Representatives from the Wakefield Interfaith Food Pantry recently accepted a financial award from The Savings Bank Charitable Foundation. Taking part in the award presentation were (from left to right) President Melissa Lowry, Anne Miller, Linda McManama and Rich Greif, all of the Wakefield Interfaith Food Pantry; and The Savings Bank Charitable Foundation Directors Therese Jarmusik, Karen Sawyer and Susan O’Neill.
The Savings Bank Charitable Foundation was established in 1997 through an initial endowment of $550,000 from The Savings Bank. The Foundation presented a total of $34,000 to 11 nonprofit organizations during the 18th distribution of funds. Over the past 19 years, the Foundation has made donations in excess of $512,000 to organizations in local communities.
Many thanks TSB for supporting the food pantry!