Dime Bank Foundation Donates $7,500 to the Furniture Bank of Southeastern Connecticut

The Dime Bank Foundation has announced a recent grant to the Furniture Bank of Southeastern Connecticut.

Norwich, CT1/11/2019 12:00:00 AM

The Dime Bank Foundation recently donated $7,500 to the Furniture Bank of Southeastern Connecticut.  This year’s donation marks the eleventh consecutive year of Dime Bank’s support to the organization. 

Funds will be used to purchase beds for needy families in southeastern Connecticut.  Recipients include but are not limited to victims of fire or flood, disabled veterans, young military families, single parents, the elderly, and the formerly homeless.

The Furniture Bank, located in Gales Ferry, CT has operated for thirty-five years.  Originally an outreach of St. Luke Lutheran Church, the Furniture Bank receives recipient referrals from social service agencies.

About Dime Bank Foundation

In 1998, Dime Bank established the Dime Foundation enabling the bank to support and give back to the communities it serves. The foundation provides funding for charitable, cultural, literary, scientific, and educational non-profit organizations. For more information about Dime Bank Foundation, visit https://dime-bank.com/About-Us/In-The-Community/Dime-Foundation.

Established in 1869, Dime Bank is a mutual bank with over $870 million in assets and 12 convenient branch locations throughout southeastern and shoreline Connecticut and Westerly, Rhode Island. As a full-service financial institution, Dime offers consumer and commercial banking, home mortgages, trust services, and through Dime Investment Services, a subsidiary of Dime Bank, insurance and investment services – all delivered with a personal touch. For more information about Dime Bank, visit https://dime-bank.com. Member FDIC.

For more information, contact:

Lauren Sposato, Associate Director of Marketing

P: 860.859.2152
F: 860.823.1787
E: lsposato@dime-bank.com