PEABODY, MASSACHUSETTS ( – North Shore Bank proudly announces its contribution of $20,000 to the Essex County Community Foundation (ECCF) as part of the 2024 Corporate Partner Program. This donation underscores North Shore Bank’s steadfast commitment to supporting local initiatives and fostering community growth within Essex County.

As a trusted financial institution deeply rooted in the communities it serves, North Shore Bank recognizes the importance of collaborative efforts in addressing societal challenges and driving positive change. Through its partnership with ECCF, North Shore Bank aims to enhance the quality of life for residents across Essex County.

The Corporate Partner Program reflects the Bank’s ongoing dedication to supporting organizations that make a meaningful impact on the community. By aligning with ECCF, the Bank reaffirms its commitment to philanthropy and community development.

We are thrilled to partner with Essex County Community Foundation and contribute to their vital work in our local communities,” said Kevin M. Tierney, Sr., Chief Executive Officer at North Shore Bank. “We believe in the power of collective action to create lasting change. Through this donation, we hope to empower ECCF in their mission to build a stronger, more vibrant Essex County.

This $20,000 donation will support ECCF’s initiatives in areas such as education, healthcare, economic development, and social services. By investing in ECCF’s programs, North Shore bank aims to foster resilience, equity, and prosperity for all residents of Essex County.

Our Essex County communities are so lucky to have such a generous and giving community bank in North Shore Bank,” commented Beth Francis, President and Chief Executive Officer at Essex County Community Foundation. “They understand the local challenges we face and support the work of nonprofits striving to make a real difference.  We are grateful to be one of their grantees. Their support helps power the capacity building and coalition building work at ECCF.

North Shore Bank’s donation exemplifies its core values of integrity, community, and service. By collaborating with ECCF, the Bank continues to be a driving force for positive change in the communities it serves.

About Essex County Community Foundation
Essex County Community Foundation inspires philanthropy that strengthens the communities of Essex County by managing charitable assets, strengthening and supporting nonprofits, and engaging in strategic community leadership initiatives. Their ultimate goal is to improve the quality of life in the 34 towns and cities of Essex County.  For more information on the Essex County Community Foundation visit