Columbia Bank Participates In Boys & Girls Club Reading Program
FAIR LAWN, NJ – April 27, 2017 -- Columbia Bank recently volunteered as “Reading Heroes” at the Boys and Girls Club of Passaic. Shown participating are the “Team Columbia” volunteers and their after school reading partners.
The special program is designed to encourage reading to elementary school children. Following the reading of several stories, the children attended a book fair where they were allowed to select their favorite books, compliments of Columbia Bank.
“We are extremely pleased to assist this Boys and Girls Club with their mission to help children lead independent and productive lives,” said Thomas Kemly, Columbia Bank’s President and CEO. “As a true community bank, Team Columbia remains committed to supporting local charitable organizations that make a difference in people’s lives.” The Club serves about 1,000 kids per day from both Paterson and Passaic.
About Columbia Bank
Headquartered in Fair Lawn, NJ, Columbia Bank has an asset base of over 5 billion and 47 full-service offices throughout New Jersey. Columbia Bank offers a wide range of consumer and commercial products, including online and mobile banking, localized lending centers as well as title, investment and wealth management services. For more information about Columbia Bank’s full line of products and services, visit their website at columbiabankonline.com.