March 23, 2018

JSSB Donates $25,000 to STEP, Inc.

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Williamsport, PA –Jersey Shore State Bank, a subsidiary of Penns Woods Bancorp, Inc. and proponent of investing back into the communities it serves, donated $25,000 to STEP, Inc. for use in their Supportive Housing Program. 

Success Through Engagement and Partnership (STEP), Inc. is a non-profit agency that specializes in community action. STEP engages individuals, families, and communities through partnerships and sound strategies for providing communities throughout Clinton and Lycoming counties with the assistance they need. The Supportive Housing Program is a successful outreach to Lycoming County residents who have at-risk housing and financial needs. 

"Jersey Shore State Bank has always been dedicated to the communities it serves and has a strong interest in promoting their financial well-being," stated Karen Young, President of Jersey Shore State Bank. “So to have the opportunity to help our friends at STEP with their Supportive Housing Program was extremely exciting.”

Penns Woods Bancorp, Inc. is the $1.4 billion parent company of Jersey Shore State Bank and Luzerne Bank. Jersey Shore State Bank operates seventeen branch offices providing financial services in Lycoming, Clinton, Centre, Montour and Union Counties. Luzerne Bank operates nine branch offices providing financial services in Luzerne and Lackawanna counties. Investment and insurances products are offered through Jersey Shore State Bank’s subsidiary, The M Group, Inc. D/B/A The Comprehensive Financial Group.