James Brown, President and CEO of The Bank of Bennington, has been appointed to the Mutual Savings Association Advisory Committee, a national group that advises the Department of the Treasury on best practices for mutual savings banks. Formed by the Dodd-Frank Act, the committee is made up of ten mutual bank CEOs from around the […]
On July 10th, 2017, The Bank of Bennington presented a $25,000 donation to Southwestern Vermont Health Care (SVHC) Wednesday morning at the bank’s flagship location at 155 North Street in Bennington. The funds, given in celebration of the bank’s centennial year, are dedicated to the creation of several interactive, child-friendly waiting areas within the health […]
Vermont Magazine thought our 100-year history was impressive and interesting, so they wrote this nice article about us with many historic pictures from our archives. Here is an article that appeared in March/April issue of Vermont Magazine. Vermont Magazine Article
The Bank of Bennington is delighted to be awarded the the Best of Business Awards from the Vermont Business Magazine’s annual competition! We won the first EVER Vermont Business Magazine readers poll of the best stand-out businesses in the Green Mountain State for Bennington and Rutland Counties. Read more about it here: http://bit.ly/2pOElMr
RUTLAND, VT – The Bank of Bennington recently announced that Karen Worcester has joined the bank as Manager of their newest branch at 143 Woodstock Avenue in Rutland. Worcester joins The Bank of Bennington with nearly thirty-years of banking experience. She started her career as a teller for Vermont National and was most recently an […]
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 […]