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Washington Trust Holds Ribbon Cutting for Newest Branch in Coventry, RI

November 9, 2017 - This morning, Washington Trust held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to commemorate the opening of its 22nd branch, located at 732 Tiogue Avenue in Coventry, Rhode Island.
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Washington Trust Supports Station Fire Memorial Foundation’s Memorial Park Campaign With $50,000 Donation

May 17, 2017 - Washington Trust has donated $50,000 to the Station Fire Memorial Foundation in support of its capital campaign to build the memorial park created to honor the 100 people who lost their lives in the tragic Station Nightclub fire on February 20, 2003.
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More Than 100 Volunteers Take Part in Washington Trust Statewide Rhode Island Beach Cleanup

May 11, 2017 – This past Saturday, May 6th, more than 100 volunteers participated in the first annual Washington Trust Statewide Beach Cleanup at eight beaches across Southern Rhode Island.
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Washington Trust Donates $25,000 in Support of Saint Elizabeth Community’s GREEN HOUSE® Homes in East Greenwich, RI

April 21, 2017 - Washington Trust has donated $25,000 to Saint Elizabeth Community in support of its capital campaign for the building of GREEN HOUSE® Homes at Saint Elizabeth Home in East Greenwich, RI.
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Washington Trust To Host Statewide Rhode Island Beach Cleanup

April 4, 2017 - We love Rhode Island beaches! Washington Trust will hold its first ever Statewide Beach Cleanup Day on May 6th, 2017, from 10am to 1pm at eight beaches across Rhode Island. Join us as we bring together the Rhode Island community to ready our beaches for the Summer season and preserve one of our State’s greatest resources.
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Washington Trust Donates $100,000 To Westerly Higher Education and Job Skills Center

March 22, 2017 - Washington Trust chairman and CEO Joseph MarcAurele, Washington Trust president and COO Edward Handy and Washington Trust senior vice president Dennis Algiere presented a $100,000 check to Amy Grzybowski, executive director of the Westerly Education Center, and Neil Steinberg, president and CEO of the Rhode Island Foundation, on behalf of the Washington Trust Charitable Foundation. The donation represents a multi-year commitment to support the Westerly Higher Education and Job Skills Center, which opened in January 2017.
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Washington Trust Donates $9,000 to Local Food Pantries in Connecticut, Massachusetts & Rhode Island

November 22, 2016 - This week, ahead of Thanksgiving and the upcoming holiday season, the Washington Trust Charitable Foundation donated a total of $9,000 to assist 18 local food pantries located in the Southern New England communities the Bank serves.

Washington Trust Collects 4.75 Tons of Peanut Butter for 16th Annual Peanut Butter Drive Benefitting Area Food Pantries

May 24, 2016 - The Washington Trust Company collected approximately 9,500 pounds, or more than 4.75 tons of peanut butter during the sixteenth annual Washington Trust Peanut Butter Drive to benefit the Rhode Island Community Food Bank and 15 local food pantries across Rhode Island and Southeastern Connecticut. Washington Trust has collected more than 120 tons of peanut butter since launching the drive in 2001.

Washington Trust Makes Charitable Donations on Behalf of Employees Recognized for Spirit and Community Service

March 21, 2016The Washington Trust Company recently recognized three employees for standout performances both on the job and in the community. The Bank awarded each of the three employees with $1,000 to donate to the non-profit(s) of their choice.

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