Bank of Marin Announces Fall Charitable Giving Program to Benefit Alameda Nonprofit Organizations
NOVATO, CA – (September 2, 2015) Bank of Marin (NASDAQ: BMRC) has announced a fall charitable giving program to benefit nonprofit organizations based in Alameda. The program will award a total of $10,000 with grants of $500 – $2,500 to selected organizations. Award recipients will be chosen based on how community members will be served, the geographic reach the funds have, and how the grant will benefit the Alameda community. To be eligible, nonprofits must be a 501c(3) organization with their main office located in the City of Alameda. Participants do not need to be a Bank of Marin customer.
Organizations will be chosen from submissions to the Bank of the Marin Community Relations team and received between September 1 – 30, 2015. The grant application can be found at wwwbankofmarin.com and mailed to Bank of Marin, Community Relations, PO Box 2039, Novato, CA 94948. The winners will be announced in early November.
Consistently ranked one of the “Top Corporate Philanthropists” by the San Francisco Business Times since 2003, Bank of Marin gives back more than one percent of pre-tax profit to local nonprofit organizations throughout the Bay Area. \Bank employees volunteer nearly 10,000 hours a year and sit on close to 60 nonprofit boards across the five counties the Bank serves.