Merchants Bank Receives Recognition for $1,000 Donation to the Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Lehigh Valley

Bangor, PA (April 22, 2016) – As part of Merchants Bank’s continuing support of organizations who aid in the nurturing of children in our community while helping them realize their full potential, Merchants Bank has donated $1,000 to the Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Lehigh Valley through the Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program (EITC).
Big Brothers Big Sisters Check Presentation

Caption (L to R):  Marlene Werkheiser, AVP Treasury Operations Manager, Merchants Bank; Melissa Moyer, Site-Based Manager, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Lehigh Valley.

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