Bristol County Savings Bank tabbed as a top charitable contributor
TAUNTON, Mass. — Bristol County Savings Bank (BCSB), headquartered in Taunton, Massachusetts, announces that it was recently named to the 2017 list of Top Charitable Contributors in Massachusetts by Boston Business Journal.
The Bank was ranked No. 42 on the list of a record 94 companies that granted at least $100,000 to Massachusetts non-profits during the 2016 calendar year. Bristol County Savings Bank awarded more than $1.5 million to various Massachusetts 501(c)(3) organizations last year. The companies were honored at BBJ’s 12th Annual Corporate Citizenship Awards held earlier this month at Fenway Park in Boston.
The Bristol County Savings Charitable Foundation was established in 1996 as part of the Bank’s 150th Anniversary celebration. Its purpose is to fund needs that contribute to the economic and the social well-being of the people and institutions located in the greater Taunton/Attleboro Region, the greater New Bedford/Dartmouth Region, the Fall River Region and the Pawtucket Region, with particular emphasis in the areas of education and literacy, economic development and housing for the low- to moderateincome population.