We Care

  • 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