(TOMS RIVER, NJ – April 12, 2019) – OceanFirst Bank and OceanFirst Foundation empower women to make a difference in the communities they serve. Through a partnership with Habitat for Humanity in Monmouth County, OceanFirst participated in a volunteer program called Women Build. The Women Build event allowed employees to work under the supervision of construction professionals, and alongside other volunteers and future Habitat for Humanity homeowners, on April 3, 2019, at two project sites in Long Branch, NJ.
IMG_3381.jpg: The women of OceanFirst took time from their schedules to make a difference in their community by volunteering for Monmouth County’s Habitat for Humanity Women Build event on April 3, 2019. Pictured here from left to right are OceanFirst Bank’s VP/Customer Experience Officer, Digital Strategy, Rebecca Rothstein; OceanFirst Foundation’s Executive Director, Kathy Durante; OceanFirst Bank SVP, Director of Treasury Management, Jeana M. Piscatelli; OceanFirst Bank Customer Care Supervisor, Linda Corrigan; OceanFirst Bank Treasury Sales Associate, Careyanne Womack; OceanFirst Bank VP Customer Care Center Manager, Brenda Gleeson; OceanFirst Bank HR Administrator, Heather Sams; OceanFirst Bank SVP, Janet Bossi; Tara Maresca from OceanFirst Bank Deposit Operations, and Habitat for Humanity’s Site Manager, Ron Klenk. The Women Build team from OceanFirst Bank lent helping hands on two projects in Long Branch, NJ.
IMG_3382.jpg: Senior Vice President and Director of Treasury Management, Jeana M. Piscatelli helps secure the roof at one of two site projects in Long Branch, NJ, during the OceanFirst Bank Women Build event for Habitat for Humanity in Monmouth County on April 3, 2019.
IMG_3383.jpg: OceanFirst Bank WaveMakers are extraordinary leaders and volunteers, as exemplified by Customer Care Supervisor, Linda Corrigan, who joined the Women Build team on April 3, 2019, at one of two Long Branch, NJ, project sites for Habitat for Humanity in Monmouth County.
IMG_3384.jpg: OceanFirst Bank VP of Customer Care Center Manager, Brenda Gleeson, gave a lift to Habitat for Humanity in Monmouth County on April 3, 2019, as part of the OceanFirst’s Women Build crew on hand at two project sites in Long Branch, NJ.
ABOUT OCEANFIRST BANK
OceanFirst Financial Corp.’s subsidiary, OceanFirst Bank N.A., founded in 1902, is an $8.0 billion regional bank operating throughout New Jersey, metropolitan Philadelphia and metropolitan New York City. OceanFirst Bank delivers commercial and residential financing solutions, wealth management, and deposit services and is one of the largest and oldest community-based financial institutions headquartered in New Jersey.
ABOUT OCEANFIRST FOUNDATION
Since its founding in 1902, OceanFirst Bank has built a solid reputation and legacy as a good neighbor and responsible corporate citizen. The Bank’s strong commitment to helping families, organizations, schools and communities throughout central and southern New Jersey meet their financial needs has spanned several generations, reaching new heights in 1996 with the creation of OceanFirst Foundation. The Foundation provides grants to organizations that meet community needs within the OceanFirst footprint. Since its inception, OceanFirst Foundation has contributed in excess of 7,000 grants totaling more than $37 million to over 900 local charities throughout central and southern New Jersey.