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Eastern Bank Named a Top Place to Work by Boston Globe

November 17, 2017

Eastern Bank Named a Top Place to Work by Boston Globe for 10th Consecutive Year Announcement comes on the heels of Eastern earning top marks in 2018 Corporate Equality Index for fifth consecutive year BOSTON (November 17, 2017) – Eastern Bank has been named one of the Top Places to Work in Massachusetts in the 10th annual employee-based survey project from The Boston Globe, marking the 10th consecutive year that Eastern has been honored.

Eastern Bank earns top marks in 2018 Corporate Equality Index

November 9, 2017

Eastern Bank earns top marks in 2018 Corporate Equality Index Eastern earns 100 percent on Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 16th Annual Scorecard on LGBTQ Workplace Equality BOSTON, November 9, 2017 – For a fifth consecutive year, Eastern Bank received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality, adm...

Eastern Bank named No. 1 SBA lender in New England

November 8, 2017

Eastern Bank named No. 1 SBA lender in New England for eighth consecutive year BOSTON, November 8, 2017 – For the eighth consecutive year, Eastern Bank outpaced all competitors to rank as the No. 1 U.S.

Jitka Borowick honored with 2017 Community Advocacy Award

November 8, 2017

Eastern Bank honors Jitka Borowick with 2017 Community Advocacy Award HYANNIS PORT, November 6, 2017 – Eastern Bank recently honored Jitka Borowick with the bank’s 2017 Community Advocacy Award, which recognizes people who have given their time and talent to address a vital need in their community. Borowick, Founder of Cleangreen, emigrated from the Czech Republic in 2003.  Five years later, she started Cleangreen, an environmentally conscious...

Immigration nonprofits receive $1.5M from Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation

October 19, 2017

Immigration nonprofits overwhelmed by demand receive infusion of $1.5M from Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation Grant recipients supporting local immigrant communities to be recognized and celebrated at Eastern’s annual Celebration of Social Justice on Monday, October 23 BOSTON, October 19, 2017 – As fear and confusion escalate within immigrant communities and among “Dreamers,” Eastern Bank has reaffirmed its commitment to helping immigrants suc...

Eastern Bank Announces David Ortiz as Partner for Good

September 13, 2017

Eastern Bank Announces David Ortiz as Partner for Good; Partnership Kicks-Off with a Donation for Hurricane Relief Ortiz Takes a Swing as Eastern’s “Good Teller”  Surprising Unsuspecting Customers BOSTON, September 12, 2017 – Eastern Bank, America’s oldest and largest mutual bank, today announces its newest Partner for Good: Boston sports icon David Ortiz.  Ortiz, who banked big numbers throughout his entire career, is partnering with Eastern...

Eastern Bank Joins Revere for Good with Opening of Micro Branch

August 22, 2017

Eastern Bank Joins Revere for Good with Opening of Micro Branch Bank bolsters commitment to supporting Gateway Cities; Turns 500 square foot former Fotomat location into innovative, high-tech retail banking office REVERE, August 22, 2017 – Eastern Bank, America’s oldest and largest mutual bank, advanced its commitment to both innovation and serving Gateway Cities by converting a former Fotomat locatio...

Eastern Bank Announces Senior Leadership Changes

August 14, 2017

Eastern Bank Announces Senior Leadership Changes Barbara J. Heinemann named new head of Consumer Banking Steven L. Antonakes promoted to Director of Enterprise Risk Management BOSTON, Aug. 14, 2017 – Eastern Bank, a full-service commercial bank headquartered in Boston, today announced the appointment of Barbara J.

Eastern Bank honors Wayne Budd and Jacqueline “Jacqui” Budd with the 2017 Community Advocacy Award

July 18, 2017

BOSTON, June 28, 2017 – Eastern Bank recently honored Wayne Budd and Jacqueline “Jacqui” Budd with the bank’s 2017 Community Advocacy Award, which annually recognizes the region’s best community leaders. Held in celebration of Juneteenth at the Museum of African American History in Boston, the award ceremony recognized Wayne Budd and Jacqui Budd, each, with their own award.