Monson Savings Bank President & CEO Dan Moriarty, left, poses for a photo with YMCA of Greater Springfield President and CEO Dexter Johnson, right, and Debbie Kelder, executive director of the Y's Scantic Valley Branch. The bank gave the Scantic Valley branch $1,000. Photo courtesy of Monson Savings Bank

Berkshire Bank

Boston-based Berkshire Bank announced its foundation had made more than $845,000 in charitable grants across its footprint in New England and New York State, part of a pledge to give away $15 million by the end of 2024.

Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston announced a $250,000 donation to the Vermont Community Foundation to support flood relief and recover efforts after a series of devastating storms swept across the state this month.

Monson Savings Bank

Monson Savings Bank gave $1,000 to the Scantic Valley YMCA after community members voted to select it as part of the bank’s Community Giving Initiative.


Boston developer and affordable housing landlord WinnCompanies announced it awarded $70,000 in scholarships to 59 residents of WinnResidential-managed apartment communities, as well as 11 dependents of company team members, to support their post-secondary education at colleges, universities, or professional trade schools.

Community Good Works

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