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Ambler Savings Bank Press Releases

2022

Ambler Savings Bank Sponsors Do Better 4 Steve’s 1st 5K with $5,000 Matching Grant
November 16, 2022 - On Saturday, October 29th 140 runners crossed the finish line at Wissahickon High School for the first ever Do Better 4 Steve Fearless 5K. 

Ambler Savings Bank Employees Serve On Their Day Off at Variety Club Camp
October 12, 2022 - Carrying on the community banking value of service, employees of Ambler Savings Bank spent a day working at Variety - the Children’s Charity of the Delaware Valley’s 77-acre campus.

Need for Educational Programming at Colebrookdale Railroad Surges - Given $2,500 Boost from Ambler Savings Bank Donation
May  25, 2022 - This month, 500 students at underprivileged schools, are being given an unmatched learning opportunity aboard the Colebrookdale Railroad.

Methacton High School’s Hydroponic Farm Has a Growing Impact on Students and the Community - Supported by $35,000 Donation from Ambler Savings Bank
May 12, 2022 - Students at Methacton High School are growing vegetables in an unlikely place – a shipping crate. It’s called a Hydroponic Farm. 

Ambler Savings Bank Hosts Upper Dublin High School Art Show and Donates to Education Foundation
April 22, 2022 - The art show was held at our Ambler Branch on April 9, 2022, displaying beautiful works from the senior class. A donation was also presented to the Education Foundation.

New Hope-Solebury School District STEAM Initiative Given a Boost with Donation from Ambler Savings Bank
February 28, 2022 - A donation from Ambler Savings Bank was presented at the New Hope-Solebury School Board meeting to benefit the new K-12 STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) Program.

2021

Mattie N. Dixon Community Cupboard Raises Thousands to Feed Our Community with Help from Ambler Savings Bank’s Matching Grant
December 21, 2021 -  Food insecurity continues to increase in these pandemic times and the folks at Mattie N. Dixon Community Cupboard (Mattie Dixon) are here to help. 

Roger Zacharia Appointed as the Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers (PACB) Chairperson
December 15, 2021 -  Roger Zacharia will serve the year-long term supporting the organization’s mission to promote the principles of community banking and represent the interests of its members.

Mitzvah Circle Raises Over $12,000 to Help Families in Crisis with Help from Ambler Savings Bank Matching Grant
December 6, 2021 - Mitzvah Circle recently raised $12,252 to help families fill the gaps and provide items that are not covered by government assistance.

Montu Patel Elected to Ambler Savings Bank Board of Trustees
November 5, 2021 - Ambler Savings Bank is pleased to announce the election of Montu Patel to the Board of Trustees. He brings over 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry and a heart for serving the community.

Ambler Business Community Donates $34,500 to Hurricane Ida Relief Efforts in Upper Dublin
October 6, 2021 - On October 6th, Ambler Main Street Businesses will make a donation matched by Ambler Savings Bank to the Upper Dublin Township Citizen’s Emergency Fund to help those impacted by Hurricane Ida – together totaling $34,500.  

Roger Zacharia Assumes the Role of PACB's Chairperson
September 22, 2021 - As the incoming Chairperson for the Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers (PACB), Roger recognizes things will get busier – but he’s ready and looking forward to it.

Community Room Dedicated to Former President and CEO, Martin R. Brown 
July  30, 2021 - On July 29, 2021 members of the community gathered to dedicate the Bank’s community room to former Ambler Savings Bank President and CEO, Martin R. Brown. 

New Homeless Center In Norristown One Step Closer With Help From Local Bank
July 6, 2021 - The Coordinated Homeless Outreach Center (CHOC) recently raised $13,875 towards their new facility expected to open in 2022. This fundraising milestone was part of their spring appeal, with the help of Ambler Savings Bank’s $5,000 Matching Grant.

Greener Partners Teaches Kids Agriculture with Donation from Ambler Savings Bank
July 2, 2021 - Greener Partners is gearing up for another year of their Farm Explorer Program, teaching kids experiencing food insecurity how to grow, cook and eat healthy

Creating More Trauma-Informed Schooling Supported by Donation from Ambler Savings Bank
June 4, 2021 - Lakeside Educational Network recently accepted a donation from Ambler Savings Bank, to help students with emotional and mental health needs achieve success. 

Wissahickon Trails Gears Up for Educational Programming and Accepts Donation from Ambler Savings Bank
May 25, 2021 - Although the past school year has been challenging due to COVID restrictions, Wissahickon Trails is excited for educational activities for schools to re-launch this fall.

Local Kids Offered Summer Programs Thanks to Non-Profit Do Better 4 Steve with help of $1,000 Donation from Ambler Savings Bank
May 12, 2021 -  Rapidly growing non-profit, Do Better 4 Steve, will change the lives of some local kids this summer, thanks to the help of a recent donation from Ambler Savings Bank.

Boyertown Area Multi-Service Homelessness Taskforce Given Boost of Over $14,000 with the Help of Ambler Savings Bank
April 16, 2021 - During the month of March, Boyertown Area Multi-Service (Multi-Service) raised over $14,000 dollars in their Stronger Together Campaign to help launch their new Homelessness Taskforce.

Orion Communities Plans STEM Summer Camp with Donation from Ambler Savings Bank
April 12, 2021 - Orion Communities, a local non-profit, is preparing to launch its third STEM summer camp for qualifying families in the Phoenixville area, thanks in part to a donation from Ambler Savings Bank.

Expressive Path Receives $10,000 Donation From Ambler Savings Bank to Continue Art Programming 
March 10, 2021 - Expressive Path recently accepted a $10,000 donation from Ambler Savings Bank to help continue their art education programming. 

$35,000 Donation Presented to Methacton Education Foundation for STEM Innovation Labs
February 24, 2021  -  Ambler Savings Bank presented The Methacton Education Foundation with a donation for $35,000 to kick off fundraising for two transformative STEM Innovation Labs at Methacton High School.

Blog: How to Start Your Savings Journey 
February 22, 2021 - By Erin Cohen, Retail Officer
Whether you’re saving for the future or need to build an emergency fund, the team here at Ambler Savings Bank is here to help you get started on your savings journey.

Wissahickon Valley Public Library Continues Programming in the Pandemic with Support From Ambler Savings Bank
February 10, 2021 - With the help of a $2,500 donation from Ambler Savings Bank, the Library will continue its Summer Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) Program in 2021.

Blog: Home Equity Loans - What's the difference? 
February 8, 2021 - By Kevin J. Gallagher, Chief Lending Officer, Ambler Savings Bank
Learn how a Home Equity loan or Home Equity line of credit (HELOC) works. 

2020

Educational Programming at Colebrookedale Railroad Given a Boost from Ambler Savings Bank

On December 2, 2020, the Berks County famous, Colebrookdale Railroad accepted a $2,500 donation from Ambler Savings Bank, through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) Program.

Clarifi Receives $5,000 Matching Donation from Ambler Savings Bank

On December 3, 2020, Clarifi accepted a $5,000 matching donation from Ambler Savings Bank to help continue providing financial counseling to those in need.

Blog: Cyber Safety for Holiday Shopping (December 7, 2020)

By Barbara Martindell, Network Administrator, Ambler Savings Bank

Joan Coleman Honored in Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers Magazine for 55 Years of Service

In September 2020, issue nine of "Hometown Banker" published by PACB, honored our long time employee, Joan Coleman, Senior Vice President of Lending, on 55 years of service as she steps into retirement.

Kelly Anne Dolan Memorial Fund Receives Matching Donation from Ambler Savings Bank

On September 14, 2020, the Kelly Anne Dolan Memorial Fund (the Dolan Fund) accepted a $5,000 matching donation from Ambler Savings Bank to help continue providing financial assistance to families who are caring for a seriously ill, disabled or injured child.

Chosen 300 Ministries, Inc. Receives Matching Donation from Ambler Savings Bank

On September 12, 2020, Chosen 300 Ministries, Inc. (Chosen 300) accepted a $5,000 matching donation from Ambler Savings Bank during their weekly free food event at Ambler Church of the Brethren.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information Center

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Coronavirus Update June 19, 2020

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Paycheck Protection Program Press Release May 4, 2020

Ambler Savings Bank Approves $14,516,194 in Forgivable Loans to 106 Small Businesses through the Paycheck Protection Program.

Coronavirus Update March 20, 2020

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Coronavirus Update March 15, 2020

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Coronavirus Customer Information March 12, 2020

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Colebrookdale Railroad Receives Donation for Education Programming from Ambler Savings Bank

The Colebrookdale Railroad recently accepted a $5,500 donation from Ambler Savings Bank, through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) Program.

Montgomery County Non-Profit, Expressive Path, Receives $15,000 Donation from Ambler Savings Bank

Expressive Path students at Norristown Area High School, Art Teacher Sue Guido, and Pamela Martin, Executive Director of Expressive Path, recently accepted a $15,000 donation from Ambler Savings Bank. The donation, made through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program, will be used to provide free creative art and music workshops at local schools, centers, and shelters to teens between the ages of 12 and 19.

2019

Ambler Savings Bank and ICBA Provide Tips for Safeguarding Sensitive Data

Boyertown’s Teachers in the Park Summer Program Receives Donation from Ambler Savings Bank

Variety Club Receives Donation for Camp Scholarships from Ambler Saving Bank

U.S. Rep. Madeleine Dean Joins Small Business Celebration in Upper Montgomery County, Pennsylvania

Ambler Borough Police Department Receives Donation for New Patrol Bike

Perkiomen Valley Library’s Summer Reading Program Benefits from Ambler Savings Bank Donation

Wissahickon Valley Public Library’s Summer Reading Program Benefits from Ambler Savings Bank Donation

Camp Hope for Kids Receives Donation from Ambler Savings Bank

Ambler Savings Bank Celebrates Opening of New Drive-Up at Bally Office

Wissahickon After School and Summer STEM Programs Receive Donation from Ambler Savings Bank

Ambler Savings Bank Donates to 2019 Ambler Kiwanis Carnival and Fireworks

2019 Ambler Arts and Music Fest Receives Donation from Ambler Savings Bank

Upper Dublin Receives Donation Towards STEM Summer Program from Ambler Savings Bank

Montgomery County Non-Profit, Expressive Path, Receives $15,000 Donation from Ambler Bank

Opera North, Inc. Partners with Ambler Savings Bank To Present Opera in the Schools at Maple Glen Elementary

Opera North, Inc. Partners with Ambler Savings Bank To Present Opera in the Schools at Wissahickon Middle School

Methacton School District Receives Donation Towards STEM Initiative

The Center for Autism Receives Donation from Ambler Savings Bank

2018

Ambler Savings Bank’s Biggest Loser Competition Raises Money for Simon’s Heart

Community Ambler Association of Ambler Receives Donation from Ambler Savings Bank

Ambler Bank President Elected to PA Bankers Board of Directors

Wissahickon Valley Public Library’s Summer Reading Program Benefits from Ambler Savings Bank Donation

Perkiomen Valley Library’s Summer Reading Program Benefits from Ambler Savings Bank Donation

Recorder of Deeds Jeanne Sorg Announces Seven Summer Veterans’ Discount Identification Events

The Center for Autism Receives Donation from Ambler Savings Bank

Wissahickon Middle School Girls Who Code and Boys Who Code Clubs Receive Donation from Ambler Savings Bank

Ambler Savings Bank Donates to 2018 Ambler Arts and Music Fest

Ambler Savings Bank Donates to 2018 Ambler Kiwanis Carnival and Fireworks

Upper Dublin School District’s Planetarium Receives Donation from Ambler Savings Bank

Opera North, Inc. Partners with Ambler Savings Bank to Present Opera in the Schools

Boyertown’s Teachers in the Park Summer Program Receives Donation from Ambler Savings Bank

Ambler Savings Bank Elects Chairman, Two New Board Members

Erin Cohen Promoted to Vice President and Retail Officer

2017

Important Message for Our Customers from the President and CEO of Ambler Savings Bank

Equifax Breach: What You Need to Know and How to Protect Your Information

Ambler Savings Bank Donates to Perkiomen Valley Library’s Summer Reading Program

Ambler Savings Bank Donates $30,000 to The Center for Autism

Ambler Savings Bank Donates to 2017 Ambler Arts and Music Fest

Ambler Savings Bank Donates to 2017 Ambler Kiwanis Carnival and Fireworks

Ambler Savings Bank Donates to ACLAMO’s After School Program

Two Long-Time Ambler Savings Bank Trustees Retire

Ambler Savings Bank Donates to John James Audubon Education Program

Ambler Savings Bank Donates to Spring-Ford High School MakerSpace

Ambler Savings Bank Awards $20,000 Grant to Expand Computer Literacy Programs in Wissahickon Schools

Ambler Savings Bank Donates to The Meadowbrook School

Bally Savings Bank to Merge with Ambler Savings Bank

2016

Ambler Savings Bank Sponsors Ambler Symphony Season

Ambler Savings Bank Elects Peter Phillips to Board of Directors

Ambler Savings Bank Donates $50,000 to The Center for Autism

7 Reasons to Get Your Small Business Loan From a Community Bank

Ambler Savings Bank Donates to 2016 Ambler Kiwanis Carnival and Fireworks

Ambler Savings Bank Donates as Premier Sponsor of Ambler Arts and Music Festival

Ambler Savings Bank Opens New Main Office in Downtown Ambler

Ambler Savings Bank Donates to Spring-Ford High School TV Studio

Ambler Savings Bank Provides $5,000 for Montgomery County Community College Dual Enrollment Program

Ambler Savings Bank Awards $10,000 Grant to Enhance Wissahickon Middle School MakerSpace

Ambler Savings Bank Sponsors Ambler Symphony’s 2016 Children’s Concert

Ambler Savings Bank Donates $1,250 to Foulkeways Resident Fund

2015

Ambler Savings Bank Honored with Grow Your Community Award

Ambler Savings Bank and ICBA Encourage Consumers to Protect their Data

Ambler Savings Bank Employees Spend Columbus Day Giving Back to Community

Thomas F. Keenan Promoted to Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Ambler Savings Bank

Saving Up for a Home Down Payment

Ambler Savings Bank Donates to 2015 Ambler Kiwanis Carnival and Fireworks

Ambler Savings Bank Donates $15,000 to Wordsworth Academy Athletic Programs

Ambler Savings Bank Provides $15,000 for Montgomery County Community College Dual Enrollment Students

Ambler Savings Bank Celebrates Community Banking Month with Food Drive for Philabundance

Ambler Savings Bank Donates to the Wissahickon Valley Watershed Association

Ambler Savings Bank Breaks Ground on New, Modern Headquarters, Branch

Ambler Savings Bank Sponsors Ambler Symphony’s 2015 Children’s Concert

Ambler Savings Bank Appoints Susan B. Look as Chief Risk Officer

Ambler Savings Bank Donates $15,000 to Pathway School for Drama Program

2014

Erin Cohen Promoted to AVP, Retail Officer

Ambler Savings Bank Former CEO Named to PA Banker Association Hall of Fame

Ambler Savings Bank Donates to 2014 Ambler Kiwanis Carnival and Fireworks

Roger Zacharia Named President and CEO of Ambler Savings Bank

Ambler Savings Bank Donates to 2014 Arts and Music Festival

Ambler Savings Bank Celebrates Community Banking Month with Food Drive for Philabundance

Ambler Savings Bank Donates $10,000 to Spring-Ford's Memorial Arboretum Restoration Project

Ambler Savings Bank Donates $1,250 to Foulkeways Resident Assistance Fund

Ambler Savings Bank Donation to PVSD Foundation will be Used to Fund Purchase of iPads for Student Development of Apps

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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