Northeast Bank Contributes $5,000 to The Opportunity Alliance

Lewiston, ME
Monday, March 28, 2016

Northeast Bank announced today a $5,000 donation to The Opportunity Alliance. The donated funds will provide family literacy classes to the Parkside Neighborhood Center in Portland, as well as bolster the Work-Life Advisor Program, which aims to help individuals overcome barriers to employment. 

“Family literacy education and small business mentoring are critical building blocks for a strong community,” said Jeanne A. Hulit, President of the Community Banking Division “We are proud to partner with The Opportunity Alliance in their efforts to help local families and businesses.”

Northeast Bank Check Presentation to The Opportunity Alliance

Jeanne Hulit, President of the Northeast Bank Community Banking Division presents check to Mike Tarpinian, President and CEO of The Opportunity Alliance.

The Opportunity Alliance is a private non-profit, 501 (c)(3) which serves as the Community Action Agency for Cumberland County. Their mission is to “work with people to build better lives and stronger communities.”  The Opportunity Alliance offers several programs to their constituents, including Family and Community Supports, Children and Youth Mental Health Services, Adult Mental Health Services, Crisis Intervention and Prevention, Early Childhood Education and a variety of Community Initiatives.

About Northeast Bank
Northeast Bancorp (NASDAQ: NBN) is the holding company for Northeast Bank, a full-service bank headquartered in Lewiston, Maine. We offer traditional banking services through the Community Banking Division, which operates ten full-service branches that serve customers located in western, central, and southern Maine. From our Maine and Boston locations, we also lend throughout the New England area. Our Loan Acquisition and Servicing Group (LASG) purchases and originates commercial loans on a nationwide basis. In addition, our Small Business Lending division supports the needs of growing businesses nationally. ableBanking, a division of Northeast Bank, offers savings products to consumers online. Information regarding Northeast Bank can be found on its website at WWW.NORTHEASTBANK.COM.