Martha’s Vineyard Bank donates to local associations
EDGARTOWN – The Martha’s Vineyard Bank and the Martha’s Vineyard Bank Charitable Foundation recently announced that they have awarded a combined amount of $ 364,107 to local nonprofits earlier this year.
The Martha’s Vineyard Bank Charitable Foundation supports nonprofit community service organizations dedicated to the societal and economic development of Martha’s Vineyard.
Of these funds, $ 11,500 was distributed in the form of Employee Directed Donations, a program that gives Martha’s Vineyard Bank employees $ 500 each to be donated to a nonprofit of their choice.
Ninety-five nonprofit organizations received award funding.
Larger prizes included funds used to purchase the Fisherman’s Preservation Trust’s new ice maker, housing opportunities for low-income women at Harbor Homes, help for the Island Autism Group towards their goal from campus to campus. West Tisbury, and continued funding for TestED, a COVID-19 Testing program in schools.
The foundation also announced two upcoming deadlines.
Martha’s Vineyard Bank Charitable Foundation quarterly grant applications are due September 17, 2021.
Martha’s Vineyard Bank Charitable Monthly Grant applications are due September 30, 2021.
For a full list of organizations that received funding in 2021 and for more information on the grant process, Click here.
By, Matthew Tomlinson, CapeCod.com NewsCenter