Oak Ridge, NJ - June 14, 2006–Lakeland Bank will be sponsoring a Sussex County golfing tradition with its 25th Annual Sussex County Golf Classic held this year on Tuesday, June 27, 2006 at the Newton Country Club. A rain date is scheduled for Wednesday, June 28, 2006. For more information, call Ray Cordts (973) 948-9524.
Since its inception in 1982, the Sussex County Golf Classic has raised and donated over $450,000 to not-for-profit organizations serving the Sussex County community. "Lakeland Bank's support and commitment to Sussex County continues to be one of its primary points of focus," said Roger Bosma, President and CEO of Lakeland Bank.
Lakeland Bank's next golf outing will support its scholarship fund for local high school seniors. The Lakeland Bank Scholarship Golf Outing will be held on Tuesday, September 12, 2006, at Crystal Springs & Wild Turkey Golf Resort. For more information on this outing, call Lenora McGuire (973) 697-4600.
Lakeland Bancorp, the holding company for Lakeland Bank, has a current asset base of $2.2 billion and forty-six (46) offices spanning six northwestern New Jersey counties: Bergen, Essex, Morris, Passaic, Sussex and Warren. Lakeland Bank, headquartered at 250 Oak Ridge Road, Oak Ridge, offers an extensive array of consumer and commercial products and services, including online banking, localized commercial lending teams, equipment leasing, and 24-hour or less turnaround time on consumer loan applications. For more information about their full line of products and services, visit their website at www.lakelandbank.com.