Friends in Action Receives a Donation from Bar Harbor Bank & Trust

Image of bank employees presenting a donation check to Friends in ActionEllsworth, Maine (December 7, 2018) – (Left to right) Chelsea Sawyer and Tim Tunney of Bar Harbor Bank & Trust in Ellsworth present a donation Jo Cooper of Friends in Action. This gift will help fund transportation and social programs for older adults and those who are disabled.
Friends in Action is a nonprofit organization offering free services to elderly and disabled residents of Hancock County, so they can live independently, with dignity and a strong quality of life. Through volunteers, they help seniors throughout the community by providing transportation, helping with household chores, and making friendly visits. Additionally, seniors can participate in numerous social, health and wellness, arts, and enrichment programs at the Senior Center located in Ellsworth. For more information, visit

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 or call 1-888-853-7100. Member FDIC.