HarborOne News

August 14, 2018
HarborOne Bank Names Luba Levin as Vice President Premier Relationship Officer

Levin will be based in HaborOne’s new downtown Boston branch
 

August 6, 2018
Forbes says HarborOne Bank is the “Best-In-State” financial institution in Massachusetts

HarborOne Bank announced today that it has been rated by Forbes as the top bank in Massachusetts and one of the two top banks in New England, based on data and rankings compiled by Forbes in collaboration with the analytics firm Statista.

July 11, 2018
HarborOne Bank Opens First Boston Office

Loan Production Office will be staffed with experienced banking professionals serving the commercial, small business and professional services markets

June 19, 2018
HarborOne Bank Awards $7,000 to Winning Entrepreneurs in Small Business Pitch Contest

HarborOne Bank awarded three prizes totaling $7,000 to three small business entrepreneurs as part of their third annual Small Business “Pitch Contest,” hosted by HarborOne U. 

May 24, 2018
HarborOne Bank awards 20 college scholarships totaling $100,000

As part of a 10-year $1 million commitment to education, HarborOne Bank awards scholarships to outstanding local high school seniors
 

May 11, 2018
HarborOne Bancorp, Inc. Elects Michael J. Sullivan Chairman of the Board

Senior leadership team re-appointed: CEO James Blake; President & COO Joseph Casey; CFO Linda Simmons
 

May 4, 2018
HarborOne Bank to host “Shark Tank” competition for area entrepreneurs

Southeastern Massachusetts will have its own version of “Shark Tank” next month when HarborOne Bank holds its third annual small business “Pitch Contest.” Applications opened May 1, 2018 and the deadline to apply is May 31, 2018. Please visit www.harborone.com/pitchcontest to apply or find out more.

April 3, 2018
HarborOne Bank Establishes ‘HarborOne Mortgage’

HarborOne Bank announced today the establishment of HarborOne Mortgage – consolidating HarborOne Bank’s residential lending business with Merrimack Mortgage into a single wholly-owned subsidiary.
 

March 14, 2018
HarborOne Bancorp, Inc. To Acquire Coastway Bancorp, Inc.

HarborOne Bancorp, Inc. (“HarborOne”)(NASDAQ: HONE) and Coastway Bancorp, Inc. (“Coastway”) (NASDAQ: CWAY) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which HarborOne will acquire Coastway in an all cash transaction valued at approximately $125.6 million. Coastway stockholders will receive $28.25 for each share of Coastway common stock.  The transaction has been unanimously approved by the boards of directors of both companies.

February 12, 2018
HarborOne Bank Promotes Scott Sanborn to Executive Vice President

​HarborOne Bank announced today that Senior Vice President of Commercial Lending Scott Sanborn has been promoted to Executive Vice President.  As Executive Vice President, Sanborn will continue to drive the Bank’s strategy and growth for all commercial and small business lending activities.

February 1, 2018
HarborOne Bank Acquires Cumberland County Mortgage

HarborOne Bank today announced the acquisition of Cumberland County Mortgage of South Portland, ME – giving the Bank a strong new mortgage lending foothold in northern New England.

January 16, 2018
HarborOne Bank Announces Availability of $100,000 in College Scholarships to High School Seniors

HarborOne seeks applicants for annual ONECommunity College Scholarship program to honor 20 young leaders in local communities 

December 27, 2017
​HarborOne Bank Moves to $15 Minimum Wage and Pays $500 Bonuses to More than 600 hundred Employees

HarborOne Bank announced it will accelerate its plan to implement a $15-per-hour minimum wage and will provide a one-time $500 bonus to more than six-hundred employees of the bank and its mortgage lending subsidiary, Merrimack Mortgage Company, LLC,  as a result of federal tax reform legislation.

December 20, 2017
HarborOne Foundation’s Grants Total $224,500 for 2017

Twenty different organizations receive grants from the HarborOne Foundation

August 7, 2017
HarborOne Bank to Donate New Backpacks, School Supplies to Local Children

HarborOne Bank and Merrimack Mortgage partner to assemble and donate over 4,000 backpacks to help local children start the school year off right

June 16, 2017
​HarborOne Bank Names Linda H. Simmons Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

HarborOne Bank today announced that Linda H. Simmons has been named Senior Vice President and  Chief Financial Officer. She succeeds Joseph F. Casey, who was appointed President in February and also named to the Board of Directors.

May 3, 2017
​HarborOne Bank Appoints Peter Makowiecki President of Merrimack Mortgage Company

HarborOne Bank announced today that Pete Makowiecki, HarborOne Senior Vice President of Residential Lending, will become President of Merrimack Mortgage the Bank’s mortgage banking subsidiary on June 30. Pete is replacing Dan McKenney who is retiring after 19 years of leading the company.

March 13, 2017
HarborOne Bank Launches Charitable Foundation

As part of its one-hundred year birthday celebration, HarborOne Bank announced today the launch of the HarborOne Foundation with donations totaling, $100,000 divided among four outstanding organizations. 

February 23, 2017
HarborOne Bank Names Joseph F. Casey President

HarborOne Bank today announced that Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer Joseph F. Casey has been named President of HarborOne Bank. Casey was appointed to the bank’s Board of Directors and will continue in his role as COO. HarborOne Bank today announced that Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer Joseph F. Casey has been named President of HarborOne Bank. Casey was appointed to the bank’s Board of Directors and will continue in his role as COO.

February 6, 2017
HarborOne Bank will award $100,000 in scholarships to 20 college-bound students

HarborOne seeks applicants for annual ONECommunity College Scholarship program to honor young leaders in local communities 

December 19, 2016
HarborOne Bank Welcomes Kerri Mooney as Director of Branch Banking

HarborOne Bank announced that it has named Kerri A. Mooney as Director of Branch Banking.

October 11, 2016
Maureen Wilkinson named Community Impact Award winner

American Banker will honor Wilkinson as part of 2016 Most Powerful Women in Banking  

June 15, 2016
HarborOne Bancorp provides update on Minority Stock Offering

HarborOne Bancorp, Inc. (the “Company”), the proposed holding company for HarborOne Bank formed in connection with its reorganization into mutual holding company form, concluded the subscription and local community offerings of its common stock on June 10, 2016.

June 14, 2016
HarborOne awards 20 college scholarships totaling $100,000

As part of $1 million commitment to education, HarborOne Bank awarded 20 scholarships on Monday to area high school seniors

April 21, 2016
HarborOne Bank to host “Shark Tank” competition for area entrepreneurs

Winners will receive money to help grow and develop a small business

April 5, 2016
HarborOne Bank expands into Merrimack Valley with opening of Westford office

New residential lending office will be the first in the Merrimack Valley

April 4, 2016
HarborOne is expanding the ONECommunity Scholarship Program

HarborOne Bank will commit $1 million over the next 10 years to provide college scholarships to area students

March 31, 2016
HarborOne Bank depositors approve plan of Reorganization and Minority Stock Issuance and Charitable Foundation

HarborOne Bank announced today that its depositors have approved the plan of reorganization and minority stock issuance pursuant to which HarborOne Bank will reorganize into a two-tier mutual holding company structure

March 1, 2016
HarborOne Bank donates donates over 150 new games to School on Wheels

As part of the bank’s second annual GameTime initiative, HarborOne employees donated the games as well as $500 to support School on Wheels’ Family Game Night Program

February 12, 2016
HarborOne Bank will award ten $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors

Brockton-based HarborOne seeks applicants for annual ONECommunity College Scholarship program to honor young leaders in local communities 

January 29, 2016
HarborOne donates $124,000 to United Way of Greater Plymouth County during Boys & Girls Club visit

HarborOne Bank made a $124,000 donation to their long-standing community partner United Way of Greater Plymouth County

November 30, 2015
HarborOne donates $10,000 and contributes food for Harvest for Hunger

HarborOne Bank donated $10,000 to community nonprofit organizations throughout Southeastern Massachusetts

November 24, 2015
The Boston Globe Names HarborOne Bank a Top Place to Work for 2015

HarborOne Bank wins honor for the seventh straight year
 

October 27, 2015
HarborOne CEO James Blake receives Massasoit honorary degree and Presidential Medallion award

Massasoit Community College selected Blake for his commitment to the college and to the City of Brockton

August 24, 2015
Apple Pay Now Available to HarborOne Bank’s Customers Offering an Easy, Secure & Private Way to Pay

Apple Pay provides an added layer of security for in-store and in-app purchases by enabling payments using a HarborOne credit or debit card without having to use the physical card.

August 16, 2015
HarborOne Bank Names Michael Sullivan to Board of Directors

Michael Sullivan, a former U.S. Attorney with extensive ties in Southeastern Massachusetts, brings unique background and leadership to HarborOne board

August 14, 2015
HarborOne Bank names Kashif “Kash” Khan new manager of Plymouth retail branch

Khan, of Kingston, brings over 21 years of experience as a branch manager

August 14, 2015
State Treasurer Deborah Goldberg visits Brockton financial empowerment program

Goldberg met with Brockton residents taking free financial education classes provided through a unique partnership between HarborOne Bank and NeighborWorks Southern Mass.

August 6, 2015
HarborOne Bank Names Adam Cupples new Vice President of Digital Marketing

In expanded role, Cupples will focus on using technology to help HarborOne grow

August 4, 2015
HarborOne Bank Names Murray Charron as Vice President of Commercial Banking

Charron joins new Providence office to bolster growing commercial lending team

July 1, 2015
HarborOne completes acquisition of Merrimack Mortgage Company, Inc.

Acquisition significantly increases HarborOne’s mortgage business, as Manchester, New Hampshire-based Merrimack provides strong market foothold throughout New England

June 30, 2015
Groundbreaking financial education program connects HarborOne U participants with small business loans

Graduating participants could obtain up to $5,000 line of credit to expand small businesses

June 8, 2015
HarborOne Bank announces 10 winners of ONECommunity college scholarships

The $1,000 scholarships will to be utilized for educational expenses in the upcoming academic year.

June 2, 2015
HarborOne Bank staff volunteer at Plymouth’s Camp Clark

On June 2, over 50 HarborOne employees, including President and CEO James Blake, spent a day of service at Plymouth’s Camp Clark

June 1, 2015
HarborOne Bank expands into Rhode Island with opening of Providence office

New commercial lending office will be the first in Rhode Island

April 28, 2015
HarborOne to Acquire Merrimack Mortgage Company, Inc.

Transaction to purchase privately held home loan originator will significantly increase HarborOne’s mortgage business. Manchester, New Hampshire-based Merrimack provides strong market foothold throughout New England

March 18, 2015
Joseph F. Casey named Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Casey, a 30-year industry veteran who serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, also became Chief Operating Officer as of March 1st and will focus on deposit and loan operations and business development. 

 

November 5, 2014
Scott Sanborn joins HarborOne Bank as Senior Vice President of Commercial Lending

We are pleased to announce the addition of Scott Sanborn as SVP of Commercial Lending.

July 15, 2014
Andy Puga joins HarborOne Bank as Business Solutions and Development Officer

Andy brings over 13 years of experience in the financial industry as an analyst, solutions consultant and integration specialist.1

June 18, 2014
Debra Prepas named Vice President, Human Resources Officer

HarborOne Bank has named Debra Prepas V.P., Human Resources Officer.