Boston-based Citizens has joined forces with Feeding America, contributing more than $1 million as a Leadership-level partner to further broaden and deepen its efforts to help fight hunger. In Greater Boston, Citizens has contributed a total of $200,000 to support The Greater Boston Food Bank. Additionally, throughout the month of September, Citizens will host a virtual food drive supporting Feeding America. Each dollar donated will provide 10 meals in communities served by the bank and Citizens will match each dollar donated up to $20,000.
Worcester-based Cornerstone Bank is donating $28,500 to the Town of Warren, Mass to assist with important programs within the town.
Monson Savings Bank
Monson Savings Bank launched their 150 Build-a-Bike campaign this year, with more than $20,000 worth of bikes being purchased and donated to local children.
Newburyport Bank has donated $5,000 as a Legacy Hero Sponsor to the Immaculate Conception School in Newburyport in support of three important upcoming fundraisers. It has also made a donation through its foundation of $20,000 to the Firehouse Center for the Arts as a sponsor of their Summer Outdoor Series.