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Mon Valley Alliance and cfs Bank partner to support local organizations

Mon Valley Paws & Girls on the Run are awarded funding

Pictured, from left: John Gill, cfs Bank President and CEO; Danielle Maurer cfs Bank Chief Marketing Officer; Stephanie Masters, Girls on the Run; Gina C. Lynn, Mon Valley Alliance Foundation Board Member and Kelly Jo Ellin, MVAF Office Manager.

April 15th, 2021.- In its third year of supporting local organizations with funding and operational support, the MVAF Minigrant Program is glad to announce a new corporate sponsor for 2021. Cfs Bank, an independent mutual savings bank with 10 regional locations, has committed to supporting the program for the entire calendar year as part of its mission to meet the needs of the communities they serve.

“Sponsoring the Minigrant Program was a natural fit and a great way for us to continue our 85+ year tradition of investing in our local communities, while also supporting smaller organizations that are making a large impact on the quality of life of our customers”, said John Gill, cfs Bank President and CEO.

The recipient of the first grant, Girls on the Run, is a national non-profit that focuses on building self-confidence, understanding the importance of physical and emotional health and learning life skills fo