Waldorf, Maryland, January 6, 2017 – Community Bank of the Chesapeake wrapped up their sixth annual Holiday Food & Toy Drive as they presented the Southern Maryland and Fredericksburg Food Bank with over 890 pounds of food. The Bank’s donation helped feed approximately 43 families this season, bringing many a little holiday spirit.
“In this season of giving, I am overwhelmed and extremely grateful for the support we receive from customers, community members and the Bank’s staff to help make this drive successful,” said James M. Burke, President and Chief Risk Officer of Community Bank of the Chesapeake. “It brings us great joy to know we are helping those in need and hopefully making their day a little brighter with a warm meal on the table or a toy for their child"
All branches of Community Bank of the Chesapeake served as donation sites for customers and members of the community to drop off new toys and non-perishable food items. A total of 297 toys were donated to the Marine Corps Reserve’s Toys for Tots programs in Southern Maryland and Fredericksburg. Food donations benefitted the Southern Maryland Food Bank and the Fredericksburg Area Food Bank.
Headquartered in Waldorf, Maryland, Community Bank of the Chesapeake is a full-service commercial bank, with assets over $1 billion. Through its 12 banking centers and five dedicated commercial lending centers, Community Bank of the Chesapeake offers a broad range of financial products and services to individuals and businesses. Community Bank of the Chesapeake is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Community Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: TCFC). More information about Community Bank of the Chesapeake can be found at www.cbtc.com.