Northeast Bank Donates $5,000 to Tree Street Youth’s Campaign for Growth

Lewiston, ME
Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Northeast Bank announced today a $5,000 donation to support Tree Street Youth. The donated funds will benefit their Campaign for Growth – a fundraising initiative to help expand operations and provide additional programming space for area at-risk youth.   

“Northeast Bank is committed to partnering with key organizations to help improve the lives of local youth,” said Jeanne A. Hulit, President of the Community Banking Division. “We are proud to support Tree Street Youth in their ongoing efforts to provide a secure space for students of all ages to learn and grow.”

Northeast Bank Check Presentation to Tree Street Youth

Jeanne Hulit, President of the Northeast Bank Community Banking Division with Julia Sleeper, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Tree Street Youth.

Tree Street Youth is a non-profit, 501(c)3 which serves students from the Lewiston-Auburn Communities. Their mission is to “support the youth of Lewiston-Auburn through programs rooted in academics, the arts, and athletics in a safe space that encourages healthy physical, social, emotional and academic development while building unity across lines of difference.”  Through the Campaign for Growth, Tree Street Youth is hoping to open up an additional 5,700 square feet to provide more classrooms, recreation space, and enhance their college/career aspirations center. For more information, or to find out how to get involved, please visit treestreetyouth.org.

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.