Giving Tree


WSB Giving Tree Logo.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
            At Watertown Savings Bank, Financial investments in our community are
            very important to us. We strive for excellence as a provider of financial
            support for the many groups, organizations and individuals who work to
            benefit the North Country. The WSB Giving Tree represents the many ways
            in which we proudly support the community you call home. 

 
Total Community Support in 2022 from The WSB Giving Tree as of today: $262,020.72

Browse through the archives below and see the members of our North Country Community we support every day.

Jamie Cox and Natasha Gamble from the United Way of NNY accept a donation for $32,000.00.WSB Supports United Way of NNY

The United Way of NNY Executive Director, Jamie Cox, and Program Director, Natasha Gamble, accept a donation from WSB in support of the many programs our local United Way offers which benefit so many in our community. 


Lauren Rupp is the recipient of the 2022 Ed Beerman Scholarship.WSB Supports Ed Beerman Scholarship

Thousand Islands Central Senior, Laren Rupp, is the recipient of the 2022 Ed Beerman Scholarship.  Lauren plans on attending JCC in the fall.  Congratulations Lauren.

 

Don Boshart of the local American Cancer Society.WSB Supports Relay For Life

Don Boshart, Senior Manager of Community Development, American Cancer Society, accepts a check from Watertown Savings Bank to benefit the annual Relay for Life event.

 

 

Members of Unity Lacrosse.WSB Supports Unity Lacrosse

Brady Adams, Devin Connell and Jack Rathbun accept a donation from WSB to benefit Unity Lacrosse Club.  Unity provides affordable opportunities to competitive players who desire to excel in the sport of lacrosse.

 

Andrew Kane of the Nature Center.WSB Supports A Night For Nature

Andrew Kane, Board President, Friends of the Minna Anthony Common Nature Center, accepts a check from WSB for sponsorship of the Center’s annual event, A Night For Nature.

 

 

WSB Supports T.I. Poker Run.WSB Supports TI Charity Poker Run

Bobby Cantwell, President, Thousand Islands Charity Poker Run, accepts a check from Meredith Fox, WSB, for sponsorship of the annual T.I. Poker Run event.

 

 

Randy Fletcher, President of ACBS.WSB Supports ACBS

Randy Fletcher, President, Antique & Classic Boat Society, accepts a check from WSB for sponsorship of the annual ACBS Boat Show.

 

 

 

Scott Goodrich of the Garrett Loomis Foundation.WSB Supports G. Loomis Foundation

Scott Goodrich of the Garrett Loomis Foundation accepts a check from Watertown Savings Bank to benefit the Foundation’s Scholarship Fund. The fund is committed to enhancing fire safety education to positively impact our local communities and honoring Garrett’s legacy.

 

 

Dan Charlebois, IHC Principal.WSB Supports IHC Legacy Gala

Mr. Dan Charlebois, Principal, IHC, accepts a donation from Watertown Savings Bank for sponsorship of the IHC Legacy Gala. The Gala is an annual celebration for the school’s founders, The Sisters of St. Joseph.

 

 

Carl McLaughlinWSB Supports Annual Concert in Park

Carl McLaughlin, Watertown Noon Rotary, accepts a check from Watertown Savings Bank for sponsorship of the Concert in the Park.  The annual music event celebrates Independence Day at Thompson Park.

 

 

WSB Supports Mount Carmel Feast

Frank Gori and Tony Mara, St. Anthony’s Church, accept a check from WSB in support of the church’s annual Mt. Carmel Feast.

 

 

 

WSB Supports Farm & Craft Market

Kayla Perry, President & CEO, Greater Watertown North Country Chamber of Commerce, accepts a check from WSB for sponsorship of the 2022 Farm & Craft Market.  The market will run each Wednesday from May 25 – October 5.


WSB Supports Ft. Drum Chapter AUSA

Michelle Capone, Association of the United States Army (AUSA), accepts a check from WSB for sponsorship of the AUSA's Annual Dinner.  AUSA works to bring the Fort Drum and North Country communities together.

 

 

WSB Supports Community Cup

Jessica Hyde and Anne Garno, North Country Community Cup, accept a check from WSB for sponsorship of the annual North Country Community Cup event which promotes wellness and community involvement.

 

 

WSB Supports Safe Schools Endeavor

Erika Flint, Safe Schools Endeavor Steering Committee Chairwoman, with her sons Lukas and Micah, accept a check from WSB to benefit the Safe Schools Endeavor.  The program empowers students, parents, and faculty to create a safe school setting in Jefferson and Lewis counties.

 


WSB Supports Community Foundation

Ken Eysaman and Kraig Everard, Northern New York Community Foundation, accept a check from WSB in support of the foundation’s capital campaign.  The NNY Community Foundation works to enrich the quality of life through grants and scholarships across Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties.

 

2018      $357,819.51

2019      $360,356.36

2020      $160,415.77

2021      $546,793.40



Nick Czerow, Watertown Rapids.WSB Supports Watertown Rapids
Nick Czerow, General Manager, Watertown Rapids, accepts a check for sponsorship of the upcoming season of Rapids baseball.

 

 

 

 

Larry Burnett, Jefferson County Fair.WSB Supports The Jefferson County Fair
Larry Burnett, Jefferson County Fair, accepts a check from Watertown Savings Bank for sponsorship of the fair’s kick-off parade.

 

 

 

 

Jim Scordo, Italian American Civic Association.

WSB Supports The Annual Bravo Fest
Jim Scordo, Italian American Civic Association, accepts a check from Watertown Savings Bank to benefit the 2022 Bravo Festival.

 

 

 

Philip Marra and Stage Notes.WSB Supports Stage Notes

Philip Marra III presents a check to the members of Stage Notes in support of their upcoming performance of Rent, School Edition.

 

 

 

David Alteri and Stephanie Elliott.WSB Supports Sackets Concerts

David Alteri, President, Sackets Harbor Historical Society, accepts a check from Stephanie Elliott, WSB, in support of Sackets Harbor’s Concerts on the Waterfront series.

 

 

 

River hospital donation.WSB Supports River Hospital
Stephanie Weiss, River Hospital Executive Director of Development, accepts a check from Skye Ryder-McCauley, WSB, to benefit the hospital’s Festive Evening event.
 
 
 
 
WSB Cup Scholarship Award
Congratulations to Cain Roberts and Tatum Overton on being selected to receive the annual WSB Cup Scholarship.  Cain will be attending SUNY Cortland this fall majoring in Physical Education while competing on the wrestling team and Tatum will be studying Political Science at Nazareth College in the fall.  We wish them great success!


WSB Supports Compassionate Care

Monica Behan, Executive Director, Modicum, accepts a check from Watertown Savings Bank in support of the Compassionate Care Foundation.  Compassionate Care is a line of skin care products created specifically for individuals undergoing treatment for cancer.



Mei-Lin CorronWSB Brouty Scholarship Award
Congratulations to Mei-Linn Corron.  Mei-Linn is the recipient of the 2022 WSB Scholarship.  She will be attending JCC this fall studying business.

 

 

  

Nick CzerowWSB Supports Northern Lights
Nick Czerow accepts a check for sponsorship of Northern Lights.  Northern Lights is a new holiday event similar to "Lights on the Lake" which will take place at the Evans Mills Speedway this holiday season.