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Ulster Savings Bank - Kingston, New York

2020 Community Commitment Awards Submission

  • Entry Category: Community & Economic Development
  • Asset Size: Small

Ulster Savings Bank has a strong set of core values to guide US each and every day. They are listed below:-We believe in being a major driver of positive change in our community- We believe we can change the trajectory of people' s lives- We believe in having the customer' s back- We believe in pulling together to get things done- We believe in creating a workplace we can all brag about The above values are not on our website; it is not a marketing piece. It's our center, and as decisions arise, it's our guide. The values of any community bank are reflected in its actions-especially when navigating through uncertain times. Ulster Savings Bank, headquartered in Kingston, NY, has effectively navigated through three depressions, 26 recessions, 28 presidential cycles, along with many other events and crises along the way. While current financial conditions are unquestionably turbulent, Ulster Savings has stood strong for 169 years by maintaining a strong capital position and diversifying to be successful in changing market conditions. Today is no exception to navigating through a challenging time. With our long tenure, Ulster Savings is uniquely qualified to quickly respond to the most pressing situation of our time—the COVID-19 pandemic. This is the story about community minded bankers pulling out all the stops to help customers and community during this unprecedented time to continue Community and Economic Development. View our video here: https://youtu.be/7p_AXaPO0bc