We Care

  • Running for Rides: Volunteer Bill Weir hands water to Ann Worrick as she crosses the finish line at the 2017 Mary Parker Memorial 5K. BHSL sponsored the event to raise money for Island Connections.
  • BHS&L sponsored Running for Rides, the Mary Parker Memorial 5K Run/Walk to benefit Island Connections. BHS&L employees volunteered on the day of the event. From left to right: Ardette Spear, Jacquie Colburn, Rhonda Sawyer, and Bill Weir
  • BHS&L sponsored a hole for the Bar Harbor Rotary Club’s Adventure Golf Tournament to support the Park Street Playground. It was a beautiful day for the team to play the course. From left to right: Michael Pritchard with his wife and daughter, Vicky Vendrell, Sharon Kelley, Nancy Sawyer, Rhonda Sawyer, and Jacquie Colburn
  • The BHS&L team pitches in at Friends of Acadia's Earth Day Roadside Cleanup. From left to right: Nancy Sawyer, Ardette Spear, Rhonda Sawyer, Jacquie Colburn, Michael Pritchard with his wife and daughter, and Vicky Vendrell
  • Mini-golf for a cause: Bar Harbor Savings and Loan sponsored a hole for the MDI Rotary Club's Challenge for cancer support programs. Rhonda Sawyer, Ardette Spear, Sharon Kelley and Nancy Sawyer braved the rain and played the course.
  • Ardette Spear volunteers in the children's room at the Jesup Memorial Library.
  • The entire team went and hauled books for the Jesup Memorial Library book sale and fund-raiser. Shown: Bill Weir
  • Bill Weir heads up a team at the annual MDI shore cleanup.
Running for Rides: Volunteer Bill Weir hands water to Ann Worrick as she crosses the finish line at the 2017 Mary Parker Memorial 5K. BHSL sponsored the event to raise money for Island Connections. BHS&L sponsored Running for Rides, the Mary Parker Memorial 5K Run/Walk to benefit Island Connections. BHS&L employees volunteered on the day of the event. From left to right: Ardette Spear, Jacquie Colburn, Rhonda Sawyer, and Bill Weir BHS&L sponsored a hole for the Bar Harbor Rotary Club’s Adventure Golf Tournament to support the Park Street Playground. It was a beautiful day for the team to play the course. From left to right: Michael Pritchard with his wife and daughter, Vicky Vendrell, Sharon Kelley, Nancy Sawyer, Rhonda Sawyer, and Jacquie Colburn The BHS&L team pitches in at Friends of Acadia's Earth Day Roadside Cleanup. From left to right: Nancy Sawyer, Ardette Spear, Rhonda Sawyer, Jacquie Colburn, Michael Pritchard with his wife and daughter, and Vicky Vendrell Mini-golf for a cause: Bar Harbor Savings and Loan sponsored a hole for the MDI Rotary Club's Challenge for cancer support programs. Rhonda Sawyer, Ardette Spear, Sharon Kelley and Nancy Sawyer braved the rain and played the course. Ardette Spear volunteers in the children's room at the Jesup Memorial Library. The entire team went and hauled books for the Jesup Memorial Library book sale and fund-raiser. Shown: Bill Weir Bill Weir heads up a team at the annual MDI shore cleanup.

Dress Down Friday

Every Friday is dress-down Friday at Bar Harbor Savings & Loan. We pay for the privilege of dressing casually, and all proceeds are donated to a different worthy cause each month. Over the years, many organizations have benefited:

  • Acadia Wildlife Foundation
  • Anah Temple Sunshine Club
  • The Ark Animal Shelter
  • Bar Harbor Fire Department
  • Bar Harbor Food Pantry
  • Bar Harbor Historical Society
  • Bar Harbor Village Improvement Association
  • Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center
  • Eastern Maine Chapter of the American Red Cross
  • Hancock County Habitat for Humanity
  • Invisible Children Project
  • Island Connections
  • Jesup Memorial Library Children's Room
  • Maine Chapter of Alzheimer's Association
  • Maine Island Trail Association
  • MDI Hospital Oncology Service
  • MDI Sports Boosters
  • Ronald McDonald House
  • SFOA
  • Shiners' Hospital
  • SPCA of Hancock County
  • Southwest Harbor Animal Welfare, Inc.
  • Team Alexis
  • Willowind Therapeutic Riding Stables
  • Xmas is for Kids
  • YWCA of MDI