Fairfield County Bank Donates $40,000 to Four Local United Way Organizations

Through a company-wide employee pledge program and corporate donations, Fairfield County Bank raised nearly $40,000 for four local United Way organizations; United Way of Western Connecticut, United Way of Coastal Fairfield County, United Way of Greater Waterbury, and United Way of Naugatuck and Beacon Falls.

Fairfield County Bank employees themselves pledged nearly $25,000 to United Way charities while Fairfield County Bank added an annual corporate donation of $15,000, with $10,000 donated to United Way of Western Connecticut and $5,000 donated to United Way of Coastal Fairfield County. Fairfield County Bank is also a Gold sponsor in United Way of Western Connecticut’s corporate sponsorship program.

“We are very proud to support the area United Way organizations as they do an incredible job strengthening our communities,” said Dan Berta, President of Fairfield County Bank. “Together, as community leaders, we can continue to make Fairfield County the best place to live and work.”

The mission of United Way is to improve lives by mobilizing caring communities to create lasting change. The vision for local United Ways is to ensure that every child enters school ready to learn, every family is financially stable, and every community they serve is healthy and strong.

Founded in 1871, Fairfield County Bank is a $1.5 billion community bank with locations throughout Fairfield County. Fairfield County Bank delivers a full range of financial services through superior customer relationships and the knowledge that when you put your money in Fairfield County Bank, it stays in Fairfield County - strengthening our communities. Visit www.fairfieldcountybank.com to find out more about the Bank.