Waldorf, Maryland, November 24, 2010 - Community Bank of Tri-County announced today that it has been recognized by the Archdiocese of Baltimore, in partnership with the Maryland Chamber of Commerce and Baltimore Business Journal, as a 2010 Business Philanthropy Award recipient. Community Bank of Tri-County was recognized for its philanthropic efforts within the community.
"We are humbled by this recognition" said Michael Middleton, Community Bank Chief Executive Officer. "This award is a testament of the philanthropic spirit at Community Bank. We are committed to supporting the communities where we work and live."
The Maryland Business Philanthropy Awards recognize businesses that have made a positive contribution to Maryland residents through financial support, in-kind donations or volunteer efforts. A panel of business and community leaders judge the nominees based on extent of service provided to the community, the impact on the community and the commitment the business has shown the community over time.
"For each of us at Community Bank, it is a personal belief that we support our communities" Middleton said. "I will share this award with all of our wonderful employees who make our bank a giving company."
Community Bank of Tri-County is the oldest independent financial institution headquartered in Southern Maryland with ten branches and over $850 million in assets. Community Bank of Tri-County branches are conveniently located throughout Charles, Calvert and St. Mary's counties.