April 4, 2017 Westerly, RI - 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 – Charlestown Breachway and East Beach in Charlestown, East Matunuck beach in South Kingstown, Misquamicut beach in Westerly, Fred Benson Town Beach on Block Island and the Roger Wheeler, Salty Brine and Scarborough beaches in Narragansett. 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. All are welcome. Sign up now at : http://bit.ly/2oGUX8m When: Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Where: The following Rhode Island beaches… Charlestown Breachway, Charlestown, RI East Beach, Charlestown, RI East Matunuck Beach, South Kingstown, RI Misquamicut Beach, Westerly, RI Fred Benson Town Beach, Block Island, RI Roger Wheeler Beach, Narragansett, RI Salty Brine Beach, Narragansett, RI Scarborough Beach, Narragansett, RI 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/.