Written by: John DeRousie / Custom Marketing Solutions
OSWEGO, NY – Melanie Trexler, executive director of the United Way of Greater Oswego County, has announced that Alliance Bank will serve as the official sponsor for the United Way’s Annual Meeting.
Scheduled for March 9 at 8 a.m. the meeting will be held at the American Foundry, 246 W. Seneca St.
“I am pleased to welcome back Alliance Bank as the sponsor of this year’s annual meeting,” said Trexler. “Their commitment to supporting the United Way of Greater Oswego County is greatly appreciated.”
Barb Bateman, senior vice president and regional executive with Alliance Bank, said supporting the United Way is an example of how Alliance Bank gives back to its communities.
“Alliance Bank is dedicated to supporting the United Way of Greater Oswego County. Our staff is committed to the works of the United Way and the agencies that it supports. By providing sponsorship to the annual meeting we are able to supply the community with an avenue necessary to fulfill the mission of the United Way and to promote additional philanthropic opportunity throughout.
By assisting the United Way we are able to provide support to so many different agencies, therefore allowing our charitable dollars to reach the places that need assistance,” she said.
“Alliance Bank provides support to Oswego, Onondaga, Oneida, Cortland and Madison counties. Giving back to the communities that support you is one of the most important commitments a business can make. We take our role in this seriously and will continue to promote and to support our communities,” Bateman added.
The focus of the meeting will be on the recognition of the United Way’s highly valued volunteers and the exceptional individuals and businesses whose efforts help support the United Way of Greater Oswego County’s Annual Campaign and the work of the United Way’s member agencies.
The United Way’s annual meeting is open to the public.
The cost to attend the event is $15 per person and includes a complete breakfast.
For more information on the meeting or to make reservations, call 593-1900 or e-mail [email protected] no later than March 4.