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Bank of Marin Honors Local Student Photographers
Community Calendar Features Select Student Work
NOVATO, CA-(November 26, 2012) – Bank of Marin Bancorp (NASDAQ: BMRC) has announced the names of nine local students whose photography is featured in the Bank’s 2013 community calendar. This marks the third year in a row that Bank of Marin has worked with photography teachers and students at North Bay high schools to select images for the calendar. Students submitted close to 100 images, and judges at Bank of Marin made the final selection.
This year’s featured student photographers are:
- CasaGrande High School– Ryan Scherer
- MarinAcademy – Lena Felton
- MarinCatholic High School- Angela Begg and Morgan Rich
- RedwoodHigh School- Gracie Ross and Keever Mulligan
- San RafaelHigh School– Emily Rutherford and Emily Lane
- SirFrances Drake High School- Jackson Karlenzig
- SonomaValley High School– Amy Cogbill
- TamalpaisHigh School– Sam Gates
"We are committed to supporting our local schools in a variety of ways through financial contributions, volunteerism and partnerships, such as this year's collaboration for our annual calendar," said Russell Colombo, President and CEO for Bank of Marin. "We are so pleased to highlight these talented students and give back to our schools in the process."
Bank of Marin will donate $100 to each participating high school for the purchase of photography supplies and equipment. Sonoma Valley High School will receive an additional contribution, as their student’s photo was selected for the bank’s holiday card. The 2013 community calendars will be available for free at all Bank of Marin branches and via the Bank of Marin website at www.bankofmarin.com.
About Bank of Marin Bancorp
Bank of Marin Bancorp's assets currently exceed $1.3 billion. Bank of Marin, as the sole subsidiary of Bank of Marin Bancorp, is the largest community bank in Marin County with 17 offices in Marin, San Francisco, Napa and Sonoma counties. The Bank's Administrative offices are located in Novato, California. Bank of Marin offers business and personal banking, private banking and wealth management services, with a strong focus on supporting the local community. Bank of Marin Bancorp is included in the Russell 2000 Small-Cap Index, has been recognized as a Top 200 Community Bank for the past five years by US Banker Magazine, and has received the highest five star rating from Bauer Financial for more than eleven years (www.bauerfinancial.com). Celebrating its 21st anniversary in 2011, Bank of Marin has been recognized as one of the "Best Places to Work in the Bay Area" and one of the "Top Corporate Philanthropists" by the San Francisco Business Times.
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