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Chamber TV: Taking Pride in Helping Customers Reach Their Financial Goals and Serving Local Communities

Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce President Laurie White spoke with Ned Handy, chairman & CEO of Washington Trust and Mark Gim, president & COO about the many ways the bank is here to help during uncertain times.


30 Minority and Women-Owned Small Businesses in Rhode Island Receive Grants from Washington Trust, Lawyers for Civil Rights, Tufts Health Plan

Westerly, RI –The Washington Trust Company, along with Lawyers for Civil Rights (LCR) and Tufts Health Plan have awarded 30 small businesses, specifically those that are minority-owned and women-owned in Rhode Island, with $1,000 grants. The funds will be used to purchase personal protective equipment (PPE), technology allowing their employees to work safely remotely, and other health and wellness-related support to help their reopening.

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Washington Trust Provides $21 Million to Readco Capital Advisors, LLC

Waterford, CT - Washington Trust’s Commercial Real Estate Group recently provided $21 million to Readco Capital Advisors, LLC for the acquisition and re-development of the former Toys R Us building located on Dayton Rd. in Waterford. Readco Capital Advisors, LLC arranged a 15-year lease with Hartford Healthcare to fully occupy the new 70,500 square foot two-story state of the art medical facility.


PBN's 5 Questions with Mary Noons

Our Executive Vice President and Chief Retail Lending Officer Mary Noons spoke to Providence Business News about COVID-19's impact on mortgage activity and the implementation of the new adverse market fee.


Washington Trust Provides $12.2 Million to Hamden Plaza Associates

Hamden, CT- Washington Trust’s Commercial Real Estate Group recently provided $12.2 million to Hamden Plaza Associates, LLC, for the refinancing and renovation of a retail shopping center at 2100 Dixwell Ave. in Hamden, CT. The property consists of 32 tenants, including ShopRite, Marshall’s, Party City, and Planet Fitness. The 255,574 square foot complex is comprised of four buildings situated on a 23.5 acre parcel.

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