Bank of New HampshirePortsmouth, New Hampshire, September 19, 2016- Leadership Seacoast, a non-profit organization that develops informed, engaged, and active leaders in the Seacoast, is pleased to announce Bank of New Hampshire has signed on as the 2017 underwriting sponsor. The $3,000 sponsorship will help Leadership Seacoast develop a strong network of leaders through participation in the non-profit’s 6-month experiential learning program.

Returning sponsor, Bank of New Hampshire has been in business since 1831 and understands the commitment a local business has to serving the community. Bank of New Hampshire provides generous monetary donations to non-profit organizations and places a strong emphasis on improving the community through encouraging its employees to volunteer within the community throughout the year.

“Bank of New Hampshire is proud to support organizations such as Leadership Seacoast,” stated Wendy Rayno, Vice President – Commercial Banker for Bank of New Hampshire and Leadership Seacoast Alumni. “As a strong supporter of the communities we serve, we value their mission to positively impact the communities of the Seacoast area through education and by encouraging ways to become a catalyst for change.” Because of financial support from area businesses like Bank of New Hampshire, Leadership Seacoast is able to provide meaningful and educational experiences for every class member, offer scholarships, inspire participants, and create more opportunities for alumni by assuring that the best venues and speakers will be available.

For more information about Leadership Seacoast, go to or contact Jennifer Wheeler at 603-334-6063 or

About Bank of New Hampshire
Bank of New Hampshire, founded in 1831, provides deposit, lending and wealth management products and services to families and businesses throughout New Hampshire. With 24 banking offices throughout New Hampshire and assets exceeding $1 billion, Bank of New Hampshire is the oldest and one of the largest independent banks in the state. Bank of New Hampshire is a mutual organization, focused on the success of the bank’s customers, communities and employees, rather than stockholders. For more information, call 1-800-832-0912 or visit