“We want our customers to come to us for everything and anything, whether it’s banking or not," says newly installed President and COO Willard Miley.
First County Bank Foundation is now accepting 2018 grant applications for nonprofit organizations in lower Fairfield County.
More than $663,000 was given to 82 local nonprofit groups at the Annual Celebration of Mutual Partnerships on Nov. 15.
First County Bank Foundation recently issued a summary of the $96,500 granted to a total of 17 nonprofits in Norwalk so far this year.
First County Bank Foundation has announced that, so far in 2017, it has awarded 11 Greenwich-based nonprofits a total of $45,500.
The First County Bank Foundation are accepting applications for its second annual “First Class Grant Program for Teachers.”
The Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum received a $1,000 grant from the First County Bank Foundation in support of its education program.
The bank has grown from its initial $5 deposit in 1851 to having over $310 million in assets under management.
More than half-a-million dollars in grants this year alone.
A total of 19 Norwalk-based nonprofit groups receive funding to support programs for children, teens and families.
The funding will go toward the the Greenwich Alliance for Education's Going Places with Books program, which serves low-income preschoolers.
Karen M. Kelly will replace Katherine A. Harris at the charitable arm of the Stamford-based bank.
First County Bank's philanthropic foundation has reached its $5 million benchmark in total grants awarded to Fairfield County nonprofits since its formation in 2001.