Contribution to Windham Area Interfaith Ministry

Savings Institute Bank & Trust Employees Donate $3400 to Local Causes

May 03, 2016

WILLIMANTIC CT (May 2016) – Each quarter of the year Savings Institute Bank & Trust employees come together to help a local cause through the bank’s 100% employee-funded Caring and Giving Program. The first quarter of 2016 focused on assisting kids in need and donated $3,400 to twenty local organizations including Boys & Girls Club of Newport RI, Jonnycake Center of South Kingstown RI, Blessings in a Backpack of Willimantic CT, and ARC of Quinebaug Valley of Danielson CT among others.

“It’s incredible to see how much our employees contribute year after year to this program. What makes it even better is seeing the response from the organizations we help and how appreciative they are of these donations,” stated William Anderson, Senior Vice President and Caring and Giving Program Chairperson.

The Caring and Giving Program began in the year 2000 and donates thousands of dollars each year to the community. This year Savings Institute Bank & Trust employees plan on giving over $13,700 to the deserving programs they have selected.

Pictured above: Savings Institute Bank & Trust's Demetrio Ricciardone, Manger of the Main Office in Willimantic presents a contribution to Victoria Nimirowski, Director of the Windham Area Interfaith Ministry.

Savings Institute Bank & Trust Company which is headquartered in Willimantic, Connecticut offers branches throughout Rhode Island and eastern Connecticut. At $1.5 Billion in assets, the Bank is a full service community-oriented financial institution dedicated to serving the financial service needs of consumers and businesses within its market area.