Biddeford, MAINE (November 27, 2012) - Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution (SBSI) recently donated $500 to the Kaler Elementary School to support the implementation of the school’s Adventure Based Learning Program for fifth graders.
The Adventure Based Learning Program seeks to enhance positive social culture for children through common adventure based experience, a project based learning curriculum, and a focus on life process skills.
“Educational and youth programs in our community are of particular significance to the bank and we are proud to support Kaler Elementary School in launching this program for fifth graders,” said Kevin Savage, President and CEO of Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution. “We encourage others in our community to support Kaler Elementary School and other youth programs.”
About Saco & Biddeford Savings
Founded in 1827, Saco & Biddeford Savings, Maine’s oldest bank, has branches in Biddeford, Old Orchard Beach, Scarborough, South Portland, Westbrook, and its headquarters in downtown Saco.
left to right): Kaler School Counselor Peg Dineen; Kaler School Principal Diane Lang; Kaler School fifth grade students Aiden Emery, Mackenzie Farnham, Abby Tinkham and Jessica Geoffrion; and Melanie Lee, SBSI’s South Portland branch manager presenting SBSI’s donation to the program.