Newport, RI – BankNewport these days introduced that it has awarded its $1,000 BankNewport Fiscal Education and learning Scholarship to four regional higher school graduates as component of its economical education method to support college students refine their fiscal abilities, and comprehend that handling individual finances can pave the way for a vibrant economic long term.

The 4 winners are Mackenzie Palmer and Lilly Bestoso of William S. Rogers Significant College in Newport Olivia Brennan of Portsmouth Superior University in Portsmouth and Nathalie Fortier of Coventry Significant College in Coventry.

Each and every of the four college students participated in this year’s fiscal training system and shown integrity, aptitude, management and local community outreach, volunteerism and involvement as outlined in their scholarship purposes.

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“At BankNewport, we choose excellent delight in educating and helping our next generation of community advocates and younger professionals,” mentioned Wendy Kagan, Govt Vice President, Director of Employee and Community Engagement at BankNewport. “Through our money instruction application, we’re capable to encourage these young adults to commence setting up for the long term even though instructing them the needed economical techniques to guide them in the current. These 4 scholarship recipients have every single proven to be liable members of the group and we have genuinely relished the opportunity to work with them toward their ambitions.”

As a local community financial institution, sharing money skills is integral to BankNewport’s mission. Regardless of whether college students select to enter the workforce or pursue formal education and learning immediately after significant university, BankNewport seeks to empower them to be self-assured in their economical choices and reach achievement as long term personnel, mother and father, and customers of the group.


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