|

SpencerBANK employees raise money and awareness by “going red”

(front, l to r): Amy Casavant, Rachel Quinn, Lynne Esposito, Chelsea Edwards, and Jaime Salerno. (back, l to r): Mike Pacheco, Tim Gardell, Mike Quink, Susan LaCroix, Deb Decoste, Steve Quink and Jennifer Anderson. Photo/submitted

(front, l to r): Amy Casavant, Rachel Quinn, Lynne Esposito, Chelsea Edwards, and Jaime Salerno. (back, l to r): Mike Pacheco, Tim Gardell, Mike Quink, Susan LaCroix, Deb Decoste, Steve Quink and Jennifer Anderson. Photo/submitted

Spencer- – SpencerBANK employees recently participated in National Wear Red Day in an effort to raise money for the American Heart Association's Go Red for Women movement.

On Feb. 7, employees were encouraged to donate a minimum of $5 to the American Heart Association and in return, were allowed to wear jeans and the color red for the day. This year, SpencerBANK employees generously donated $533.

“We are pleased to support this cause and help increase the awareness of the importance of heart health,” said K. Michael Robbins, president and CEO of SpencerBANK.

Funds raised by “going red” support educational programs to increase women's awareness of their risk for heart disease and also supports critical research and studies on cardiovascular health. For more information about the Go Red for Women movement, visit www.goredforwomen.org.

Founded in 1871, SpencerBANK is an independent, mutual savings bank serving the residents, businesses, and communities of Central Massachusetts from offices in Spencer, Leicester, Rutland, Warren, and Worcester.

Short URL: http://www.communityadvocate.com/?p=46312

Posted by on Mar 6 2014. Filed under Business, People and Places. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Please complete this math problem before clicking Submit * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload the CAPTCHA.

Recently Commented

  • Jason: Hi Monica, Your best resources would be their respective web pages. For Cub Scouts, I would start with...
  • Monica: Hello I,d like to enroll my 5 yr old to boys and girls scout. How can I do that, I live in Hudson.
  • Beth Bishop: Laurie and I had thought of doing the Indy show, we decided against doing the show as it is the same...
  • Paul Scott Malcolmson: This was a great article about the 50th reunion of Hudson Catholic High School. The article...
  • Linda Cavallero: I am confused by the comment by Mr Lebeaux which seems to say the board voted against Article 12 but...