Clifton, NJ April 19, 2012 – On Saturday, April 14, 2012, Oritani Bank celebrated the grand opening of a new Passaic County branch located at 859 Clifton Avenue in Clifton. During the ribbon-cutting ceremony, Kevin J. Lynch, Chairman, President and CEO of Oritani Bank and President of the OritaniBank Charitable Foundation, presented a donation of $10,000 to The Boys and Girls Club of Clifton.
As a well-capitalized bank committed to the communities in which we do business, we look forward to having a positive impact on the people of Clifton and the businesses of Passaic County, said Mr. Lynch. Oritani Bank is well-positioned to provide competitive financial services within this vibrant and growing community, and with our financial strength and local focus, we hope meet the business and personal banking needs of all Clifton residents.
With the opening of the Clifton office, Oritani Bank now has 25 branches serving both individuals and small to mid-size businesses in Bergen, Hudson, Passaic and Essex County.
OritaniBank Charitable Foundations donation to The Boys and Girls Club of Clifton will support the non-profit organizations work with young people from disadvantaged economic, social and family circumstances. The BGCCs many youth development programs are designed to foster a sense of belonging, competence, and value while building self-confidence and self-esteem. For more information about the organization, please visit http://www.bgcclifton.org.
Oritani Bank established the OritaniBank Charitable Foundation in 2007 to assist not-for-profit organizations that help to improve the quality of life for area residents, especially those members of its communities most in need. Since its inception the Foundation has donated more than $2 million to local charitable organizations, primarily in support of education, health & human services, youth programs, and affordable housing.
Oritani Bank is a 101-year-old community bank with over $2 billion in assets, based in the Township of Washington, New Jersey. Oritani Bank is a publicly held company trading on the NASDAQ with the trading symbol ORIT. Oritani Bank offers a full line of deposit and loan services to both retail and commercial customers. For more information, call 888-ORITANI, or visit their website,www.oritani.com.