Financial Services

SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan Webinar

Below you will find a link to a recorded webinar on the SBA EIDL loans.  This is a comprehensive presentation.  The first half is the overview of the SBA Disaster loans and process. The second half is a page by page review of the application process with questions answered at the end. Please note that…

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Kevin Day Begins a New Phase as President of Florence Bank

In some ways, Kevin Day is no stranger to running Florence Bank — he was already overseeing about 90% of its departments as executive vice president, a series of responsibilities he gradually took on after coming aboard as CFO in 2008. So he was a natural choice to succeed John Heaps Jr., who recently stepped…

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Behavioral Health Network Receives $15,000 Grant From Country Bank

Behavioral Health Network Inc. (BHN) has been awarded a $15,000 grant from Country Bank, which will fund direct services for BHN’s domestic-violence programs in Ware. Country Bank’s grant to BHN will be used for innovative support and advocacy services for domestic-violence survivors, which includes partnering with Country Bank employees in offering the economic-freedom initiative known…

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Bank of America Entrusts More Than $22 Million to Community Foundation

After collaborating with the Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts (CFWM) for 29 years, the Bank of America in May transferred three trusts totaling more than $22 million to the Valley-wide grant funder. The move brings CFWM’s total earned assets from roughly $153 million to $175 million and bolsters its role as an enduring philanthropic leader…

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HUB International Continues to Grow Its Footprint in the Region

When FieldEddy Insurance entered the HUB International family a little over five years ago, it traded a name with a rich regional history for one backed by the resources of a large corporation. The result has been the best of both worlds — HUB’s clout improves the office’s ability to grow specific niches through talent…

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