Bank of New Hampshire Doubles Donations to NH Food Pantries

LACONIA —  Bank of New Hampshire's 4th annual Feeding New Hampshire Food Drive resulted in double the collected donations over last year. Bank of New Hampshire's 21 Banking Offices collected nearly 5,100 non-perishable food items and over $600 in monetary donations. These donations were delivered to nineteen local food pantries throughout New Hampshire the week prior to Thanksgiving.

"This food drive continues to grow each year and we can only hope to help more and more as time goes on. The need this year has been greater than in recent years, making this a staple to the communities we serve," stated Vickie Routhier, SVP – Director of Marketing & Public Relations for Bank of New Hampshire. "Being an outstanding corporate citizen is very important to Bank of New Hampshire. This is what makes Bank of New Hampshire more than a bank."

Bank of New Hampshire, founded in 1831, provides deposit, lending and wealth management products and services to families and businesses throughout New Hampshire. With 21 banking offices throughout New Hampshire and assets exceeding $1 billion, Bank of New Hampshire is the oldest and largest independent bank in the state. Bank of New Hampshire is a mutual organization, focused on the success of the bank's customers, communities and employees, rather than stockholders. For more information, call 1-800-832-0912 or visit