04/02/2012 Bar Harbor Bank & Trust Announces Beneficiary For Annual Charity Golf Tournament
Left to right: Bruce Cameron, Scott Storgaard, Jim Macleod, and Fred Brown playing in the 2011 David R. Harding Memorial Golf Tournament.
Bar Harbor, Maine — – Bar Harbor Bank & Trust has chosen the James C. MacLeod Scholarship Fund to be the beneficiary of the 19th Annual David R. Harding Memorial Golf Tournament. The golf tournament will be played on Tuesday, May 22nd at Kebo Valley Golf Course in Bar Harbor. For more information, call Cathy Planchart, at Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, 667-0660 x4655.
The proceeds from this year’s tournament will go to a scholarship fund in memory of James C. MacLeod, an avid golfer and a member of the Board of Directors of Bar Harbor Bank & Trust for 37 years, as well as a long-term employee; Vice President of Marketing and Public Relations, for 15 years. Jim gave so much to the greater MDI community as a business owner, state legislator, member of the Anah Temple Shrine, and board member for many local organizations including the MDI YMCA, Kebo Valley Golf Club, MDI Lions Club, and American Legion’s George Edwin Kirk Post #25 to name a few. Jim was also well-known as a fundraiser for many local organizations, including the MDI Hospital, Jesup Memorial Library, and others. The scholarship will go to a graduating senior from MDI High School who plans to attend a trade/vocational school. Criteria will be based on grades as well as financial need.
Bar Harbor Bank & Trust invites the community to help raise funds for the James C. MacLeod Scholarship Fund by participating in the tournament as a sponsor, golfer, or donor. Those who have already made a commitment to this year’s tourney include hole-in-one sponsor, Stanley Scooters! Golf tournament planning committee members will be contacting individuals and businesses for their sponsorship support of this annual charity tournament. For more information, please contact Cathy Planchart at 667-0660 x4655.
Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, celebrating 125 years of service, is a community bank with more than $1 billion in assets. Founded in 1887, they offer a full range of financial services and products for families, businesses, and non-profit organizations throughout Maine with 12 locations along the coast. Bar Harbor Bank &Trust is a subsidiary of Bar Harbor Bankshares (AMEX:BHB) and is named one of the 2011 Best Places to Work in Maine. For more information call 207-288-3314 or go to www.bhbt.com.