Q: What time should I arrive and what time does the party start?

A: Registration begins at 5:30pm. There will be socialization until around 6:30pm when the doors to the ballroom will open. The party will end around 9:30pm.

Q: Will we be able to be reimbursed for mileage and/or parking?

A: We are pleased to offer complementary transportation via coach buses, and encourage you to consider that option or carpool with coworkers. If you have not signed up for a bus yet and would still to take advantage of this, please email us at joinusforgood@easternbank.com. Employees who need to use their own car may be reimbursed for mileage and parking. 

Q: If we are hourly employees and normally work and are paid until 4 PM, do we continue to get paid from 4:00- 9:30 PM?

A: We hope that you’ll join us at the 200th Anniversary Celebration by opting-in to attend this party.  It is not a required work event, so employees attending the event will not receive overtime pay.

Q: Will there be food options for those with food allergies and/or preferences?

A: Yes, there will be food options for those who have food allergies or preferences, including gluten-free and vegetarian offerings. There is no need to order a separate meal; these selections are already accounted for.

Q: What is the dress code for the event?

A: Please come dressed as you would for work.