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Athol Savings Bank supports Athol Area YMCA’s Camp Wiyaka and YMCA Preschool Center

Published: 6/24/2019 9:35:20 PM
Modified: 6/24/2019 9:35:16 PM

ATHOL – Athol Savings Bank recently contributed $10,000 to the Athol Area YMCA. The contribution provides financial assistance for Camp Wiyaka, a residential summer camp located in the hills of Richmond, N.H., where children have the opportunity to progress developmentally within nature. In addition, the donation makes YMCA Preschool Center affordable for local families who require financial assistance.

“We are pleased to support the Athol Area YMCA, who provides beneficial programs for families and youth within the region” said Daniel Zona, Athol Savings Bank President. “Camp Wiyaka and the YMCA Preschool provide lasting experiences. The financial assistance allows many youth and adolescents to benefit from the programs.”

“We are so grateful to have a vibrant and long-standing YMCA right in our neighborhood,” Vescovi added. “Athol Savings Bank has a rich history of supporting the YMCA. This partnership has aided in the YMCA deepening its impact on the community it serves. We are looking forward to the year ahead and are thrilled to be working together in order to see our youth learn, grow and thrive,” said Jennifer Gordon, Athol Area YMCA Executive Director. “With the continued support of businesses and organizations like Athol Savings Bank, we can continue the essential task of strengthening our community by helping our people live happier and healthier lives,” said Gordon. For additional information on volunteering or participating in programs at the Athol Area YMCA, visit its website at: Athol Savings Bank is a full-service mutual savings bank with its headquarters located in Athol, MA. The Bank maintains an online presence at and through its mobile app, and has 7 offices located in the communities of Ashburnham, Athol, Baldwinville, Barre, Gardner, and Winchendon.

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