BAR HARBOR, MAINE – Thanks to all who participated in Bar Harbor Bank & Trust’s first annual Pet Supply Drive held from May 6 thru May 31, 2019. A total of more than 1,400 items were collected at branch locations across Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont and included pet food, cat litter, cleaning supplies, as well as new toys and bedding!
The local, non-profit animal shelters and humane societies benefitting from these donations are listed below by state.
New Hampshire: Franklin Animal Shelter, Animal Rescue League of NH, Upper Valley Humane Society, Sullivan County Humane Society, Pope Memorial SPCA of Concord, Humane Society for Greater Nashua, We Are Animal Guardians, Animal Rescue League of NH, Sullivan County Humane Society, Lost My Way Animal Shelter
Vermont: Lucy Mackenzie Humane Society, Rutland County Humane Society, Random Rescue
Maine: SPCA of Hancock County, Bangor Humane Society, SOS Lubec Cat Shelter, Ark Animal Shelter, Kennebec Valley Humane Society, Midcoast Humane Society
“The Pet Supply Drive addresses a need in our local communities – caring for pets in local animal shelters,” said Joseph Schmitt, SVP/Chief Marketing Officer at Bar Harbor Bank & Trust. “We appreciate all of the contributions. Together we can do more.”
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, Maine 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 www.barharbor.bank or call 888-853-7100. Member FDIC.