Citizens & Northern Bank donates $150,000 to benefit local education

WELLSBORO — Citizens & Northern Bank recently awarded $150,000 in donations to area Educational Improvement and Scholarship Organizations.

Citizens & Northern Bank is committed to supporting local organizations that have made it their mission to make sure every child has access to the best education possible.

The following organizations were presented with checks to support their mission for providing strong educational programs:

First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania: $50,000 to be split amongst 12 school districts:

Williamsport: $5,000

Jersey Shore: $2,500

Troy: $5,000

Sayre: $2,500

Athens: $5,000

Sullivan County: $5,000

Coudersport: $5,000

Port Allegany: $2,500

Cameron County: $2,500

Montoursville: $5,000

Warrior Run: $5,000

Montgomery: $5,000

Keystone Elk Country Alliance: $2,500

Tioga County Foundation: $15,000

Towanda Area School District Foundation: $5,000

Covenant Scholarship Organization: $15,000

Diocese of Scranton Scholarship Foundation: $45,000

Trinity Lutheran Church and School: $15,000

Firetree Place: $2,500