First National Bank Donates to Local Food Pantries

Irene Chadbourn Food Pantry: David Sivret accepts the donation from Aleisha Milburn, Assistant Branch Manager.

First National Bank recently announced that it has made donations totaling $15,000 to twenty-one food banks in the bank’s market area. “First National Bank is grateful for the critical services that our food banks provide to our neighbors in need,” remarked Tony C. McKim, President and CEO. “As a Maine community bank, it is our goal to respond to the needs of these vital organizations that serve and help these families put food on the table.”  

Woodland Community Food Pantry and the Irene Chadbourne Ecumenical Food Pantry were recipients of these funds. The Woodland Community Food Pantry is located at 55 Broadway Street in Baileyville. The pantry is open the first and fourth Thursdays of every month from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. For more information, call 207-427-6518 or 207-454-9990.

The Irene Chadbourne Ecumenical Food Pantry is located at 513 Main Street in Calais. The pantry is open Mondays from 3  p.m. 5 p.m., Thursdays 10 a.m. to noon and Fridays 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, call 207-214-8553.

First National Bank is an independent community bank with 16 offices in Lincoln, Knox, Hancock, Washington and Penobscot Counties.  For more information about First National Bank, please call 1-800-564-3195 or visit www.thefirst.com.  

Woodland Community Food Pantry: Tonya Scott accepts the donation from Aleisha Milburn, Assistant Branch Manager.