Merchants Bank Donates $11,000 to The Children’s Home of Easton

Bangor, PA (April 8, 2016) - In support of the Children’s Home critical mission of supporting our youth; during the last twelve months Merchants Bank has donated $11,000 to the Children’s Home of Easton through the Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program (EITC). 

Established in 1890, Merchants Bank is a locally owned and operated community bank.  Headquartered in Bangor, PA, Merchants has two branch offices in Bangor and additional offices throughout the Lehigh Valley, including Mount Bethel, Wind Gap, Nazareth, Forks Township, Martins Creek, Easton and Bethlehem, PA. In 2013 the Bank was recognized for its community involvement and volunteerism through two awards: Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce’s The Spirit of Forks Award as well as The Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley’s Spirit of Volunteerism Award. MNB Investment Services is a division of the bank and offers investment and wealth management financial services. For more information, please visit

Children's Home Check Presentation

Caption (L to R):  James Sampson, VP Commercial Lender, Merchants Bank; Anita Paukovits, Executive Director/President, Children’s Home of Easton; Dan McMahon, Director of Development, Children’s Home of Easton; Sandee Kennedy, VP Regional Manager, Merchants Bank.