Donation will help families with children enrolled in Pre-K program
First National Community Bank (FNCB), the largest community bank in Northeastern Pennsylvania, today announced an Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) donation to benefit the Greater Pittston YMCA's pre-kindergarten program.
Through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program, FNCB has contributed more than $181,000 in 2012 to eligible scholarship, educational improvement, and pre-kindergarten scholarship organizations across Lackawanna, Luzerne, Wayne and Monroe counties.
First National Community Bank's donation to the YMCA will be used to provide scholarship assistance to families with children enrolled in the Pre-K program.
The YMCA is an inclusive organization of men, women and children joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility.
The support of the Greater Pittston YMCA represents part of FNCB's larger Community Caring initiative. Through outreach programs, donations and an employee volunteer network, FNCB is committed to helping the communities they serve.
Founded in 1910, FNCB supports its mission: Simply a better bank(tm) with an endless commitment to the communities they serve. With 21 branches throughout Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, and Wayne counties, FNCB is the largest community bank in Northeastern Pennsylvania leading the way in personal, small business and commercial banking solutions. For more information, visit www.fncb.com
Representatives from First National Community Bank (FNCB) present an Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) donation to the Greater Pittston YMCA. The donation will be used to provide scholarship assistance to families with children enrolled in the Pre-K program. From left: Stephanie Iyoob; Kory Chwasciewski, Child Care Director; Brooke Hintze; Sanai Arnold; Jerry Champi, FNCB Chief Operating Officer; and Craig Lukatch, Greater Pittson YMCA CEO.