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Washington Trust Charitable Foundation Awards Westerly Education Center with Grant for Addition of Science Laboratories

Washington Trust Charitable Foundation Awards Westerly Education Center with Grant for Addition of Science Laboratories

May 8, 2018 – The Washington Trust Charitable Foundation recently provided the Westerly Education Center with a $2,000 grant to support the modification of two of its classrooms into laboratories.
Washington Trust Named One of Rhode Island’s  Best Places to Work for Eighth Year in a Row

Washington Trust Named One of Rhode Island’s Best Places to Work for Eighth Year in a Row

May 7, 2018 – Last week, Washington Trust was named as one of Rhode Island’s Best Places to Work by Providence Business News. This marks the eighth year in a row that Washington Trust has been named to the list, which recognizes the outstanding places of employment throughout Rhode Island and Southeastern, Massachusetts.
Washington Trust Empowers Providence High School Students through Innovative Web-Based Financial Literacy Program

Washington Trust Empowers Providence High School Students through Innovative Web-Based Financial Literacy Program

May 1, 2018 – The Washington Trust Company has partnered with EverFi, Inc. to bring an interactive financial management program to Providence high school students.
More Than 200 Volunteers Take Part in Washington Trust Statewide Beach Cleanup Across Rhode Island

More Than 200 Volunteers Take Part in Washington Trust Statewide Beach Cleanup Across Rhode Island

April 30, 2018 – On Earth Day, Sunday, April 22nd, more than 200 volunteers participated in the second annual Washington Trust Statewide Beach Cleanup at seven beaches across Southern Rhode Island.

Washington Trust Provides $11.7 Million in Financing for Mixed-Use Commercial Property in Westport, CT

April 4, 2018 – Washington Trust’s Commercial Real Estate Group recently provided $11.7 million in financing to JPM Westport, LLC, for the acquisition of a mixed-use commercial property in Westport, Connecticut.
Washington Trust Announces Second Annual Rhode Island  Statewide Beach Cleanup to Take Place on Earth Day

Washington Trust Announces Second Annual Rhode Island Statewide Beach Cleanup to Take Place on Earth Day

April 3, 2018 – The Washington Trust Company, in partnership with the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management, will hold the second annual Washington Trust Statewide Beach Cleanup on Earth Day, Sunday, April 22, 2018, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at eight beaches across Rhode Island.

Washington Trust Provides $2.7 Million in Financing for Multi-Tenant Commercial Property in Wallingford, CT

March 28, 2018 – Washington Trust’s Commercial Real Estate Group recently provided $2.7 million for the refinancing of a multi-tenant flex commercial property in Wallingford, Connecticut
Washington Trust To Host Free Community Shred Day at  Various Branches Across Rhode Island and Connecticut

Washington Trust To Host Free Community Shred Day at Various Branches Across Rhode Island and Connecticut

March 26, 2018 – The Washington Trust Company will hold a free Community Shred Day at eight of its branches across Rhode Island and one in Connecticut from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 7, 2018.

Washington Trust Provides $19.6 Million in Financing for the Construction of a Class-A Apartment Complex in East Providence, RI

March 21, 2018 – Washington Trust’s Commercial Real Estate Group recently provided $19.6 million in financing to Kettle Point Apartments, LLC, for the construction of a 134 unit, Class-A apartment complex in East Providence, Rhode Island.

Washington Trust Offers Assistance to Homebuyers Through FHLB Boston Program

March 19, 2018 – The Washington Trust Company and its subsidiary, the Washington Trust Mortgage Company, have been selected to participate in the Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston’s Equity Builder Program, which assists local homebuyers with down-payment and closing costs as well as homebuyer counseling and rehabilitation assistance.

Media Inquiries Contact
Elizabeth B. Eckel, SVP Marketing
23 Broad Street
Westerly, RI 02891
(401) 348-1309