Member News — Team Columbia Volunteers Prepare Back-to-School Backpacks
August 17th, 2018
This volunteer crew of Columbia Bank employees recently took part in a “back-to-school work day” at New Hope Community Ministries in North Haledon. The Team Columbia volunteers helped to prepare backpacks filled with school supplies for 160 needy children living in Paterson, North Haledon and Prospect Park.
According to Thomas Kemly, Columbia Bank’s President and CEO, “As a true community bank, Columbia regularly supports many locally-based projects, especially ones that help people in need within the towns we serve. We are proud supporters of New Hope Community Ministries and their many efforts that make a difference in people’s lives.”
Shown are the Team Columbia volunteers who participated in this back-to-school event.