January 19, 2020
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Bar Harbor Bank & Trust collects more than 3,000 items in food drive

Community Author: Leanne James
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BAR HARBOR — Bar Harbor Bank & Trust collected more than 3,000 food items during the bank’s 31st annual “Food for Good” food drive. Between Oct. 21 and Nov. 22 customers and employees dropped off non-perishable food items at Bar Harbor Bank & Trust branches to help neighbors in need. The collected items were then delivered to over 30 food pantries across Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont.

“Thanks to the generosity of our customers, neighbors, and employees, the shelves of our local food pantries are a little more stocked for families in need during Thanksgiving and the winter months ahead,” said Joseph Schmitt, SVP, chief marketing officer at Bar Harbor Bank & Trust. “Giving back to the people in the places we call home is a priority for Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, and we are honored to provide this outlet for community giving.”

Bar Harbor Bankshares (NYSE American: BHB) is the parent company of its wholly owned subsidiary, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust. Operating over 50 locations across Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust is headquartered in Bar Harbor and has more than $3.6 billion in assets.  As a leading Northern New England community bank, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust offers a full range of personal and business banking services, as well as wealth management services through its subsidiaries Bar Harbor Trust Services and Charter Trust Company.  For more information about Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, visit barharbor.bank or call 888-853-7100.  Member FDIC.