Dedham Savings Community Foundation Supports Dedham Housing Authority
The Dedham Savings Community Foundation has donated $5,000 to the Dedham Housing Authority (DHA). The grant funds will be used to support renovations to the organization’s Resource Center, located at their Veterans Road Housing Site. DHA’s Veterans Road development houses 80 low-income families. Planned improvements to the Resource Center include interior cosmetic updates, increased seating and functional storage capacity, and renovations to the outdoor space.
ABOUT DEDHAM HOUSING AUTHORITY
The Dedham Housing Authority provides housing assistance to low-income residents through State and Federal programs. The mission of the Dedham Housing Authority is to promote adequate and affordable housing, economic opportunity and a suitable living environment, free from discrimination.
ABOUT DEDHAM SAVINGS COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
The Dedham Savings Community Foundation was formed by Dedham Savings for the purpose of funding requests from community organizations which provide services to the communities that they serve. These communities generally, but not exclusively, include Dedham, Needham, Norwood, Sharon, South Boston, Walpole, and Westwood. Typical requests are usually received from such organizations as schools, libraries, family service organizations and non-profit organizations. The Trustees of the Foundation will accept grant requests from community organizations and make awards twice a year.
Organizations wishing to request funds from the Foundation may apply online at www.dedhamsavings.com/community
ABOUT DEDHAM SAVINGS
Incorporated in 1831, Dedham Savings is one of the oldest banks in Massachusetts still doing business under its original charter. The bank delivers technology-driven solutions in a client-centric way to promote the financial success of the individuals, families, businesses, and non-profit organizations in the communities it serves. Dedham Savings manages $2 billion in assets through full-service locations in Dedham, East Dedham, Needham, Norwood, Sharon, South Boston, Walpole, and Westwood, Massachusetts.