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Camden National Bank donates $15,000 to the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce to support midcoast business vitality

Camden, Maine, March 30, 2021 – Camden National Bank announced a $15,000 donation to the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce to support its mission of connecting local businesses and promoting economic development in the region.

“We’re proud to be longtime supporters of the Pen Bay Chamber,” said Greg Dufour, President & CEO of Camden National Bank. “Over the past year, through efforts such as the PPP program, FAME partner loans, and loan payment flexibility, our team has worked tirelessly to support small business customers through a challenging time. The chamber plays a vital role in business and economic success in the region, and we’re grateful for the resources and network they provide.”

As a leading corporate partner, the bank is the Gold Sponsor for the chamber’s upcoming Virtual Chamber Awards, hosted annually to recognize local businesses and leaders.

Thomas Paeco, President & CEO of the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce shared, "Camden National Bank has been a significant and lasting partner with our Chamber and the local businesses we serve for many years. In the depths of the pandemic, Camden National Bank was there again with vital support to help us continue to serve our members in need. We look forward to partnering with the bank for years to come in support of our local business community in the Camden-Rockland Region."

The 2021 Virtual Chamber Awards will be broadcast on Wednesday, March 31st at 7PM. To tune into the virtual event, visit


About Camden National Bank
Camden National Corporation (NASDAQ:CAC) is the largest publicly traded bank holding company in Northern New England with approximately $4.9 billion in assets and approximately 610 employees. Camden National Bank, its subsidiary, is a full-service community bank founded in 1875 in Camden, Maine. Dedicated to customers at every stage of their financial journey, the bank offers the latest in digital banking, complemented by personalized service with 58 banking centers, 24/7 live phone support, 68 ATMs, and additional lending offices in New Hampshire and Massachusetts. For the past three years, Camden National Bank was named a Customer Experience (CX) Leader by a leading independent research firm, Greenwich Associates. In 2020, it received awards in two CX categories: U.S. Retail Banking and U.S. Commercial Small Business. The Finance Authority of Maine has awarded Camden National Bank as "Lender at Work for Maine" for eleven years. Comprehensive wealth management, investment and financial planning services are delivered by Camden National Wealth Management. To learn more, visit Member FDIC.