Committed to Building ONE Community
HarborOne is passionate about enriching the lives of children and families. Founded in 1917 to serve the growing financial needs, of our local communities, HarborOne continues to honor and embrace its commitment to strengthen and empower the communities where our customers and employees live and work.
How we give:
- Charitable Giving
- Employee Engagement through our "Caring Crew:"
HarborOne focuses its support on programs that promote education, provide basic human needs, encourage healthy youth and families, and community organizations or civic-minded projects that improve the quality of life around us.
Current Initiative: ONECommunity Scholarship Recipients
HarborOne Bank awarded 20 college scholarships totaling $100,000 to high school seniors. As part of the ONECommunity Scholarship Program, we gave $5,000 scholarships to high school seniors from around the region.
The list of winning students are:
- Adrianna Doughtry – Southeastern Regional Vocational Technical High School (Suffolk University)
- Alexandra Williams – Champion High School Brockton/Gateway to College at Massasoit (Simmons College)
- Alison Mello – Apponequet Regional High School (Worcester State University)
- Alyssa Murphy – Middleborough High School (University of Maine)
- Carol MacDonald – Hanover High School (Brandeis University)
- Elizabeth Buckley – Brockton High School (Boston College)
- Emily Luong – Walpole High School (Smith College)
- Evaudie Paul – Brockton High School (Stonehill College)
- Haley Macray – Rockland High School (Bentley University)
- Jessica Freeborn – Brockton High School (University of Maine at Farmington)
- Julia D’Agostino – Notre Dame Academy (College of the Holy Cross)
- Julia Munroe – Southeastern Regional Vocational Technical High School (Norwich University)
- Marissa Merrifield – Weymouth High School (Worcester State University)
- Samantha Connor – Brockton High School (The Catholic University of America)
- Sarina Spolidoro – Foxborough Regional Charter School (Bridgewater State University)
- Sawyer Thomas – Middleborough High School (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)
We are thrilled to announce its 1st Annual Harvest for Hunger Campaign. Our goal is to provide local food pantries and hunger programs with in-kind donations of non-perishable food and financial support.
Customers are encouraged to join this effort by making a donation of non-perishable at any one of branch locations.
Donations will stay local. Harvest for Hunger Community Partners include:
- Saint Vincent DePaul Food Pantry, Abington
- Attleboro Area Council of Churches, Attleboro
- Central Square Congregational Church, Bridgewater
- Charity Guild, Brockton
- Catholic Charities, Brockton
- Brockton Enterprise Helping Hands Fund, Brockton
- Canton Food Pantry, Canton
- My Brother’s Keeper, Easton
- Our Daily Bread Food Pantry, Mansfield
- Saint Vincent DePaul Food Pantry, Middleborough
- South Shore Community Action Council Food Pantry, Plymouth
- Friendly Food Pantry, Randolph
- Raynham Food Basket , Raynham
- Taunton Boys & Girls Club Breakfast Program, Taunton
As a Founding Sponsor, HarborOne is proud to support Brockton Knocks Down Diabetes Campaign (BKDD). BKDD is a coalition of the Old Colony YMCA and more than 40 area organizations dedicated to Diabetes awareness and education. The coalition will host a variety of free events from June 6th-13th. The series kicks off with a Health and Wellness Expo, sponsored by Signature Healthcare, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on June 6 at The Shaw’s Center, 1 Feinberg Way. A range of events will take place throughout the week at partner organizations including: the Brockton Council on Aging, the Cape Verdean Association, the Brockton Neighborhood Health Center, Massasoit Community College and Messiah Baptist Church. The week of events will cumulate with a Diabetes FUN Walk/Run at 9:30 a.m. on June 13 in D.W. Field Park in Brockton, followed by a Brockton Rox game at 6:05 p.m. that evening at Campanelli Stadium. For more information visit the Brockton Knocks Down Diabetes Facebook page.
HarborOne is excited to announce the ten winners of our ONECommunity college scholarships. Each recipient will receive $1,000 to be utilized for educational expenses in the upcoming academic year. The winners embodied a commitment to community and academic excellence. Congratulations!
- Paul LaFond, Bridgewater-Raynham Regional High School
- Matthew Minichiello, Brockton High School
- Kate Lynch, Cardinal Spellman High School
- MacKenzi Curtin, East Bridgewater Jr. Sr. High School
- Tommi Cathleen Gans, Falmouth High School
- Liza French, Middleboro High School
- Sidney Wadsworth, Middleboro High School
- McKenna Cassford, Pembroke High School
- Kelly Gately, Taunton High School
- Casey Corr, Whitman-Hanson Regional High School
We are thrilled to report that HarborOne ‘s GameTime Drive provided 374 New board games to support School on Wheels of Massachusetts, a local nonprofit partner that provides academic support and mentoring to more than 300 families throughout the South Shore. The games were utilized for School on Wheels Annual Family Game Nights hosted at local area hotels to provide a social and fun opportunity for child and adults living in difficult circumstances. “Thank you to the HarborOne Bank community for their generous support,” said Cheryl Opper, Founder and Executive Director of School on Wheels. “Family interaction is such a critical part of a child’s overall development and we know that this donation will provide countless memories for so many of the families that we serve.” To learn more about School on Wheels please visit: www.SOWMA.org.