Contact: Barbara Hand
Phone: (201) 816-3516
Englewood, NJ, April 30, 2011- NVE Bank participated in National Rebuilding Day as part of April’s National Rebuilding Month by sponsoring a Rebuilding Together project at the Southeast Senior Center for Independent Living, in Englewood, NJ. NVE Bank President Robert Rey, along with bank employees volunteered to paint, garden and make repairs to the Center, which serves seniors throughout Bergen County with medical, dental and fitness programs, and recreational activities. “Investing in the communities where we live and work is part of our Bank’s mission” said Rey. “We have deep roots within the towns we serve and are committed to making a difference through our time and resources to ensure communities remain healthy and strong”.
In addition to volunteer service, NVE also presented Rebuilding Together Bergen County with a $6,000 donation to assist with their mission of rehabilitating and improving low-income homeowner’s homes at no cost. Recipients of services include the elderly, disabled, military veterans and families in need, as well as community centers serving those populations. “We are always grateful to see corporate sponsors like NVE come out to support the work at the home or community building their funding supports”, said Mary Ellen Doster, President of Rebuilding Together Bergen County’s Board of Directors.
About Rebuilding Together Bergen County – Founded in 1998, Rebuilding Together Bergen County has provided assistance to more than 200 homeowners in 44 towns. Its core home-repair work focuses on home safety, energy efficiency, and accessibility for seniors, the disabled, veterans and families with children. In addition, Rebuilding Together renovates community centers and nonprofit facilities that serve similar populations. For more information, call 201-447-8886 or visit www.RebuildingTogetherBergen.org.
NVE Bank, established in 1887, offers an extensive range of personal and business products and services. The Bank maintains 12 offices conveniently located throughout Bergen County. For more information, please call their toll-free number 1-866-NVE-BANK (683-2265) or visit their website at www.nvebank.com.