Bar Harbor Wealth Management Accepting Applications from Mount Desert Island Nonprofits for Hattie A. & Fred C. Lynam Trust Grants

Bar Harbor, Maine (August 17, 2023) - Bar Harbor Wealth Management is accepting applications for the 2023 Hattie A. & Fred C. Lynam Trust grants until September 15, 2023. The Lynam Trust, which is managed by Bar Harbor Wealth Management, was established in 1942 and supports charitable, religious, and educational organizations serving the people of Mount Desert Island. Grant awards typically range between $500 and $5,000.

Grant eligibility is limited to organizations that have been established as tax exempt under IRS section 501(c)(3) and have their primary administrative office located on Mount Desert Island. Grants may be awarded for operational needs, facilities, or capital campaigns. Individuals are not eligible to receive a grant from the Lynam Trust.

Interested nonprofit organizations can download the application at Applications should be sent via email to or by U.S. mail to:

Bar Harbor Wealth Management
Attn: Danielle Lindsey-Mercier
P.O. Box 1100
Ellsworth, ME 04605

Applications must be post marked or received by email on or before September 15, 2023. Applications will be reviewed by the Lynam Grants Committee, and grants will be awarded by December 31, 2023.

Bar Harbor Bankshares (NYSE American: BHB) is the parent company of its wholly owned subsidiary, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust. Operating over 50 locations across Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust is headquartered in Bar Harbor, Maine and has more than $3.9 billion in assets. As a leading Northern New England community bank, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust offers a full range of personal and business banking services, as well as wealth management services through its subsidiary Bar Harbor Wealth Management. For more information about Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, visit or call 888-853-7100. Member FDIC.