Community Good Works

Woburn-based Northern Bank employees, working in partnership with nonprofit Heading Home and its “Up & Out” program, helped a displaced family move into permanent housing in July.

Banks See Benefits from Growing Giving

Some community banks, including those that are mutually owned, have taken a further step in their philanthropic endeavors by setting up a charitable foundation that gives out grants separate from the bank’s earnings.

Finding Opportunity in Philanthropy

It’s the rare company that has not donated financially toward a community project, but the positive impact a local business can make by contributing in other ways can extend far beyond the occasional novelty check.

2017 Community Bank Heroes

Every year, Banker & Tradesman sets out to recognize community bankers who stand out from their peers. These individuals not only excel in their careers, they also devote professional and personal time to making the communities they serve better places for all.