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For Immediate Release

Wayne Bank Raises Money and Awareness on C.A.S.U.A.L. Day

Honesdale, PA – On March 31, Wayne Bank employees participated in C.A.S.U.A.L. (Colon cancer Awareness Saves Unlimited Adult Lives) Day, a program to raise awareness for colon cancer in northeast Pennsylvania and the importance of screening and early detection.

Organized by Wayne Bank team captain Julie Kuen, on behalf of the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute, participants dress C.A.S.U.A.L. while wearing a specially designed pin and/or custom t-shirt to promote awareness about colon cancer.

According to Julie Kuen, Electronic Banking Officer, “Bank participation continues to grow year after year, with 2016 fundraising beating even the ambitious 2015 total. It is great to see the support and enthusiasm for such an important cause. Colon and rectal cancers are one of the most frequently diagnosed cancers in areas of northeast Pennsylvania with incidence rates about 10% higher than the United States average.” Through the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute, all funds raised say in northeast Pennsylvania to raise colorectal cancer awareness and support colorectal cancer screenings for low income, un/underinsured individuals.

Wayne Bank is a subsidiary of Norwood Financial Corp., Member FDIC, and is located in Honesdale, Pennsylvania. The Bank has 15 Community Offices in Wayne, Lackawanna, Pike and Monroe Counties with Commercial Lenders easily accessible within each of those counties. Norwood also recently announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement to acquire Delaware Bancshares, Inc., and its subsidiary, NBDC Bank of Walton, NY. Pending approval, the transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of 2016. NBDC operates twelve offices located throughout Delaware and Sullivan Counties, NY. The stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol— NWFL.

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