Northeast Bank is proud to announce that Matt Gutshall, a client specialist at Northeast’s Gateway location, received the Young Professionals of the Lewiston Auburn Area’s (YPLAA) Community Involvement Award.
YPLAA works to strengthen a vibrant young professional community by promoting career, social, and community development. The Community Involvement Award is given to a member who has exhibited determination and devotion to the betterment of the Lewiston-Auburn Area
As part of its commitment to social responsibility and concern for its community, Northeast Bank has donated $1,500 to the Mid Coast Hunger Prevention Program.
Northeast Bank will support Maine’s hungry by sponsoring the Mid Coast Hunger Prevention Program’s 3rd Annual Auction fundraiser which will take place November 20th at The Knights of Columbus Hall in Brunswick, from 5pm-8pm.
As part of its commitment to social responsibility and concern for its community, Northeast Bank has donated $1,500 to Sandcastle Clinical and Educational Services located in Lewiston.
Sandcastle Clinical and Educational Services, which specializes in early childhood education and intervention gratefully, received the donation, which will fund a playground shading structure at their new 72 Strawberry Avenue location in Lewiston. The new facility opens officially on September 1st.
Northeast Bancorp (“Northeast”), the holding company for Maine-based, Northeast Bank, today announced that the shareholders of Northeast approved the merger of FHB Formation, LLC with and into Northeast. The number of shares of Northeast common stock voting to approve the merger agreement represented approximately 75 percent of the total number of shares outstanding and entitled to vote. Completion of the merger is subject to customary closing conditions, as well as the approval of various regulatory agencies.
Samiratu Abdul Karim was recently awarded the 2010 Arnold Bushner-Mainely Character Scholarship, sponsored by Northeast Bank and presented at the recent awards assembly at Windham High School.
Samara was selected from more than 250 applicants from across the state to receive this highly competitive scholarship. She participated in a rigorous process that included an application, essay and personal interview. Award recipients are selected based on their leadership, community involvement and most importantly, character.
As part of the expansion of its Mortgage Division, Northeast Bank announces the hiring of Shannon Odom as a new Mortgage Loan Officer serving Northern Maine.
In the midst of Northeast Bank’s recent expansion, the company has exceeded its original plan of creating 10 new positions to handle the increased mortgage volume. So far this year, the bank has hired 14 new mortgage loan officers and continues to add positions within its mortgage division.
As part of its commitment to social responsibility and concern for its community, Northeast Bank has donated $1,000 to Rebuilding Together L/A to help in the building and restoration of homes in the Lewiston/Auburn area.
In addition to the financial contribution, Northeast Bank employees will also join other volunteers in the actual building of a home this year starting on National Rebuilding Day on
May 1. This is the 5th year that Northeast Bank has contributed to the Rebuilding Together organization and that employees have volunteered to help build.
In the effort to support financial education and its commitment to corporate social responsibility, Northeast Bank has donated $1000 to Junior Achievement, a program designed to educate children K-12 on entrepreneurship, wealth management, and economics.