Come join us on Sunday, March 12th at 1:00 PM. for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade. What better way to get out and celebrate the coming on of spring, longer days and all that is good in our community! (Note this, is the Sunday before St. Patrick’s Day.) There is a new route as well, […]
Southwestern Vermont Health Care helps employees become first-time homeowners. The Bank of Bennington and Southwestern Vermont Health Care established Healthy Homes for Bennington L3C to revitalize single-family homes in downtown neighborhoods. The first of three abandoned, run-down properties was unveiled to the community on Wednesday, February 22nd, with first-time homeowners as the occupants. Employees of Southwestern Vermont […]
Mark Donavan, President of the Board of Directors of The Bank of Bennington, announced that four new directors have joined the Board. Two joined this year, and two in preceding years.
We will be closed Monday, January 16th in observance of Martin Luther King Day.
Jim Brown, President of The Bank of Bennington, announced this week that the Bank has completed its annual giving to community food cupboards and fuel funds. This year, The Bank of Bennington is donating $25,000 to more than 20 area organizations in 11 towns. Primarily supporting the good work of food cupboards and heating assistance […]
At the annual Bennington Area Chamber of Commerce dinner, The Bank of Bennington and Jim Brown were presented with the 2016 Business Community Spirit Award. The award acknowledges the Bank’s support of community events and efforts to present Bennington in the most positive light. We are very proud of our bank and all those who work here […]
Please join Bennington County Habitat for Humanity for a Financial Empowerment Course to be held two evenings in November. The course will cover aspects of personal financial management. November 7th we will cover the topics “Money Matters,” which includes budgeting and prioritizing financial goals, and “Borrowing Basics,” which explains how credit works. November 14th we […]
We are pleased to announce the promotion of Shannon McLenithan to Senior Vice President of Residential Lending. McLenithan joined The Bank of Bennington as Vice President of Residential Lending in August of 2013. Shannon’s twenty-two year banking career has experienced her in loan operations, servicing, quality control, collections, loan compliance, secondary market, business development, marketing and project […]
The Bank of Bennington is a local community bank looking for a qualified person to join our commercial loan team in our Manchester, VT office. This position will be full-time with a generous benefit package including health and dental insurance, 401k, and vacation, personal and sick time. This position will require the successful candidate to […]
BENNINGTON – The Vermont Bankers Association honored Jim Brown with the 2016 Outstanding Community Service Banker Award, Monday morning at the North Street branch. This was the 32nd Anniversary of the award being presented to deserving bankers who exemplify real and tangible dedication to the communities in which they serve. Brown is President and CEO at […]