Posts of Category: In the Community

Lauren

Celebrating Youth Art Month: Where art thou art museums?

“Find a beautiful piece of art. If you fall in love with Van Gogh or Matisse or John Oliver Killens, or if you fall in love with the music of Coltrane, the music of Aretha Franklin, or the music of  Continue Reading »

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Lauren

Scores and shares during Sunday’s Big Game to benefit local Special Olympics chapters

Update: Through scores and social media shares, Susquehanna will be donating $8,400 to Special Olympics chapters in PA, NJ, MD and WV! Thank you for your support! If you are anything like the 100 million-plus people who are gearing up  Continue Reading »

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Danielle

Volunteering in 2015? Don’t leave donating blood off your list

I like to volunteer in my community. I’ve planted trees at a local park. I’ve boxed hundreds of lunches at the World’s Largest Chicken Barbecue. Most recently I styled hair in the Doll Salon at the American Girl Fashion Show  Continue Reading »

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guest

Susquehanna Bank helps Millersville University student by funding summer internship

Background: Susquehanna Bank contributes funds to Millersville University in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, to support students who choose community service-based internships at nonprofits or government agencies. The donation allows the university’s Office of Experiential Learning and Career Management to offer an  Continue Reading »

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Lauren

30 Simple Ways to Make Someone Feel Important

Replacing a grand gesture with something grander. Continue reading »

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Amy

Family-friendly, non-frightening fall fun? We’ve got you covered

During the month of October, the last place you’ll find me is at a haunted house, creepy penitentiary, or on a ghost tour. I’m going to blame it on my kids; I don’t want to go to those places because  Continue Reading »

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Kristen

Here’s to Backpacks & Fresh Starts

I was always one of those strange children who couldn’t wait to go back to school. I’d know exactly where my classroom was, who was in my class and would have my school supplies packed and ready to go weeks  Continue Reading »

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Susquehanna, ice cream parlors and Make-A-Wish chapters partner in Stellar effort to help make wishes come true

Six-year-old Reese loved everything about the water, and dreamed of the beach as she battled leukemia. When she learned she would be granted a wish, Reese knew exactly what she wanted – to go to Hawaii! On her wish trip,  Continue Reading »

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‘The best gift I have ever received’ Emily and her service dog, Dash

When Emily Cikra got the call inviting her to Team Training at the North Central Regional facility, her initial reaction wasn’t one of joy. “The embarrassing thought that came into my mind was that having a service dog would be  Continue Reading »

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Pals For Life: Nonprofit brings pet love to those who need it most.

The following blog post is written in the style of a journal by Paula Kielich, President & Founder of Pals for Life in the greater Philadelphia area. Pals For Life is one of the four organizations benefiting from Susquehanna’s Dog Days  Continue Reading »

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