Page 12 THE VILLADOM TIMES III • June 17, 2009 Business Atlantic Stewardship earns Community Service Award shares 10 percent of its pre-tax earnings with Christian and local civic non-profit organizations. In accordance with the tithing program, Atlantic Stewardship Bank makes hundreds of donations; sending or hand delivering checks to food pantries, Christian missions and ministries, schools, libraries, police and fire departments, and other deserving recipients local to the bank’s branch offices. To date, the bank’s total tithe donations exceed $6.3 million. Atlantic Stewardship Bank’s commitment to community service is reflected in the participation of its associates. Throughout the year, associates have the opportunity to participate in various community NJBankers members receiving recognition in the Community Service Award: James R. Silkensen, co-president/co-CEO NJBankers; Robert E. Stillwell, president/CEO, Boiling Springs Savings Bank, Rutherford; Norman E. Beatty, chairman/president/CEO, First Hope Bank, Hope; David J. Hemple, president, Century Savings Bank, Vineland; Paul Van Ostenbridge, president/CEO, Atlantic Stewardship Bank, Midland Park and John E. McWeeney, Jr., copresident/co-CEO, NJBankers. service activities that range from building homes and feeding the hungry to singing at a local retirement community and educating children about money management. Co-President/Co-CEO James R. Silkensen added, “New Jersey banks are committed to respond to the needs of the communities they serve. Their employees proudly volunteer hours to support community initiatives.” NJBankers member institutions make substantial monetary contributions to ensure the success of these initiatives and devote many hours to making the communities they serve a better place to live, (continued on page 24) Atlantic Stewardship Bank has been named one of the New Jersey Bankers Association’s Community Service Award recipients for 2009. The list of winners also includes Boiling Springs Savings Bank, Century Savings Bank, and First Hope Bank. New Jersey Bankers Association Co- President/Co-CEO John E. McWeeney Jr. said, “These four Community Service Award recipients are outstanding examples of the community spirit shared by all of NJBankers members.” Atlantic Stewardship Bank is well known in northern New Jersey for its unique tithing program. Each year, the bank grand opening ��������������������� ��� ��������� �������� �������������������������������� ����� ���������������������� ����������������������������������������� ������������������� ��������������������������� ���� ������������ ��������� �� ������������������������������������������������������������������������ �������������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������������ ��������������������������������������� ~A Better Life through a Better Education ~ Keeping Families Warm Since 1929. 6-10-09 joan/janine JEI_Academy3x3(6-10-09) 3 x 3” Summer specials available now for a limited time only. Call Robin at 973-636-7000 Serving All Your Home Heating Needs Prompt, Reliable Service You Can Depend On, Plus The Personal Attention You Deserve. • Oil Heat Systems Serviced & Installed • Automatic Fuel Oil Deliveries • Tank Insurance Available Cash ts Discougn il n O On Heati s Deliverie 24 Hour Emergency 201-891-1000 Service �����������������������