Peabody, MA (www.northshore-bank.com) ... North Shore Bank has partnered for the fifth year in a row to serve as signature event sponsor for Citizens for Adequate Housing’s (CAH) largest annual fundraiser; Raising the Roof, an auction and gala event being held at Danversport Yacht Club on November 7th, 2014 and hosted by Randy Price from WCVB TV’s The Eyeopener.
As lead sponsor, North Shore Bank’s financial commitment is instrumental in supporting the planning costs for this event. “North Shore Bank understands the importance of affordable housing options in our community,” says Corey Jackson, Executive Director of CAH. “They have a drive to support the work we do for families in our region both financially and with a hands-on approach on our Board of Directors.”
The Raising the Roof gala will include live music from The Guy Ford Band, a live and silent auction, and excellent food and dancing throughout the evening. The event is attended by 300 of the North Shore’s most charitable patrons including several local business leaders and politicians. North Shore Bank is joined by generous platinum level sponsors Prova and NFS Leasing, as well as hundreds of other businesses and individuals from all over Massachusetts. “North Shore Bank is pleased to be involved in helping those who have become or are at risk of becoming homeless. We are happy to see other area companies joining us in this fight to end the cycle”, commented Kevin Tierney, Sr., President and COO of North Shore Bank.
Founded in 1983, Citizens for Adequate Housing Inc., a 501c3, has been a leader in the fight to end homelessness serving families from the North Shore and eastern Massachusetts. Families facing an emergency need of housing have found a temporary home at the Inn Between shelter. Here families are supported as they work to end their homelessness. The Inn Transition shelter provides a sober-living transitional housing program supporting families as they continue to build on their sobriety, recovery and find permanent housing. Finally, Inn Homes serves as permanent housing for very low income families in the Peabody area.
North Shore Bank is a full-service community bank based in Peabody, Massachusetts and serving the personal and business banking needs of the North Shore, eastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. Established in 1888, the bank operates out of eleven area offices, located in Beverly, Danvers, Middleton, Peabody, Salem and Saugus and maintains an online banking presence at northshore-bank.com. North Shore Bank is an Equal Housing Lender and a member of the FDIC and a member of the SIF.
For more information regarding corporate sponsorship of the Raising the Roof event, or to make a donation to Citizens for Adequate Housing, please contact Corey Jackson, Executive Director at (978) 531-9775, ext. 15. or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kevin Tierney, Sr. (far-left), President and COO, North Shore Bank, David LaFlamme (second from left), CEO, North Shore Bank, and Steven Pettengill (far-right), Vice President and Commercial Lending Officer, North Shore Bank, present Corey Jackson, Executive Director, Citizens for Adequate Housing with a check in sponsorship of CAH’s Annual Raising the Roof event.
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