River Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ: RIVR), an Indiana corporation (the “Corporation”) and holding company for River Valley Financial Bank (the “Bank”), based in Madison, Indiana announced today that it has declared a cash dividend of $0.21 per share of its Common Stock for the quarter ending September 30, 2010. The annualized rate of the dividend reflects $0.84 per share. The dividend record date will be as of October 1, 2010 and will be payable on October 15, 2010. This dividend represents the fifty-third consecutive dividend paid by the Corporation. River Valley Bancorp/River Valley Financial Bank is based in Madison, Indiana and has nine bank locations in the Madison, Hanover, Charlestown, Sellersburg, Floyds Knobs, and New Albany Indiana area. A tenth office is located in Carrollton, KY.