Bar Harbor Bank & Trust First Annual Pet Supply Drive Concludes - Results

Bar Harbor, Maine (June 5, 2019) – Thanks to all who participated in Bar Harbor Bank & Trust’s first annual Pet Supply Drive held from May 6 thru May 31, 2019. A total of more than 1400 items were collected at branch locations across Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont and included pet food, cat litter, cleaning supplies, as well as new toys and bedding!
The local, non-profit animal shelters and humane societies benefitting from these donations are listed below by state.
New Hampshire: Franklin Animal Shelter, Animal Rescue League of NH, Upper Valley Humane Society, Sullivan County Humane Society, Pope Memorial SPCA of Concord, Humane Society for Greater Nashua, We Are Animal Guardians, Animal Rescue League of NH, Sullivan County Humane Society, Lost My Way Animal Shelter
Vermont: Lucy Mackenzie Humane Society, Rutland County Humane Society, Random Rescue
Maine: SPCA of Hancock County, Bangor Humane Society, SOS Lubec Cat Shelter, Ark Animal Shelter, Kennebec Valley Humane Society, Midcoast Humane Society
“The Pet Supply Drive addresses a need in our local communities – caring for pets in local animal shelters,” said Joseph Schmitt, SVP/Chief Marketing Officer at Bar Harbor Bank & Trust. “We appreciate all of the contributions. Together we can do more.”
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 $3.6 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 888-853-7100. Member FDIC.
Image of bank employees displaying Pet Supply Drive donationsPhoto caption: (left to right) Kobi Appleby, Alessandra Bergeron, and Penny Jones of Bar Harbor Bank & Trust show the donations they received for the Bank’s first annual Pet Supply Drive. Collected at the Bank’s branch at 2 Main Street, Topsham, Maine, these items were donated to the Midcoast Humane Society.
Image of Pet Supply Drive donations
Photo caption at right: Bar Harbor Bank & Trust’s Newport, New Hampshire branch collected all of these items during the first annual Pet Supply Drive and donated them to Lost My Way Animal Shelter in Claremont.