Bar Harbor Bank & Trust Announces Beneficiaries for 26th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Image of bank employees standing with members of Bar Harbor Food Pantry and Westside Food PantryBar Harbor, Maine (March 29, 2019) – Bar Harbor Bank & Trust is pleased to announce the 26th Annual David R. Harding Memorial Golf Tournament will benefit two Mount Desert Island nonprofits, Bar Harbor Food Pantry and Westside Food Pantry, with the shared purpose of eliminating food insecurity in our local community. The golf tournament will be played on Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at Kebo Valley Golf Club in Bar Harbor. For more information, visit
Bar Harbor Food Pantry and Westside Food Pantry have provided healthy food, household products, and supplement vouchers to our neighbors in need for decades. Their operations are heavily supported by volunteerism and donations. These organizations make an impact on individuals and families struggling to provide for themselves and their loved ones.
The Bar Harbor Food Pantry has been serving our communities for 25 years, providing healthy food and household products to Hancock County residents in need of assistance. Their vision is to bring an end to food insecurity with the support of local churches, community organizations, and individual donors. Learn more at
The Westside Food Pantry began serving the communities of Southwest Harbor, Tremont, and Mount Desert in 1990. Volunteers bring the pantry’s motto “Caring Lives Here” to life by ensuring the needs of neighbors are met with donated food and supplement vouchers. Learn more at
The David R. Harding Memorial Golf Tournament is a tribute to longtime member and chairman of the board of Bar Harbor Bankshares, David R. Harding. The tournament is our opportunity to recognize Mr. Harding’s generous support of charitable organizations and his legacy of community involvement. The event proceeds benefit local non-profit organizations.
Bar Harbor Bank & Trust invites the community to help raise funds for the Island’s food pantries by participating in the tournament as a sponsor, golfer, or donor. Those who have already made a commitment to this year’s tourney include hole-in-one sponsors Stanley Scooters and Darling’s Auto Mall. For more information about how you can participate in the event, go to or contact Zoe Zalta at 667-0660 x10519.
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 $3.5 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 subsidiaries Bar Harbor Trust Services and Charter Trust Company. For more information about Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, visit or call 1-888-853-7100. Member FDIC.
Photo caption: (left to right) Jack Frost and Debbie Mitchell-Dow of Bar Harbor Bank & Trust along with Jenny Jones of Bar Harbor Food Pantry, and Michael Shook and Dean Henry of Westside Food Pantry invite you to participate in Bar Harbor Bank & Trust’s 26th Annual David R. Harding Memorial Golf Tournament being played at Kebo Valley Golf club in Bar Harbor on June 4, 2019. For more information and to register call 667-7100 x10519