WHO WE ARE
For more than 3 decades of partnership with its clients, the bank manifested its growth when it opened its branches in Abuyog, Leyte (1992), Tacloban City (2003), Baybay (2004), and Ormoc City (2004). With these expansion, the bank has lived up to its commitment of providing the promising micro, small and medium enterprises a chance to fair and equitable financial access; and its commitment of providing the farmers, fisherfolks and artisans wider access to capital needed for sustainable agricultural production through its agricultural loan facilities and other programs.
The success of the bank has made its name in the industry being reputed as one of the stable rural banks in Eastern Visayas Region in the Philippines, as evidenced when it has been adjudged as the Most Outstanding Rural Bank in Eastern Visayas for three times.
RBDI was first to introduce modern banking technology in the municipality of Dulag where its main office is located. It has installed its Automated Teller Machine (ATM) in its Head Office and in Abuyog Branch.
Today, the bank has increased its resources to support its vision of becoming a leader in community banking by providing sustainable operations and countryside development services in partnership with its allies, both local and international.
To promote and expand the rural economy by providing the people with means to increase their income and purchasing power through a stimulation of capital for productive activities. The bank will serve as the financial agency that will provide assurance of their money savings and at the same time provide the community with liberal lending policy that will discourage loan sharks and usurers from undermining the strength and enthusiasm of small entrepreneurs.
Meeting the normal credit needs of small farmers, fishermen or farm families as well as small merchants and small industries in the rural areas to accelerate production for a sound economy and progressive country as a whole.