C&N Donates $150,000 to Toward Area Education
WELLSBORO, PA – Citizens & Northern Bank recognized the importance of investing in local education with $150,000 in donations to area Educational Improvement and Scholarship Organizations.
Education is key to a strong and prosperous community. However, there are many roadblocks preventing children from receiving the level of education they deserve. Citizens & Northern Bank is committed to closing this gap by supporting local organizations that have made it their mission to make sure every child has access to the best education possible. By investing in our youth, we are putting our local economies on the path to sustained growth and giving our children more opportunities to thrive.
The following organizations were presented with checks to support their mission for providing strong educational programs:
First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania – $80,000 to be split amongst twelve school districts:
- Williamsport Area: $6,500
- Jersey Shore Area: $4,500
- Troy Area: $6,500
- Sayre Area: $4,500
- Athens Area: $6,500
- Sullivan County: $6,500
- Coudersport Area: $6,500
- Muncy Area: $2,500
- Loyalsock Area: $2,500
- East Lycoming Area: $2,500
- Galeton Area: $2,500
- Port Allegany: $4,500
- Cameron County: $4,500
- Montoursville Area: $6,500
- Warrior Run Area: $6,500
- Montgomery Area: $6,500
- Keystone Elk Country Alliance – $2,500
- Potter County Education Council – $3,500
- Bradford County Regional Arts Council – $3,500
- Towanda Area School District Foundation – $5,000
- Tioga County Foundation – $18,000
- Diocese of Scranton Scholarship Foundation – $22,500
- General Council of Assemblies of God – $7,500
- Trinity Lutheran Church and School – $7,500
“At Citizens & Northern, we believe we have a very important role to play in our local communities. It all starts with our youth – doing our part to provide them with valuable opportunities to learn and grow will lead to a brighter future for all of us,” said Brad Scovill, President & CEO of Citizens & Northern Bank.
Citizens & Northern Bank is a local, independent community bank providing complete financial, investment and insurance services through 26 full service offices located throughout Cameron, Potter, McKean, Tioga, Bradford, Sullivan and Lycoming counties in Pennsylvania and Steuben County, NY. C&N’s most recently opened Elmira, NY loan production office offers commercial, residential and consumer lending services. C&N can be found on the worldwide web at www.cnbankpa.com. The Company’s stock is listed on NASDAQ Capital Market Securities under the symbol CZNC.