News and Events
Mechanics Savings Offers Relief During Government Shutdown
January 17, 2019
Biddeford Savings and Mechanics Savings jointly raise minimum wage
AUBURN, ME – As the government shutdown continues with no end in sight, Mechanics Savings is committed to providing relief to federal employees and contractors who are experiencing financial hardships due to loss of income.
January 3, 2019
Jeff Wright Joins Maine Community Bancorp as SVP, Senior Operations Officer
AUBURN, ME – Maine Community Bancorp, the mutual holding company that owns Mechanics Savings Bank and Biddeford Savings Bank, recently announced that the minimum wage for full-time employees will increase to $15 per hour.
December 11, 2018
Mechanics Savings Gives the Gift of Warmth This Winter
AUBURN, ME – Maine Community Bancorp, the mutual holding company of Biddeford Savings and Mechanics Savings Bank, is pleased to announce that Jeff Wright has joined the team as Senior Vice President, Senior Operations Officer.
December 5, 2018
Maine Community Bancorp Taps Veteran Banking, Business, and Public Service Executive as President and CEO
July 30, 2018
WINDHAM, ME - In an age of social media and overcrowded schedules, it seems as though the art of being neighborly has been lost. Thankfully, there is still hope – a group of volunteers in Windham has been working together since 2007 to help people in need and promote a culture of neighbors helping neighbors.
AUBURN & BIDDEFORD, ME - With the announcement today that it’s hiring a single President and CEO, the board of directors of the mutual holding company, Maine Community Bancorp, advances its goal of strengthening the alliance of its two independent holdings, Biddeford Savings and Mechanics Savings Bank.
Mechanics Savings Bank and Maine Community Bancorp appoint two new directors
July 26, 2018
AUBURN, ME– Maine Community Bancorp, the mutual holding company that owns Mechanics Savings Bank and Biddeford Savings Bank, recently announced that Amy Landry and Elaine Runyon have been appointed to the board of directors for Mechanics Savings Bank. Both Landry and Runyon will also serve on the Maine Community Bancorp board of directors.
Mechanics Savings Bank Donates $3,000 to Tree Street Youth
January 29, 2018
LEWISTON, ME - Mechanics Savings Bank recently signed on as a Branch Art sponsor for the 2018 I Am Tree event, scheduled for Thursday, April 26 at The Atrium at Bates Mill. I Am Tree is Tree Street’s annual fundraising event which supports program costs.
The Store Next Door Receives Donation from Mechanics Savings
January 25, 2018
LEWISTON, ME – Christopher J. Hanks, Credit Officer at Mechanics Savings Bank (center), presents a check for $1,000 to Meg Dumais, Academic Liaison (left), and Mary Seaman, McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Liaison (right) , from The Store Next Door Project at Lewiston High School.
Mechanics Savings Bank Supports Tedford Housing
January 12, 2018
BRUNSWICK, ME – Mechanics Savings Bank is proud to support Tedford Housing’s initiatives to find lasting solutions to the challenges of homelessness. The bank recently contributed $1,000, which will be used to directly support the programs and services at Tedford Housing.
Mechanics Savings Bank Supports Oasis Free Clinics with $1,000 Donation
December 5, 2017
BRUNSWICK, ME – On December 4, 2017, Mechanics Savings Bank presented a $1,000 check to the Oasis Free Clinics as part of their charitable giving program.
Mechanics Savings Provides Support for Early Learning Center Building Renovation
December 5, 2017
AUBURN, ME – Mechanics Savings Bank recently contributed $2,500 to Pine Tree Society to help with improvements to their Early Learning Center building, located at 589 Minot Avenue.
Mechanics Savings Bank Donates to Community Concepts to Support Local Financial Stability
September 11, 2017
AUBURN, ME – Mechanics Savings Bank has made an investment of $5,000 in Community Concepts to support the organization’s overall work towards helping people with low income achieve personal and financial stability, with a particular emphasis placed on advancing financial literacy.
Justin Laverriere Joins Mechanics Savings Bank as Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer
August 8, 2017
BRUNSWICK, ME - Mechanics Savings Bank is pleased to announce that Justin Laverriere has joined the Business Banking team as vice president, commercial loan officer serving the Brunswick region.
Ed Powell Joins Mechanics Savings Bank as Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer
March 30, 2017
WINDHAM, ME – Mechanics Savings Bank is pleased to announce that Ed Powell recently joined the Business Banking team as vice president, commercial loan officer based out of the Windham branch
Mechanics Savings Bank Donates to High Street Food Pantry
December 9, 2016
AUBURN, ME - Mechanics Savings Bank recently donated $1,000 to High Street Food Pantry, a coalition of five Auburn churches that has been serving those in need for approximately 20 years.
Mechanics Savings Bank promotes Jeffrey Gosselin to Senior Vice President – Business Banking Market Manager
July 7, 2016
AUBURN, ME - Mechanics Savings Bank has announced the promotion of Jeffrey Gosselin as Senior Vice President and Market Manager of Business Banking.
Mechanics Savings Bank Supports Safe Voices
March 23, 2016
AUBURN, ME– Mechanics Savings Bank recently donated $1,000 to Safe Voices, a non-profit organization that helps to advocate, educate, and provide shelter for victims of domestic violence.
Mechanics Savings Bank Gives $1,500 to Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice
March 3, 2016
AUBURN, ME - Mechanics Savings Bank has donated $1,500 to Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice.
Mechanics Savings Bank Donates $1,000 to Trinity Jubilee Center's Soup Kitchen
February 29, 2016
LEWISTON ME– Mechanics Savings Bank has donated $1,000 to Trinity Jubilee Center’s Sponsor a Meal project.
Campbell Appointed Brunswick Banking Center Manager
January 4, 2016
BRUNSWICK, ME - Mechanics Savings Bank has announced the appointment of Bryan Campbell as Banking Center Manager at the local branch on Station Avenue in Brunswick.