Pictured left to right: Shaunna Murphy, Foundation Associate, The Provident Bank Foundation; Andrea Reid, Events & Community Relations, Provident Bank; June Webre, Regional President Lehigh Valley, Provident Bank; Julie Von Funk, Credit Analyst, Provident Bank; Patrick Fields, Credit Analyst, Provident Bank; Jane Kurek, Executive Director, The Provident Bank Foundation.
“Not only is the Volunteer Challenge an ideal opportunity for us to demonstrate our corporate motto of ‘Commitment You Can Count On,’ but it also serves as a great team-building effort for our Lehigh Valley employees,” said June Webre, Regional President Lehigh Valley, Provident Bank. “To partner this year with the Volunteer Center as a premier sponsor and also the chairperson of the Volunteer Challenge was a natural match for us and represents everything that we stand for as the Valley’s neighborhood bank.”
This year, jointly committed $7,500 as a Premier Sponsor of the Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley’s 2017 Volunteer Challenge. In addition to the $7,500 in funding, the Bank also gave a $2,000 donation to Easton Area Neighborhood Center as part of its project, which was to complete a refresher on the Center’s Community Room. “Each year that we participate brings an increasing number of departments and branches together for what is always a fun and inspiring initiative,” adds Webre.and
About Provident Bank
Provident Bank, (www.provident.bank) a community-oriented bank offering “Commitment you can count on” since 1839, is the wholly owned subsidiary of Provident Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE:PFS), which reported assets of $9.51 billion as of March 31, 2017. With $6.53 billion in deposits, Provident Bank provides a comprehensive suite of financial products and services through its network of branches throughout northern and central New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania. The Bank also provides fiduciary and wealth management services through its wholly owned subsidiary, Beacon Trust Company.
About The Provident Bank Foundation
The Provident Bank Foundation was established in 2003 by Provident Bank to enhance the quality of life in the region through support of not-for-profit groups, institutions, schools and other 501(c)(3) organizations that provide services in communities served by the Bank. Since inception, the Foundation has granted more than $22 million to not-for-profit organizations and institutions working toward stronger communities. For more information about The Provident Bank Foundation, visit or call (862) 260-3990.