CANTON, Mass. (August 23, 2022) – Bank of Canton has been honored with a Boston Business Journal 2022 Corporate Citizenship Award, for ranking among the region’s top corporate charitable contributors. It is the fourth consecutive year the bank achieved this distinction.
“We share this honor with our customers, whose patronage fuels our charitable giving program,” said Stephen P. Costello, president and CEO of Bank of Canton. “Together, we’re supporting the nonprofits and charities that do inspirational work in our communities.”
The 2022 Corporate Citizenship Awards recognizes 95 businesses that each gave at least $100,000 in cash contributions to Massachusetts-based charities and social service nonprofits in the last fiscal year. In addition to Bank of Canton, honorees include multi-million dollar corporations and represent a range of industries such as financial and professional services, healthcare, technology, retail, and professional sports.
“The past couple of years has presented companies and communities with many challenges, and the needs have continued to grow,” said Boston Business Journal Market President and Publisher Carolyn Jones. “It is with honor that we present our list of the Top Charitable Contributors in Massachusetts…a true example of the business community coming together to help those in need.”
Since 2005, Bank of Canton has given more than $2.57 million to local charities and nonprofit organizations through donations and sponsorships. In 2019, the bank received a Greater Boston region Banking Choice award for its “Community Contribution” ranking in the independent Banking Benchmarks® survey.
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.