From left: Bank of Canton Branch Manager Elaine Joseph (NMLS #458504), Mortgage Lender Terry Connor (NMLS #704350) and Business Development Representative Margaret Tung (NMLS #753065), with Interfaith Social Services Communications Manager Jennifer Sammons. The bank’s Quincy branch collected items throughout December that were donated to Interfaith Social Services.
CANTON, Mass. (January 7, 2019) – Bank of Canton’s 60 McGrath Highway branch in Quincy recently concluded its mitten tree collection drive benefiting Quincy’s Interfaith Social Services. Branch customers, employees and visitors donated 89 handmade and newly purchased hats, mittens, socks and scarves, which adorned the branch’s mitten tree throughout the month of December.
The bank received several handmade items from the knitters of Quincy’s Christ Church Episcopal, including local sports-themed hats with fine needlepoint decorations.
The mitten tree collection drive was part of Bank of Canton’s bank-wide holiday promotion, which also included a free public showing of the animated film Frozen at the bank’s 250-seat auditorium in Canton, as well as a craft contest for young artists that awarded $1,200 in cash prizes.
About Bank of Canton
Established in 1835, Bank of Canton is a Massachusetts-chartered mutual savings bank that offers its consumer, business and government banking customers access to a full array of deposit, loan, investment and convenience service options. As a mutual savings bank, the bank has no stockholders and acts exclusively in the best interests of its customers and communities. The bank lends throughout Massachusetts, and has branches in Canton, Quincy and Randolph and a mortgage center in Auburn. All deposits are fully insured between the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and the Depositors Insurance Fund (DIF). For more information, visit www.ibankcanton.com. Member FDIC. Member DIF. Equal Housing Lender. NMLS #408169.