March 26, 2018 Westerly, RI – 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. Everyone, including Washington Trust customers and non-customers alike, are invited to take part in the event and have their documents shred. All paper, including: Invoices, timecards, contracts, tax returns, insurance records, legal documents, leases, computer printouts, customer lists, sales figures, sealed bids, statements, balance sheets, personnel records, newspapers, magazines, junk mail, etc. will be accepted. Staples, rubber bands, folders and paper clips do NOT need to be removed. There is a two box maximum per person. More information can be found at: https://www.washtrust.com/Shred Washington Trust will also be collecting peanut butter at each location to benefit the RI Food Bank and local food pantries as part of the 2018 Washington Trust Peanut Butter Drive. When: Saturday, April 7, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Where: The following Washington Trust branch locations… Cranston, RI - 645 Reservoir Avenue, Cranston, RI 02910 East Providence, RI - 587 Taunton Avenue, East Providence, RI 02914 Westerly, RI - 126 Franklin Street, Westerly, RI 02891 Johnston, RI - 1383 Atwood Avenue, Johnston, RI 02919 North Kingstown, RI - 7625 Post Road, North Kingstown, RI 02852 Narragansett, RI - 20 Point Judith Road, Narragansett, RI 02882 Warwick, RI - 236 Centerville Road (Rte. 117), Warwick, RI 02886 Coventry, RI - 732 Tiogue Avenue, Coventry RI 02816 Mystic, CT - McQuade's Marketplace Branch, 14 Clara Drive, Mystic, CT 06355 ABOUT WASHINGTON TRUST Founded in 1800, Washington Trust is the oldest community bank in the nation and one of the Northeast’s premier financial services companies. Washington Trust offers a full range of financial services, including commercial banking, mortgage banking, personal banking and wealth management and trust services through its offices located in Rhode Island, Connecticut and Massachusetts. The Washington Trust Company is a subsidiary of Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc., (NASDAQ: WASH). Additional information on Washington Trust and its subsidiaries can be found at https://www.washtrust.com/.