Bank of New Hampshire Helps Upgrade Technology at the Lakes Region Scholarship Foundation
Laconia, New Hampshire – March 2, 2017 – The cost of higher education is continually on the rise and young adults are taking their future finances serious when deciding their best option for college. The Lakes Region Scholarship Foundation is one of many organizations that students turn to for grant assistance which is why Bank of New Hampshire is proud to assist with a donation in the amount of $7,500 which will be used to update their technology.
“We are grateful to Bank of New Hampshire for their continued support of the Lakes Region Scholarship Foundation since 1982. This money, coupled with a grant from the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation, will allow us to complete vital technology updates for our organization in order to better and more efficiently serve the young people of the Lakes Region,” stated Joan Cormier, Executive Director for the Lakes Region Scholarship Foundation. “It will also allow us to do our work in a more cyber-safe environment. The Bank’s generosity certainly lives up to their tagline, New Hampshire’s Local Bank.”
The Lakes Region Scholarship Foundation promotes and encourages scholarships and opportunities for higher education among residents of the Lakes Region of New Hampshire. Since their inception in 1956, they have provided scholarships to over 4,800 recipients totaling over $5.5 million.
For more information, visit www.lrscholarship.org.
Bank of New Hampshire, founded in 1831, provides deposit, lending and wealth management products and services to families and businesses throughout New Hampshire. With 24 banking offices throughout New Hampshire and assets exceeding $1.4 billion, Bank of New Hampshire is the oldest and largest independent bank in the state. Bank of New Hampshire is a mutual organization, focused on the success of the bank’s customers, communities and employees, rather than stockholders. For more information, call 1-800-832-0912 or visit www.BankNH.com.
Photo Caption (L-R): Vickie Routhier, EVP – Chief Retail Banking and Marketing Officer for Bank of New Hampshire; Barry Leonard, Jr., EVP – Chief Commercial Banking Officer for Bank of New Hampshire; Joan Cormier, Executive Director for the Lakes Region Scholarship Foundation; James Waldron, Treasurer for the Lakes Region Scholarship Foundation; Paulette Loughlin, Assistant Director for the Lakes Region Scholarship Foundation.
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Tiffany BaertPublic Relations Officer