GSB IN THE COMMUNITY

Supporting our neighbors is one of our core principles, and we are pleased to get involved with many local organizations. Our employees are passionate about volunteering in a number of ways within the community – these communities are our communities too.

GSB IN THE COMMUNITY

Supporting our neighbors is one of our core principles, and we are pleased to get involved with many local organizations. Our employees are passionate about volunteering in a number of ways within the community – these communities are our communities too.

You Only Know The Power of A Community

When You're A Part of It

Thriving nonprofits make our community better. Being a part of an event [the Maine Marathon] that generates needed funding for these deserving organizations is something the bank is proud to support.”

– Steve deCastro, President & CEO

Requests for Charitable Contributions can be sent to Heather Connolly at 1 India Street, Portland ME 04101

Child coloring a Gorham Savings Bank Maine Marathon sign
  • active iconinactive iconFinancial Literacy
  • active iconinactive iconEducation
  • active iconinactive iconBusiness Growth
  • active iconinactive iconHealth & Wellness
  • active iconinactive iconEmployee-Driven Initiatives

Education Is

Everyone's Job

  • Partner with CA$H Greater Portland to provide free tax preparation to those in need
  • Financial Scholars Program offers an interactive, online curriculum to local high schools at no cost
  • Workshops and education for students of all ages
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Education Is

The Greatest Investment

  • Job shadow opportunities for Junior Achievement of Maine
  • Investment in early childhood education through organizations such as FocusMaine, Educate Maine, and the Alfond Foundation
  • Scholarship opportunities for continuing education
  • Support for various STEM initiatives in our local schools
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A Big Impact

On Small Business

  • LaunchPad, a program developed by Gorham Savings Bank, awards $50,000 to help fund the growth of a Maine business
  • Forward with Funding, a hands-on workshop designed to help small business owners prepare to secure financing
  • Educate businesses about funding opportunities in partnership with SCORE Portland
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Health Is

The Best Kind of Wealth

  • Proud title sponsor of the Maine Marathon, Maine’s largest nonprofit, all-volunteer race that has raised over $4,700,000 for charity
  • Programs in support of the MaineHealth, Maine Medical Center, and The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital
  • Employees raise funds and either participate in or volunteer for various health and wellness initiatives, including the American Heart Association Heart Walk
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When We Lift Others

We All Rise

  • Employees and customers donate holiday gifts for Boys & Girls Club of Portland Winter Wishes program
  • United Way Day of Caring Event and Annual Fundraiser to support United Way of Greater Portland and York County
  • Drives for Good Shepherd Food Bank, local Food Pantries, Thanksgiving meals, and Coats for Kids
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Education Is

Everyone's Job

  • Partner with CA$H Greater Portland to provide free tax preparation to those in need
  • Financial Scholars Program offers an interactive, online curriculum to local high schools at no cost
  • Workshops and education for students of all ages
See More
Gorham Savings Bank employee teaching a class of young students

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Education Is

The Greatest Investment

  • Job shadow opportunities for Junior Achievement of Maine
  • Investment in early childhood education through organizations such as FocusMaine, Educate Maine, and the Alfond Foundation
  • Scholarship opportunities for continuing education
  • Support for various STEM initiatives in our local schools
See More

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A Big Impact

On Small Business

  • LaunchPad, a program developed by Gorham Savings Bank, awards $50,000 to help fund the growth of a Maine business
  • Forward with Funding, a hands-on workshop designed to help small business owners prepare to secure financing
  • Educate businesses about funding opportunities in partnership with SCORE Portland
See More
Gorham Savings Bank lender meeting with business customer

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Health Is

The Best Kind of Wealth

  • Proud title sponsor of the Maine Marathon, Maine’s largest nonprofit, all-volunteer race that has raised over $4,700,000 for charity
  • Programs in support of the MaineHealth, Maine Medical Center, and The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital
  • Employees raise funds and either participate in or volunteer for various health and wellness initiatives, including the American Heart Association Heart Walk
See More

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When We Lift Others

We All Rise

  • Employees and customers donate holiday gifts for Boys & Girls Club of Portland Winter Wishes program
  • United Way Day of Caring Event and Annual Fundraiser to support United Way of Greater Portland and York County
  • Drives for Good Shepherd Food Bank, local Food Pantries, Thanksgiving meals, and Coats for Kids
See More
Gorham Savings Bank employees at the 2018 Heart Walk