FRAMINGHAM – Boys & Girls Clubs of MetroWest receives $10,000 grant announced Mark R. Haranas, president and CEO of MutualOne Bank and chair of the MutualOne Charitable Foundation.
The grant will support their academic recovery and summer reading program to be offered through their Framingham Clubhouse.
The Framingham Clubhouse focuses on offering quality out-of-school programs to low-income and at-risk youth. “We believe that every child needs access to focused academically enriching programs as our community recovers from this past year and we are proud to offer these services to the youth of Framingham,” said Chris Duane, president & CEO of the Boys & Girls Clubs of MetroWest.
“We are proud to have supported the Boys & Girls Clubs for many years,” said Haranas. “They have always filled an important role in our community as shown by this new initiative.”
The $10,000 grant to the Boys & Girls Clubs of MetroWest was among awards totaling $99,900 in the Foundation’s most recent round of funding.
Established in 1998 as the philanthropic arm of MutualOne Bank, the MutualOne Charitable Foundation has since donated over $5 million to charitable, educational, and civic initiatives that improve and enrich the quality of life in Framingham, Natick, and surrounding communities.
MutualOne Bank, which operates under an 1889 state charter, has full-service offices at 828 Concord Street and One Lincoln Street in Framingham and at 49 Main Street in Natick, a Commercial Loan Center at 160 Cochituate Road in Framingham, and a Residential Loan Center at 49 Main Street in Natick.