Happy International Friendship Day! The U.N. General Assembly created this day with the idea that friendship between peoples, countries, cultures and individuals can inspire peace efforts and build bridges between communities. Provident Bank expresses its gratitude and appreciation of our diverse team of employees, customers and communities. Today, make sure you show your appreciation to the friends that you can always count on!
Pictured (L-R) are: Tom Lyons, EVP/CFO, Provident Bank; Yvonne Lopez, Executive Director/CEO, PRAHD; Jane Kurek, Executive Director, The Provident Bank Foundation; Jason Conway, VP/Market Manager, Provident Bank.
Provident Bank received the Corporate Excellence Award from the Puerto Rican Association for Human Development (PRAHD) at the organization’s 31st Annual Roberto Clemente Gala that was held on October 20th in Iselin, N.J. Accepting the award on behalf of Provident Bank was Tom Lyons, EVP/CFO.
Provident Bank and The Provident Bank Foundation have been long-time supporters of PRAHD and have provided grants and financial support to several of PRAHD’s programs. In addition, Provident Bank employees have volunteered their time to serve on PRAHD’s Board of Directors, Roberto Clemente Gala Committee, and at PRAHD facilities.
PRAHD is a thriving, comprehensive, human services agency that serves thousands of New Jersey residents throughout Middlesex, Union and Hudson counties. They operate 10 programs across a wide spectrum of unmet human service needs which target education, housing, benefits access, youth development, preventative health, respite home care for the developmentally disabled and senior services.
About Provident Bank
Provident Bank (http://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 $9.54 billion as of June 30, 2017. With $6.50 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.