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BankNewport Customers Adopt Real Time Payment Technology

Platform exceeds goal of $2 million in deposits by 115% since launch Newport, RI – (October 5, 2021) – With mobile technology and digital commerce driving the need for safer and faster payments in the U.S., BankNewport is pleased to announce its adoption of Real Time Payment (RTP®), a real-time payments platform that all federally-insured […]

BankNewport Named Among Fastest Growing Companies by Providence Business News

NEWPORT, R.I. – (September 30, 2021) – BankNewport, one of the country’s oldest community banks whose hallmark is its dedication to the communities it serves, has been named among 19 of the highest earners on Providence Business News’ (PBN) list of Fastest Growing Private Companies as part of the PBN’s 2021 Fastest Growing & Innovative […]

BankNewport’s “Kind Heart Fresh Start” Drive Collects Thousands of Toiletries & Socks for Organizations Serving Rhode Island’s Homeless Population

Donation will impact more than 1,000 individuals in need NEWPORT, R.I. (September 28, 2021) – BankNewport is pleased to announce that its “Kind Heart Fresh Start” drive collected more than 4,700 items – socks and toiletries – from its employees and members of the community to be distributed to Amenity Aid, Crossroads Rhode Island in […]

BankNewport Launches “Kind Heart Fresh Start” Campaign to Benefit Local Homeless Population

New initiative will uplift Rhode Island communities through a collection drive and simple acts of kindness Newport, RI – (August 3, 2021) – To further its commitment to the communities in which it operates, BankNewport is proud to announce “Kind Heart Fresh Start,” a charitable campaign designed to engage customers, employees, and the public to […]

BankNewport Awards Financial Education Scholarships to Four Local High School Graduates

Students at William S. Rogers, Portsmouth High School and West Warwick High School received a $1,000 scholarship NEWPORT, R.I.  (July 16, 2021) – BankNewport, one of the country’s longest-standing community banks whose hallmark is its dedication to the communities it serves, has awarded its Financial Education Scholarship to four local high school graduates as part […]

BankNewport Awards $212,000 in Grants to Local Businesses and Nonprofit Organizations

Funds benefit a variety of industries, causes and communities from healthcare, to food insecurity, underserved populations and education NEWPORT, R.I.  (July 13, 2021) – BankNewport is pleased to announce that it recently distributed $212,000 in grants focused on food insecurity, health services, education and skills training, and underserved populations, in support of nonprofits that had […]

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