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FRAMINGHAM ) Mark R. Haranas, president and CEO of MutualOne Bank and chair of the MutualOne Charitable Foundation announced a $15,000 grant to the United Way of Tri-County (UWOTC).
According to Paul Mina, president and CEO of United way of Tri-County the grant will support the organization’s operations in Framingham which include a food pantry, free community meal program, Ready to Read literacy program, and several other social service programs.
“When people can meet their most critical needs, families and communities are stronger,” said Haranas. “We are pleased to support these programs that benefit local residents.”
The $15,000 grant to United Way of Tri-County was among awards totaling $61,500 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 $5.2 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.
PHOTO: Holding the ceremonial check representing MutualOne Bank’s Charitable Foundation grant to the United Way of Tri-County are (from left) Greg Kennedy, MutualOne Bank senior vice president of retail banking and Paul Mina, United Way of Tri-County president & CEO