M&S Bank was originally chartered as the Bank of Hawthorne in 1959. Today we have thirteen banking offices in Alachua, Clay and Marion counties. The bank is supervised by a local board of directors and experienced senior management team. The composition of our board defines the culture of a bank - a true community based and focused financial institution. The success achieved by M&S Bank is the result of a total commitment to making our customers satisfied by delivering competitive products in a friendly personal manner. Our officers and employees pride themselves in developing permanent relationships with our clients. Every customer is given personal service. At M&S Bank, you are more than just another number.