MassLive: PeoplesBank Supports Chicopee Boys & Girls Club’s Power Hour Homework Help Program
HOLYOKE, MA (March 20, 2017) – "PeoplesBank is proud to support the work of the Boys and Girls Club of Chicopee, as they are making such a difference in their community. Power Hour helps students build the skills needed to be successful, in an environment that is supportive and safe," stated Matthew Bannister, First Vice President, Marketing and Innovation for PeoplesBank in a recent article published by The Republican and MassLive.
About:PeoplesBank is a leader in innovation, corporate responsibility, environmental sustainability, and employee engagement. Our three LEED® certified offices are environmentally friendly, and we have financed more than $111 million in wind, hydroelectric, and solar energy projects.
As the largest community bank in the market, we have a unique ability to help the communities we serve through volunteer efforts and millions of dollars in donations to charitable and civic causes. Our associates devote an average of 6,000 hours to volunteer work each year, and 48 of the bank’s officers serve on the boards of directors and committees of 115 nonprofit organizations in the area.
As a mutual bank, PeoplesBank is responsible to its depositors, employees, and the community. This organizational structure allows us to focus on the long-term viability of the bank and the best interests of our customers.