Bar Harbor Bank & Trust makes large gift to Boys & Girls Club of Manchester

Manchester, New Hampshire (January 25, 2019) – (Left to right) Steve McMahon of the Boys & Girls Club of Manchester was on hand as Marion Colombo and Curtis Simard of Bar Harbor Bank & Trust present a generous donation to Diane Fitzpatrick of the Boys & Girls Club of Manchester, joined by John Mercier of Bar Harbor Bank & Trust. The presentation of this gift on January 25 culminates a week of grand opening festivities at Bar Harbor Bank & Trust’s new branch at 1000 Elm Street in Manchester.
 
“We are extremely grateful to Bar Harbor Bank & Trust for this generous investment in our kids,” said Diane Fitzpatrick, CEO of the Boys & Girls Club of Manchester. “It is more important than ever that we provide safe spaces and enriching programs that encourage and guide our young people on a path toward a brighter future. We welcome Bar Harbor Bank & Trust to the Manchester community and applaud them for making an immediate impact on our children and future community leaders.”
 
“The Boys & Girls Club of Manchester provides essential programs and services, which have a tremendous impact on the lives of hundreds of children, most of whom live in poverty. Through the great work of the Boys & Girls Club, these children build confidence and self-worth, which sets them on a path to future success,” said John Mercier, EVP Chief Lending Officer at Bar Harbor Bank & Trust. “Bar Harbor Bank & Trust is thrilled to be part of the Manchester community and we are pleased to make this gift to such a worthy cause.”
 
Bar Harbor Bankshares (NYSE American: BHB) is the parent company of its wholly owned subsidiary, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust. Operating over 50 locations across Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust is headquartered in Bar Harbor, Maine and has more than $3.5 billion in assets. As a leading Northern New England community bank, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust offers a full range of personal and business banking services, as well as wealth management services through its subsidiaries Bar Harbor Trust Services and Charter Trust Company. For more information about Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, visit www.barharbor.bank or call 888-853-7100. Member FDIC.
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