SAVINGS BANK OF DANBURY FOUNDATION
2012 AWARDS GRANTED
The Savings Bank of Danbury Foundation awarded $140,050 to 46 agencies at receptions held in both Waterbury and Danbury. The awards represent a 6% increase in contributions over last year. A committee of Savings Bank of Danbury corporators, directors and bank officers administer the SBD Foundation.
The Savings Bank of Danbury is a strong community leader in the greater Danbury and Waterbury areas. The Foundation was established in 2004 and, since that time, has awarded over $949,000 to local non-profit organizations making a positive difference in the communities in which we live and work.
The 2012-2013 grants help support agencies in the areas of Health and Human Service, Education, Arts and Culture and Community and Economic Development.
“At Savings Bank of Danbury, we are about people serving people,” stated Hal Wibling, President and CEO of Savings Bank of Danbury. “We value our role in supporting our neighbors and being active members of the community through the bank’s employee volunteer initiative. The Foundation’s mission is to strengthen our communities by providing grants to non-profit organizations that are vital to the well-being, growth and prosperity of the communities in which we live and work.”
A complete list of SBD Foundation grants may be viewed on our website www.SBDanbury.com.
Established in 1849, and headquartered at 220 Main Street, Danbury, Savings Bank of Danbury is a mutual savings bank with assets in excess of $750 Million. With 13 branch offices located in Bethel, Brookfield, Danbury, New Fairfield, New Milford, Newtown, Southbury and Waterbury, Savings Bank of Danbury is committed to the communities it serves and to providing exceptional products and services to both its personal and business customers.