The Dime Bank was recently recognized in two categories for the 2018 – 2019 campaign year at the United Way of Lackawanna and Wayne Counties (United Way) Celebration of Caring breakfast event. The United Way of Lackawanna and Wayne Counties fights for the education, financial stability, and health of every person in our community.

The Dime Bank received the Platinum Hand Award in recognition of its superior commitment to the people of our community through corporate giving and an Awards of Excellence for the generous commitment to the people of our community through employee giving. The Dime Bank employees volunteer to participate in a direct donation to the United Way through automatic paycheck deduction with each pay period.

“Each year we are gratified to see so many of our Dime Bank family giving to area ‘public good’ entities such as the United Way by making contributions through our payroll deduction program. We are proud to partake in an effort of helping many families and entities in our communities!” said President and Chief Executive Officer Gary C. Beilman.

In addition, The Dime Bank was also recognized for its continued support of the Focus On Education Tax Credit Program. The United Way of Lackawanna and Wayne Counties is an approved Pre-Kindergarten, Educational Improvement, Scholarship and Opportunity Scholarship Organization by the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED). The Dime Bank donated $16,500.00 towards the United Way of Lackawanna and Wayne Counties’ Educational Improvement Organizations and Pre-Kindergarten Scholarship Programs.

The Dime Bank has been helping generations of customers meet their financial needs since 1905. If you are passionate about your future, choose The Dime Bank as your financial partner. Serving its primary market of Northeast Pennsylvania, the bank offers a full array of financial services and solutions. Community banking yields community benefits. For more information on The Dime Bank, visit www.thedimebank.com. NMLS #431592. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender.