Greater Pike Foundation Members with Lew

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For Immediate Release

Wayne Bank Supports the Greater Pike Community Foundation - EIO

Honesdale, PA – Lewis J Critelli, President and Chief Executive Officer of Wayne Bank, is pleased to announce that the Bank will support the Greater Pike Community Foundation - EIO with a donation through the Educational Improvement Organization Program.

Audrey Bailey-Hocker of the Greater Pike Community Foundation accepted a check in the amount of $10,000.00 from Mr. Critelli.

The gift was made possible as a result of the Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program offered by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, acting through the Department of Community and Economic Development. “Wayne Bank is proud to be able to support the valuable work of the Greater Pike Community Foundation through this program,” stated Mr. Critelli. “We are so pleased that this contribution will aid J.T. Lambert Intermediate School students with the new ‘Take it OUTSIDE’ program.”

This contribution will support the Eco-Action Club at J.T. Lambert Intermediate School in the East Stroudsburg Area School District, as part of the “Take it OUTSIDE” program. This exciting new initiative will include the creation of an interactive trail on school property, designed for students to bring their studies to life. Using their Chromebooks, students will be able to snap QR codes placed strategically on the trail and use the downloaded inquiry-based content to explore the landscape around them.

Wayne Bank is a subsidiary of Norwood Financial Corp., Member FDIC, and is located in Honesdale, Pennsylvania. The Bank has 27 Community Offices serving Wayne, Pike, Monroe, and Lackawanna Counties in Pennsylvania, along with Delaware and Sullivan Counties in New York State. The stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol— NWFL.

PHOTO CAPTION - LEFT TO RIGHT: Audrey Bailey-Hocker, Greater Pike Community Foundation Member; Ronald Bradley, East Stroudsburg Area School District School Board Member; Heather Piperato, J.T. Lambert Intermediate School Principal; Lewis J. Critelli, Wayne Bank President and Chief Executive Officer; Dr. William Riker, East Stroudsburg Area School District Superintendent; and Ryan Loughren, J.T. Lambert Spanish Teacher and Eco-Action Club Advisor.

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