Waldorf, Maryland, May 8, 2018 – Community Bank of the Chesapeake kicked off their Annual Casual for a Cause Program May 1, 2018. Community Bank’s Casual for a Cause Program allows employees to dress business casual for the Summer by making a donation. This year, all proceeds raised will be donated to local organizations that help those who face hunger in Annapolis and Southern Maryland, and Fredericksburg, Virginia.
“Hunger is a real issue throughout our communities. On average, 1 out of 6 Americans struggle with hunger. We are grateful to have organizations dedicated to providing solutions to this issue and helping those in need,” said Beverly Wood, Senior Vice President, Director of HR of Community Bank of the Chesapeake. “That is why we have selected organizations who help those who are hungry for this year’s Casual for a Cause donations.”
Casual for a Cause begins May 1 through September 1, 2018. Community Bank of the Chesapeake employees can participate by making a donation, which allows them to dress business casual for the Summer. Proceeds raised will go to local organizations focused on feeding those who are hungry, including End Hunger in Calvert County, Lifestyles: Samaritan Project, St. Mary’s County Soup Kitchen, Stafford Food Security, Inc. and Anne Arundel County Food Bank.
“Our employees look forward to Casual for a Cause each year because it gives them the opportunity to personally contribute to the community,” said Jimmy Burke, President and Chief Risk Officer of Community Bank of the Chesapeake. “We appreciate their help and look forward to another successful year of giving.”
Headquartered in Waldorf, Maryland, Community Bank of the Chesapeake is a full-service commercial bank, with assets over $1.6 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.