Fremont Bank Foundation Awards $115,000 to Local Nonprofits for the Holidays

FREMONT, Calif., December 5, 2018–Fremont Bank Foundation (FBF), the philanthropic arm of the Bay Area’s Fremont Bank, recently announced the recipients for its annual holiday grant program. This year, the Fremont Bank Foundation gave $115,000 to support 26 local nonprofits that serve food or distribute food baskets to those in need. Throughout the year, the Fremont Bank Foundation supports the community and each holiday season they support local nonprofit organizations with grants to help them provide extra food and basic necessities to low-income residents and families.
 
“Fremont Bank clients should feel very proud of the financial institutions they have chosen.  It is their support of the Bank that make it possible for us to give back in such a big way during the holidays,” said Brian Hughes, Executive Director, Fremont Bank Foundation and Vice President, Fremont Bank, “During this season, demand for food and shelter is at its highest. I am grateful we are in a position to carry on the tradition of contributing to our local nonprofits during the holiday season.”
 
The following agencies will be receiving a grant from the Fremont Bank Foundation:
 
 Alameda County Community Food Bank
Castro Valley Outreach
Centerville Presbyterian Church
Centro de Servicios
Children's Emergency Food Bank
Community Services Agency
Food Bank for Monterey County
International Orphan Relief Foundation
Irvington Presbyterian Church
Loaves and Fishes of Contra Costa
Martha's Kitchen
Meals on Wheels of the Monterey Peninsula, Inc.
Open Heart Kitchen
Our Lady of the Rosary Church
Project Open Hand
Russian American Community Services
Sacred Heart Community Service
San Leandro Community Food Pantry
Service Opportunity for Seniors
Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Alameda County
South Hayward Parish
St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County
Tri-City Volunteers
Trinity Center Walnut Creek
Tri-Valley Haven for Women
Viola Blythe Community Center
 
About Fremont Bank Foundation
Fremont Bank (www.fremontbank.com) is the primary funding source for Fremont Bank Foundation, which was established in 1995 as an independent, private grant-making foundation. Sharing with the community is at the heart of Fremont Bank Foundation, which provides financial assistance to nonprofit organizations for the implementation of services and programs that enhance the quality of life for all people in the communities served by Fremont Bank.
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