Northeast Bank Donates $10,000 to Junior Achievement of Maine

Lewiston, ME
Monday, April 3, 2017

Northeast Bank announced today a $10,000 donation to support Junior Achievement of Maine (JA). This donation will help support two major fundraising initiatives – the Titan Challenge and Maine Business Hall of Fame Gala – as well as JA programming throughout the state.  In addition, Northeast Bank will increase volunteerism with the organization, including participation in financial literacy events at local schools.

“Supporting the financial education of our youth is a top priority at Northeast Bank.” said Rick Wayne, President and CEO. “We are proud to partner with Junior Achievement in this effort and are hopeful that our contribution makes a difference.”

Junior Achievement of Maine partners with local schools and businesses to provide financial education for all students, from elementary to high school. Through a wide array of programs, including JA in a Day, and the Titan Challenge, communities are able to come together to better prepare the younger generations for a financially stable future.

Northeast Bank Check Request to Junior Achievement

Michelle Anderson, President of Junior Achievement of Maine with Jeff Wright, SVP, Retail Sales and Operations Manager for Northeast Bank’s Community Banking Division.

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.