• MountainOne Volunteer of the Year for the western region, Paula Malloy, presents the $1,000 charitable donation that comes with the award to the Berkshire Humane Society. Fenway the dog is very happy! (photo courtesy Berkshire Humane Society)
  • Scituate Personal Banker Sonia Figueira (left) and Executive Administrator Michelle Devine represent MountainOne at the Run for Scituate.
  • woman receiving blood clotting test from nurse
    MountainOne EVP, Risk Management and Board Member at Community Health Programs of the Berkshires, Lynne Carlotto bravely demonstrates the new blood clotting testing system donated to CHP’s Neighborhood Health Center by MountainOne.
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    MountainOne President & CEO Robert Fraser (far right) and MountainOne Insurance President & COO Jonathan Denmark (far left) present a multi-year donation in support of Economic Development programming to Lever Executive Director Jeffrey Thomas (center). Joining Thomas to accept the donation are Lever staff, Sarah Wu (left) and Alex Lopez (right).
  • MountainOne staff volunteer at the water station outside our Silver Lake Boulevard office in Pittsfield during the Charity Chug Run 5k.
  • Quincy Community Banking Officer Lucille Weare (left) is joined by VP Commercial Lending Matt Kreiser and Executive Administrator Michelle Devine to celebrate our partnership with Quincy Public Schools.
  • Boys & Girls Club of the Berkshires check presentation image
    MountainOne Insurance Account Executive and active Boys & Girls Club of the Berkshires volunteer Jake Rand (far left) joins MountainOne Director and Club Board Member David Crane (right) as they present a donation to Boys & Girls Club of the Berkshires Executive Director Chris Jacoby (center) in support of the outstanding youth programming at the club.

Community Engagement

MountainOne is proud to be a part of our local communities since 1848. We offer a variety of resources including our Community Dividend Program, financial education outreach and employee volunteer services. We look forward to seeing you out and about in our communities!

Community Dividend Grants

MountainOne is pleased to offer a Community Dividend grant program to local agencies working to make our communities better. Qualified 501(c)3 organizations may apply once annually for funding from MountainOne in support of programs and projects that directly impact our local communities and customers.

For donation requests, please review and complete the Community Dividend Application. Contact the Community Engagement Officer with any questions at community@mountainone.com or 413.663.2141.

Financial Education for All Ages

Money101 Live Presentations – MountainOne’s financial experts are always willing to visit schools and community organizations to talk about banking, savings, budgeting, credit and many other topics. We will customize a Money101 program for you. Please contact our Community Engagement Officer with any questions: community@mountainone.com or 413.663.2141

MoneySmart Curriculum –  MountainOne highly recommends the MoneySmart financial education curriculum provided by the FDIC. It is a free resource available for download from the FDIC’s Teacher Online Resource Center.

Financial Education Materials – MountainOne is very pleased to offer a variety of free printed financial education materials. Teachers and community groups may make unlimited copies for educational use.

Financial Education Resources  – Looking for more info? Try these websites:

Feed the Pig®
The American Institute of CPAs provides valuable financial info for those starting out…or anyone!

Practical Money Skills for LifeTM
Visa credit cards provides fun interactive financial education resources for everyone.

United States Mint and United States Mint h.i.p. pocket changeTM
The U.S. Mint provides fun facts and info about our nation’s currency.

FTC Consumer Information and CFPB
The Federal Trade Commission and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau provide extensive consumer financial information and resources.

Annual Credit Report
A resource to access your free annual credit report.

 

Other Community Resources

Volunteer Services – The MountainOne Community Task Force is available for volunteer activities in our communities. Please contact our Community Engagement Officer with any questions: community@mountainone.com or 413.663.2141

Community Corners – Community groups are welcome to use our branch Community Corner locations to promote events and special programs.*

Meeting Space – Local groups that work for the benefit of our community may use MountainOne’s conference spaces for seminars, workshops and meetings.*

Educational Tours – Student tours of our offices are available. Meet professional bankers, see the vault, and learn about careers in banking and the services we provide. Fun financial literacy activities can be included as well.

Please contact our Community Engagement Officer with any questions: community@mountainone.com or 413.663.2141

*Community Corners and meeting spaces are not open to individuals, political organizations or religious organizations without a related charitable purpose. For security reasons, space is only available during banking hours and at the discretion of the bank.