Spencer Savings Bank Supports Community Access Unlimited Housing Efforts

SSB Supports CAU Housing

New Jersey is among the most expensive states in the country for renters, with the median rent price reaching $1,284 in 2017, according to the Census ACS survey. Community Access Unlimited assists people with special needs with affordable, accessible housing. Last week, CAU accepted a $3,000 grant from Spencer Savings Bank that will support its …

Spencer Helps Children Get School Supplies – Donates To Center For Food Action

Center for Food Action Donation

Spencer Savings Bank recently hosted a school supply drive to support the Center For Food Action in Saddle Brook. For almost a month, the bank collected school supplies for local children, including binders, pencils, notebooks, backpacks and more. Spencer employees recently visited the center to drop off the supplies and meet with some of the …

Spencer Wins Editor’s Choice Award for Community Commitment

Editors Choice

Spencer was excited to recently be honored with the Editor’s Choice Award for Community Commitment by cardrates.com. It’s always nice to be recognized for the work you do! We thank them for the kind words and for acknowledging our strong commitment to helping New Jersey communities thrive! Please click here to view the article.

Spencer Welcomes New Senior Vice President and Director of Commercial & Industrial Lending

Juan Oelofse

Spencer Savings Bank is pleased to welcome its newest member to the leadership team, Juan H. Oelofse, as Senior Vice President and Director of Commercial and Industrial Lending. Oelofse will be responsible for managing and directing the activities of the bank’s Commercial & Industrial Lending department which specializes in financing business working capital needs, owner-occupied …

Spencer Awards $25,000 in Scholarships To Local Students

Scholarship Ceremony

Spencer Savings Bank recently awarded $25,000 in scholarships to high school and middle school students from 33 local schools in Bergen, Passaic, Union, Mercer, Morris and Essex counties. The awards were distributed at the bank’s annual scholarship ceremony on June 26, 2019. To date over $400,000 has been awarded, since the program first started in …

Jose B. Guerrero honored as Grand Marshal of Garfield Memorial Day Parade

Garfield Memorial Day Parade

Jose B. Guerrero, Chairman, President and CEO of Spencer Savings Bank, was recently honored as the Grand Marshal of the 2019 Garfield Memorial Day Parade. A team of Spencer employees, family and friends came out to celebrate, remember and honor those who served our great nation. “Mr. Guerrero’s contributions to our community in his many …

Celebrating National Small Business Month

Small Business Week 2019

In celebration of National Small Business Month, we sat down with a Spencer business customer to hear about his story – his start in business and road to success. Mukesh “Mike” Papaiya, a Spencer customer since 2003, is an experienced and successful businessman operating numerous business entities: a tobacco distribution company, seven family owned liquor …

Spencer Savings Bank Donates $7,500 To CBHCare In Support Of Mental Health

CBH Care

Spencer Savings Bank recently made a $7,500 donation to CBHCare, in support of mental health services in its community. The nonprofit organization, celebrating its 50th Anniversary, is the leader in behavioral health care services for New Jersey and Bergen County, offering compassionate and mental health services to thousands in Northern New Jersey. “There continues to …

Insights & Inspiration with Women In The C-Suite

Jane COO Award

March is Women’s History Month and to celebrate, we’re sharing a recent article published in the Financial Managers Society on women in the C-Suite, featuring Spencer’s First Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Jane Rey. Jane, who recently received an award from NJBankers to mark her 25 years of service in the banking industry, …