Savings Bank of Walpole Invites Public to “like” Favorite Branch on Facebook During Holiday Decorating Contest

Branch with the most “likes” will receive $500 prize to give to a local nonprofit.

Keene, NH — Savings Bank of Walpole (SBW) is holding its 2nd Annual holiday decorating contest for its employees and encourages the public to weigh in by “liking” a favorite branch on Facebook,

Pictures of the Bank’s five branches, along with a couple departments throughout, will be posted on Thursday, December 12th and page visitors can vote for their favorite throughout the week. The photo with the most votes will be announced on Friday, December 20th and receive a $500 prize. The money will then be donated to a local organization. 2nd place will receive $250 and the runners-up will receive $100 which will also be given to a local organizations of our staffs choosing.

“At Savings Bank of Walpole, we’re passionate about our community – and about decorating our branches during the holidays!” says Mark Bodin, President for Savings Bank of Walpole.

“To show our spirit and support, we’re holding a contest for our employees and encouraging the public to help us decide which branch is the most decked out. It’s a fun contest – but more importantly, it serves as another way the Bank can give back to our community by helping local organizations.”

Each SBW branch has designated a different nonprofit in an effort to maximize the overall outreach into the community:

  • West Street – Monadnock Center for Violence Prevention
  • Marlboro Street – (reigning champs) Rise for Baby & Family
  • Court Street – Amazing Grace Animal Sanctuary
  • North Meadow Plaza – FM Food Pantry
  • The Village – Home Healthcare Hospice & Community Services

In addition to the five SBW branches, other departments at the Bank will also be participating in the contest with some additional nonprofits benefiting.

Founded in 1875, Savings Bank of Walpole is headquartered in Walpole and serves the Connecticut River Valley and Monadnock Regions of New Hampshire and Vermont from offices in Walpole and Keene. With assets totaling $425 million, the Bank offers a wide range of financial products, including services to individuals, businesses and organizations. The Bank is affiliated with NH Mutual Bancorp, further enhancing the quality products and services it provides to customers. The Bank’s SBW Wealth Management division offers financial planning services. Savings Bank of Walpole is an equal housing lender, and member of the FDIC. For more information visit or call (603) 352-1822.