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LATEST PRESS RELEASES

Liberty Bank, Rotary Clubs to Raise Funds for Thanksgiving Food
— October 13, 2017 » Download

Two Willimantic Nonprofits Win Grant Contest
— October 6, 2017 » Download

Liberty Bank Foundation Approves $99,800 in Grants
— October 5, 2017 » Download

Middlesex Habitat for Humanity of CT Wins $20,000 Grant Contest
— October 5, 2017 » Download

Liberty Bank Giving Circle Donations Total $28,000
— July 27, 2017 » Download

Liberty Bank "Lends a Hand" to Local Communities
— July 11, 2017 » Download

Liberty Bank Foundation approves $106,800 in grants
— June 23, 2017 » Download

Eleven Middletown Area Grads Receive Scholarships from Liberty Bank Foundation
— June 12, 2017 » Download

Cheshire High School Student Receives Donald B. Wilbur Scholarship
— June 8, 2017 » Download

Liberty Bank Foundation Approves $13,000 in Grants to New Britain-based Organizations
— June 8, 2017 » Download

Liberty Bank Seeks Willard M. McCrae Community Diversity Award Nominations
— June 8, 2017 » Download

Liberty Bankers Get Ready to Lend a Hand
— June 1, 2017 » Download

Liberty Bank Foundation Donates $100,500 to Norwich, New London and Windham Communities
— May 10, 2017 » Download

Eight Students Receive Scholarships from Liberty Bank Foundation
— May 10, 2017 » Download

Bridge Family Center Receives $5,000 Grant from Liberty Bank Foundation

-- May 10, 2017 » Download

Damaris Garcia Appointed to Liberty Bank Foundation Board
— April 21, 2017 » Download

Geralyn ‘Jewell’ Jones honored as 100 Women of Color
— March 27, 2017 » Download

Liberty BankFoundation approves $138,637 in grants
— March 20, 2017 » Download

Liberty BankFoundation donates $44,000 to New Haven Community
— February 14, 2017 » Download

Liberty Bank, Rotary Clubs Raise Record $281,800 in Thanksgiving Drive
— November 21, 2016 » Download

Liberty Honors Marzena Bukowski for Volunteerism
— November 15, 2016 » Download

Liberty Bank Presents Willard M. McRae Community Diversity Award to Chris George
— November 9, 2016 » Download

Liberty, Rotary Clubs Partner to Raise Funds for Thanksgiving Food
— October 11, 2016 » Download

Local Foundations Partner to Support Youth Employment
— August 1, 2016 » Download

Liberty Lends A Hand Wrap-Up!
— July 21, 2016 » Download

Nominations Sought for 2016 McRae Diversity Award
— July 19, 2016 » Download press release  » Download nomination form

Foundation Approves $114,750 for Second Quarter 2016
— June 29, 2016 » Download

Montville High School Graduate Receives Donald B. Wilbur Scholarship from Liberty Bank Foundation
— June 17, 2016 » Download

Foundation Presents $114,750 for Second Quarter 2016
— June 16, 2016 » Download

Liberty Lends a Hand
— May 27, 2016 » Download

Three Local School Districts Receive Early Literacy Grant
— May 27, 2016 » Download

2016 Youth In Action Award Recipients
— May 20, 2016 » Download

City of New Britain Celebrates New Housing to Combat Homelessness
— April 12, 2016 » Download

James A. Mengacci Elected to Liberty Bank Foundation Board of Directors
— April 11, 2016 » Download

Foundation Presents $130,000 for First Quarter 2016
— April 6, 2016 » Download

Foundation Approves $170,000 for First Quarter 2016
— March 14, 2016 » Download

Liberty Bank is seeking applications for the 2016 Donald B. Wilbur Scholarship
— March 8, 2016 » Download

Nominations Sought for 2016 Youth In Action Award
— March 2, 2016 » Download

Foundation Approves $131,350 for Fourth Quarter 2015
— February 25, 2016 » Download

Foundation Presents $123,850 in Grants
— January 31, 2016 » Download

 
2015 PRESS RELEASES

Liberty Bank Presents Willard M. McRae Community Diversity Award to Maria Campos-Harlow
— December 10, 2015 » Download

Liberty Bank, Rotary Clubs Raise Record $267,456 to Help Fill Thanksgiving Food Baskets
— November 30, 2015 » Download

Mark Vickery Named to Liberty Bank Volunteer Hall of Fame — October 22, 2015 » Download

Foundation Presents $47,500 in Grants — October 20, 2015 » Download

Liberty Management Team Joins Habitat Veterans Build — October 19, 2015 » Download

Liberty Bankers Take ALS Challenge — October 14, 2015 » Download

Kara Pedersen Joins Liberty Bank Foundation — September 8, 2015 » Download

Funders Partner to Expand Summer Jobs for Youth in Meriden and Wallingford — July 21, 2015 » Download
Read the article in the New Haven Register.

Nominations Sought for 2015 McRae Diversity Award — July 13, 2015 » Download
Download a nomination form.

Annual Giving Circle Grants $44,500 to Agencies Serving the Homeless — July 9, 2015 » Download

Old Saybrook Student Receives Donald B. Wilbur Scholarship — July 9, 2015 » Download

Foundation Awards $115,000 in Grants for Second Quarter — June 18, 2015 » Download

Two Local Students Receive Liberty Bank Youth In Action Awards — April 23, 2015 » Download

Liberty's Giving Circle Supports Agencies Serving the Homeless — April 13, 2015 » Download

Credit for Life Fair Comes to Middletown and New London High Schools — April 13, 2015 » Download

First-Ever Career Fair Held by Business Council of the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern CT — March 19, 2015
See coverage in the Norwich Bulletin.

Foundation Awards $97,100 in First Quarter Grants — March 18, 2015 » Download

Foundation Grant Enables Expansion of Reach Out and Read to Bristol — January 20, 2015 » Download
See coverage in The Bristol Press and on WTNH.

2014 PRESS RELEASES

Sara Chaney Receives Willard M. McRae Community Diversity Award — December 4, 2014
See coverage in the The New London Day.

Liberty Bank/Rotary Club Thanksgiving Dinner Drive Sets New Record — November 24, 2014 » Download

Liberty Bank Foundation Named "Outstanding Foundation of 2014" by AFP — November 14, 2014 » Download

Jewell Jones Elected to Liberty Bank Foundation Board of Directors — October 3, 2014 » Download

Liberty Seeks Nominations for 2014 Willard M. McRae Diversity Award — July 28, 2014 » Download

Liberty Bank Giving Circle Donates $40,300 to Support Homeless — July 22, 2014 » Download

SE CT Funders Support Summer Jobs for Low-Income Youth — July 21, 2014 » Download
See coverage in the Norwich Bulletin.

Local Funders Rally to Support Jobs for Meriden and Wallingford Youth — July 8, 2014 » Download
See coverage in the Record Journal and the New Haven Register.

Foundation Announces $105,750 in Second Quarter Grants — June 27, 2014 » Download

Uncasville Student Receives Donald B. Wilbur Scholarship — June 12, 2014 » Download

Foundation Presents Grants to New Haven Nonprofits — June 5, 2014 » Download
See coverage in the New Haven Independent.

New London County Fund to End Homelessness Receives $33,500 Grant from SE CT Funders Collaborative — May 22, 2014 » Download
See coverage in the Norwich Bulletin.

Liberty Presents Local Youths with Awards for Community Service — April 25, 2014 » Download
See PowerPoint presentations about award recipients Phoebe Lee and Andie Carse, plus a presentation featuring them and other nominees

Middletown High School Seniors Get a Dose of Financial Reality — April 9, 2014 » Download

Listen to Betty Weintraub's interview about the WorkPath Fund on WTIC Radio's "Face the State" program — March 20, 2014

Liberty Bank Giving Circle Begins 20th Year of Supporting the Homeless — March 13, 2014 » Download

Montville High School Students Learn Financial Savvy at Credit for Life Fair — March 13, 2014 » Download

Local Funders Partner to Bring Jumpstart Early Literacy Program to New Britain — February 6, 2014 » Download

Public/Private Partnership Launches WorkPath Fund with Governor Malloy — January 31, 2014 » Download

2013 PRESS RELEASES

Liberty Bank/Rotary Club Thanksgiving Dinner Drive Breaks Fundraising Record! — November 25, 2013 » Download

Liberty Presents McRae Community Diversity Award to Teresa Younger — November 21, 2013 » Download

Foundation Awards $98,450 in Grants for Third Quarter 2013 — October 23, 2013 » Download

Liberty Wins National Award for Philanthropy — October 22, 2013 » Download

Liberty Bank Seeks Nominations for Youth In Action Awards — October 21, 2013 » Download

Liberty Bank/Rotary Club Thanksgiving Dinner Drive Begins — October 15, 2013 » Download

Liberty Bank Donates $3.6 million to Liberty Bank Foundation — September 17, 2013 » Download

Foundation Awards $104,850 in Grants for Second Quarter 2013 — July 26, 2013 » Download

Liberty Honors Employee Volunteers — July 25, 2013 » Download

Schools in Middletown, Montville, and Plainville Receive Early Literacy Grants — July 24, 2013 » Download
See news coverage of our Early Literacy Grants in the Middletown Press and Hartford Courant (Middletown grant) the New Britain Herald and Plainville Observer (Plainville grant) and the Norwich Bulletin (Montville grant)

Foundation Supports Early Literacy with Reach Out and Read — July 15, 2013 » Download

Local Students Receive Liberty Bank Foundation Scholarships — June 28, 2013 » Download

Liberty Bank Foundation Teams Up with Other Funders to Support Summer Youth
Employment in Southeastern CT — June 21, 2013
See coverage in the Norwich Bulletin

Liberty Presents 2013 Youth In Action Awards to Emma Carpenter and Luke Hajdasz — April 26, 2013 » Download

Foundation Awards $76,996 in Grants for First Quarter 2013 — March 29, 2013 » Download

Foundation Awards $124,600 in Grants for Fourth Quarter 2012 — January 11, 2013 » Download

For all media inquiries, please contact Sue Murphy, Executive Director at (860) 638-2959 or via email.
 

LATEST PRESS RELEASES

Foundation Approves $131,350 for Fourth Quarter 2015
— February 25, 2016 » Download

Foundation Presents $123,850 in Grants
— January 31, 2016 » Download

Liberty Bank Presents Willard M. McRae Community Diversity Award to Maria Campos-Harlow
— December 10, 2015 » Download

Liberty Bank, Rotary Clubs Raise Record $267,456 to Help Fill Thanksgiving Food Baskets
— November 30, 2015 » Download

Mark Vickery Named to Liberty Bank Volunteer Hall of Fame — October 22, 2015 » Download

Foundation Presents $47,500 in Grants — October 20, 2015 » Download

Liberty Management Team Joins Habitat Veterans Build — October 19, 2015 » Download

Liberty Bankers Take ALS Challenge — October 14, 2015 » Download

Kara Pedersen Joins Liberty Bank Foundation — September 8, 2015 » Download

Funders Partner to Expand Summer Jobs for Youth in Meriden and Wallingford — July 21, 2015 » Download
Read the article in the New Haven Register.

Nominations Sought for 2015 McRae Diversity Award — July 13, 2015 » Download
Download a nomination form.

Annual Giving Circle Grants $44,500 to Agencies Serving the Homeless — July 9, 2015 » Download

Old Saybrook Student Receives Donald B. Wilbur Scholarship — July 9, 2015 » Download

Foundation Awards $115,000 in Grants for Second Quarter — June 18, 2015 » Download

Two Local Students Receive Liberty Bank Youth In Action Awards — April 23, 2015 » Download

Liberty's Giving Circle Supports Agencies Serving the Homeless — April 13, 2015 » Download

Credit for Life Fair Comes to Middletown and New London High Schools — April 13, 2015 » Download

First-Ever Career Fair Held by Business Council of the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern CT — March 19, 2015
See coverage in the Norwich Bulletin.

Foundation Awards $97,100 in First Quarter Grants — March 18, 2015 » Download

Foundation Grant Enables Expansion of Reach Out and Read to Bristol — January 20, 2015 » Download
See coverage in The Bristol Press and on WTNH.