Please call Diane Giampa, Executive Vice President – Human Resources, Marketing & Retail Banking, at (508) 890-9020.
Foundation Application Guidelines
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In January of 2003, Bay State Savings Bank established the Bay State Savings Charitable Foundation, Inc. as yet another demonstration of the Bank’s continuing commitment to reinvest in the people and organizations that live and operate in its service area.
Funded entirely by Bay State Savings Bank, the Foundation was created for the specific purpose of making charitable contributions to non-profit organizations and supporting worthy programs that enhance the quality of life in our communities.
Examples include culture and the arts, education (scholarships), environment, health and human services, civic affairs, and community development.
Please note: For consideration at the October 4, 2023 meeting of the Bay State Savings Charitable Foundation, all grant applications must be received before September 13, 2023.
Officers of the Bay State Savings Charitable Foundation, Inc. are Treasurer: Cheri Carty and Interim President: Diane M. Giampa; both of whom are also employees of Bay State Savings Bank.
The Directors are George F. Sullivan Jr.- Treasurer, Sullivan, Garrity & Donnelly Insurance Agency; Jay Z. Aframe – Attorney and Managing Partner, Philips, Silver, Talman & Aframe, P.C. and John Graham – Partner, Graham and Sheperd, P.C.
Since its inception in 2003, the Foundation has distributed more than $700,000 in grants and scholarships.