Oak Ridge, N.J. – July 7, 2021 – Lakeland Bank is pleased to announce that more than $65,000 was raised at its 40th Annual Sussex County Golf Classic to support local charities.
“It may have been a rainy day, but that didn't stop our generous sponsors, golfers and volunteers from coming together to raise money for the charities that serve our Sussex County communities,” said Thomas Shara, president and CEO of Lakeland Bank.
Established in 1982, the mission of the Golf Classic is to raise funds to provide financial support to non-profit organizations serving the residents of Sussex County and the surrounding area. To date, the Outing has provided more than $1.4 million to support the community. The 2021 Sussex County Golf Classic was held June 22 at the Newton Country Club and the funds raised will be donated to the following nonprofits:
CASA of Morris & Sussex Counties
Center for Prevention & Counseling
Domestic Abuse Services, Inc.
Family Promise of Sussex County
Father John's Animal House
Girls On the Run - North New Jersey
Karen Ann Quinlan Memorial Foundation
Literacy NJ - Sussex County Programs
Pass It Along
Project Self Sufficiency
Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council
Sussex County YMCA
Check out our photos on Lakeland Bank's Facebook page and Save-the-Date to join us next year onTuesday, June 21, 2022.
About Lakeland Bank
Lakeland Bank is the wholly-owned subsidiary of Lakeland Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:LBAI), which has over $7.7 billion in total assets. With an extensive branch network and commercial lending centers throughout New Jersey and Highland Mills, N.Y., the Bank offers business and retail banking products and services. Business services include commercial loans and lines of credit, commercial real estate loans, loans for healthcare services, asset-based lending, equipment financing, small business loans and lines, and cash management services. Consumer services include online and mobile banking, home equity loans and lines, mortgage options and wealth management solutions. Lakeland is proud to be recognized as New Jersey's #1 Best-In-State Bank by Forbes and Statista, rated a 5-Star Bank by Bauer Financial and named one of New Jersey’s 50 Fastest Growing Companies by NJBIZ. Visit LakelandBank.com for more information.