March 29, 2020
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Bar Harbor Bank and Trust collects over 3,500 items in first school supply drive

Community Author: Cathy Planchart
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Bar Harbor Bank & Trust | Contributed
Bar Harbor Bank & Trust | Contributed
Jacklyn Sinclair of Bar Harbor Bank & Trust in Ellsworth, ME presents school supplies to Cathy Lewis and Sherri Cox of Ellsworth Elementary Middle School.  These items were collected during the Bank’s first annual School Supply Drive.

BAR HARBOR  -–  A total of more than 3,500 items were collected at the Bar Harbor Bank & Trusts School Supply Drive, held July 22- Aug. 16. Items were collected at branch locations across Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont which included notebooks, folders, glue sticks, pencils and more.

“All donations support students and educators in the communities we call home,” said Joseph Schmitt, SVP/chief marketing officer at Bar Harbor Bank & Trust. “These supplies will help local children actively participate in classroom learning, making the educational experience better for both students and teachers.”

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 or call 888-853-7100. Member FDIC.