March 05, 2019

Jersey Shore State Bank Invests in Community

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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 for the third year.  The Supportive Housing Program helps local income-qualified residents with housing assistance and financial skills.  The bank is proud to provide this outreach to our community.  Garrett Sanner, Regional President of JSSB stated, “JSSB understands the importance of programs such as these and the impact they have on those we serve in the community.  For that reason, we are proud to continue our partnership with STEP.”

Penns Woods Bancorp, Inc. is the $1.6 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 insurance products are offered through Jersey Shore State Bank’s subsidiary, The M Group, Inc. D/B/A The Comprehensive Financial Group. Insurance products are offered through United Insurance Solutions, LLC, a joint venture that is a subsidiary of the holding company.


Individuals in Photo from left to right:

Melissa Magargle, STEP Service Navigation Manager, James Plankenhorn, STEP President and CEO, Aron Carter, JSSB Senior Vice President Chief Risk Officer, Garrett Sanner, JSSB Regional President, Traci Lowe, STEP Chief Financial Officer.