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NBT Sponsors 2014 Amelia Earhart Woman of Achievement Dinner

OSWEGO, NY – For the fourth year running, NBT Bank will be a title sponsor of Zonta’s 2014 Amelia Earhart Woman of Achievement Dinner, to be held September 26.

This year’s award honors Diane Cooper-Currier, executive director of Oswego County Opportunities.

Barbara Bateman, NBT vice president and branch manager, presents sponsorship check to Kristine Bushey and other members of the Zonta Club of Oswego. From left are: Sabine Ingerson, Bateman, Bushey, Inga Back, Tammy Thompson, Gail Goebricher and Billie Crandall Brady.
Barbara Bateman, NBT vice president and branch manager, presents sponsorship check to Kristine Bushey and other members of the Zonta Club of Oswego. From left are: Sabine Ingerson, Bateman, Bushey, Inga Back, Tammy Thompson, Gail Goebricher and Billie Crandall Brady.

Noting NBT’s commitment to supporting the Oswego community, Barbara Bateman, vice president and branch manager, said, “At NBT Bank, community involvement is an integral part of who we are.  Supporting the local community organizations is our way of giving back to the community that supports us.  As a member of the Zonta Club of Oswego, I’m proud that our bank helps support the Amelia Earhart Woman of Achievement Dinner and honor Diane Cooper-Currier.”

Zonta Club of Oswego member and committee chair Kristine Bushey expressed deep gratitude upon receiving NBT’s sponsorship.

“The Amelia dinner funds three college scholarships that enable recipients to achieve their career goals through higher education. Sponsors like NBT Bank support our mission of education, empowerment and improvement of the status of women in Oswego County,” she said.

Sponsorships will be accepted through August 29.

For more information, visit the Zonta Club of Oswego’s Facebook page or contact Beverly Mulcahey at [email protected]