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Washington Trust Named “Best-In-State” Bank by Forbes

The Washington Trust Company was named by Forbes as the “Best In-State Bank” in Rhode Island as part of its annual listing/ranking of the best banks in each of the 50 states. Notably, Washington Trust was the only bank selected in Rhode Island.

Sandra Parrillo Elected to the Board of Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. and its Subsidiary, The Washington Trust Company

Westerly, RI –The Washington Trust Company is pleased to announce that Sandra Glaser Parrillo, President and Chief Executive Officer of The Providence Mutual Fire Insurance Company (“Providence Mutual”), has been elected to the Board of Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: WASH) and its subsidiary, The Washington Trust Company for a term ending in 2023.

Washington Trust Announces Initiatives in Response to COVID-19

March 20, 2020 - Washington Trust today announced several initiatives to ensure the health, safety and well-being of its employees, customers and the community in response to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak. In compliance with the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) recommendation to invoke “social distancing” and curtail the spread of the virus, the Bank announced that branch lobbies would be temporarily closed until further notice, but drive-up banking would operate during regular business hours.

Financial Markets Update

As concerns regarding the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) mount and the financial markets react, the Washington Trust team is here to answer your questions and address your concerns.

Washington Trust Presents 2019 Team Leadership Award

On Thursday, November 28th, The Washington Trust Company presented the 2019 “Washington Trust Team Leadership Award” to Antonio Reale of Stonington High School and Rocco Cillino of Westerly High School as part of the annual Westerly High School vs. Stonington High School Thanksgiving Day football game. The annual “Washington Trust Team Leadership Award” celebrates those students who are dedicated to their teammates, continually possess and maintain a positive attitude, and exhibit team spirit. Reale and Cillino were selected by their coaches for serving as positive role models, loyal sportsmen, and leaders on their respective teams and in their community.

Washington Trust Helps Fight Hunger in Southern New England

Each year during the holiday season, The Washington Trust Charitable Foundation presents $500 checks to food pantries located across the Southern New England communities in which the bank serves. This year, 19 checks were distributed, totaling $9,500 in donations.
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American Banker Names Washington Trust One of the Nation’s Best Banks to Work For

The Washington Trust Company was recently named one of the nation’s Best Banks to Work For by American Banker magazine as part of its annual list organized by the Best Companies Group.
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From PBN - Five Questions With: Mark Gim

Washington Trust in the News - Providence Business News recently featured an interview with Washington Trust President & COO Mark Gim.
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Washington Trust Named Top Community Bank in New England and Number 33 in the United States By S&P Global Market Intelligence

Washington Trust was recently named by S&P Global Market Intelligence as the #1 performing community bank in New England and ranked #33 out of the top 50 U.S. banks.
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Washington Trust Offers Assistance to Homebuyers Through FHLBank Boston Program

The Washington Trust Company has 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.

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Elizabeth B. Eckel
SVP, Chief Marketing & Corporate Communications Officer
23 Broad Street
Westerly, RI 02891
(401) 348-1309

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