Saugus, MA (www.saugusbank.com) Ė On a recent Tuesday evening, a volunteer crew from Saugusbank visited My Brotherís Table to assist with its nightly food preparation, serving and clean-up efforts.† My Brotherís Table is a Lynn-based non-profit that provides daily meals to the hungry, 365 days a year, and which projects to serve over 100,000 this year.†† Relying heavily on donated food from supermarkets, restaurants, food drives, and individuals for most of each meal served, the organization utilizes over 2,500 volunteers a year.
According to Debbie Alphonse, Branch Manager at the Saugusbankís One Hamilton Street office:
ďWe were so humbled to be associated with My Brotherís Table. The organization is incredibly well-organized and we were all struck by the familial atmosphere that they created for their guests.Ē
|Saugusbank volunteers (from left to right), Terry Kelley, Kim Lovett, Debbie Alphonse, Sharon Covell, Susan Inserra and Amy Castiello.|
About My Brother's Table
Rooted in the Judeo Christian ethics of love of God and neighbor, My Brother's Table stands ready to feed the hungry and to serve all who come in need, regardless of race, color, creed, or sex. Meals will be provided in an atmosphere of welcome, wherein guests are treated with love and dignity.† Through the congeniality of table service, staff and volunteers will build a caring relationship with guests. Such a relationship will assist staff and volunteers to serve as referral resources and advocates for the guests.
Saugusbank is an independent, full-service community bank with over $200 million in assets.† Founded in 1911, the organization operates out of three convenient branches and a loan production facility.† Saugusbank offers a wide variety of loan and deposit products that cater to the individual and business needs of the community.† In addition to its chartered mission, the bank is also an active supporter of philanthropic ventures throughout the area.< Back to list