Citizens Bank welcomed the community out to the Bonita Lakes location, for the Angels Tree Holiday kick off celebration.
“We are gathered here at the Bonita Lakes branch, Citizens National Bank partners with the Salvation Army as one of the community partners to come out, recognize and let the community know about the Angel Tree Program,“ says Neil Henry the banks regional manager.
To help an Angel in need, all you have to do is take one off a tree inside a citizens national bank, buy the gifts off the wish list, and return them by bring all the gifts back to the bank, by December the fifteenth.
“Where we distribute it to the Salvation Army right before Christmas. “
He goes on to say that helping in the community, is why citizens national bank, partners with organizations, making a difference and changing lives.
“The power of local is what Citizens National Bank lives by. And we feel like we need to help the community in areas that we can reach the community through community partners such as this.”
So, if you don’t want to adopt an Angel, but still want to get involved, he says, “The Salvation Army’s always needing help in all regards. They take donations, they love the Angel gifts as far as their kids. And of course, they need bell ringers. We go into all the retail outlets here for out shopping needs, and they are always needing bell ringers. So, they need help in all areas.”