American Council of Engineering Companies of Massachusetts 

The American Council of Engineering Companies of Massachusetts gave Randolph resident Walee Attia, a student at Johns Hopkins University, its 2021 Education Corporation Presidents’ Scholarship.

Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union

Lowell’s Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union’s foundation presented Project Kompass with a $1,500 donation via its fourth-quarter “Give-a-Click” campaign, where community members vote for a charity which then receives a donation for that quarter. Project Kompass provides housing and services to homeless young adults in the Merrimack Valley area.


Cleveland, Ohio-based KeyBank has partnered with The Eastern Area of The Links, Incorporated – which describes itself as one of the nation’s oldest and largest volunteer service organizations of professional women of African descent – to conduct free Key4Women business education workshops and provide $25,000 in micro-grant opportunities to small business owners in the communities served by Eastern Area Link Chapters, including the Boston area.

Lee Bank

Lee Bank announced its foundation made $68,560 in donations to 12 Berkshires-area organizations during the fourth quarter, bringing its total 2021 giving to $228,810.

Main Street Bank 

Marlborough-based Main Street Bank made $5,000 donations to each of the following four nonprofits: United Way of Tri-County, Habitat for Humanity of North Central Massachusetts, Thrive Support & Advocacy Inc. and United Way of North Central MA Youth Venture.


Holyoke-based PeoplesBank announced the bank set a new internal record for yearly charitable contributions: $1.315 million. The record also marks the third year in a row the bank has made more than $1.3 million in donations.

Rollstone Bank and Trust 

Fitchburg-based Rollstone Bank and Trust donated $5,000 to Mount Wachusett Community College to help fund its new International Center for the Promotion of Diversity and Inclusion,. The center was established with a mission to be a resource for students, faculty, staff and the greater community on issues of equity through education, outreach and advocacy.

Community Good Works

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