Bank Awards Six Grants

The Martha’s Vineyard Savings Bank charitable fund held its quarterly meeting recently and awarded grants to six local nonprofit organizations and community groups.

Recipients were the Aids Support Group of Cape Cod for expanded services to Islanders, the American Red Cross, BravEncore and the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School theatrical program, the Friends of Edgartown Council on Aging, the Martha’s Vineyard Preservation Trust and the group Women Empowered.

The bank charitable fund is administered through the Permanent Endowment Fund, the Island’s community foundation. Grant requests are reviewed quarterly. More information is available online at