Franklin Savings Bank awarded $13,500 in
scholarships to 12 high school seniors from six area high schools, including
Franklin High School, Gilford High School, Laconia High School, Newfound
Regional High School, Merrimack Valley High School and Winnisquam Regional High
School. The awards were presented through the FSB Scholarship Fund.
“We are proud to support the educational aspirations of graduating seniors as they embark on the next chapter of their lives,” said Ron Magoon, President & CEO. “As a community bank with strong ties to the communities we serve, we are proud to offer our support to high school graduates and their families who may be faced with the challenge of paying for higher education.”
Lauren Pelletier of Franklin High School
received the Deborah Paquette Memorial Scholarship, an award presented annually
to a graduate looking to pursue a business degree.
The FSB Scholarship Fund was established in 1994 to benefit area students in their pursuit of higher education. To date, FSB has awarded $311,000 scholarships to 420 high school graduates. The Fund represents the bank’s commitment to helping families afford higher educational opportunities for their children who wish to enroll in college on a full-time basis.
Established in 1869, Franklin Savings
Bank is an independent, mutually-owned community
bank, offering a full array of commercial lending, personal banking and investment
services throughout the Central Lakes Region and
southern New Hampshire. Headquartered in Franklin, the Bank has offices in Bristol, Boscawen, Tilton, Laconia and
Gilford, as well as an office in Bedford for business lending. Franklin
Savings Bank also offers investment, insurance and
financial planning services through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Independence
from offices in Franklin, Bedford, Nashua and
Rochester, New Hampshire. As a recognized leader in
providing the latest in financial services technology, Franklin Savings
Bank remains committed to serving the needs of businesses,
families and the communities it serves, through a dedicated team of employees,
a diverse line of financial products and services, and continued investment in
You can learn more about Franklin Savings Bank
by calling 1.800.372.4445, or visiting www.fsbnh.bank, or following the bank on Facebook, LinkedIn,
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