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Our Mission

To inspire and enable the communities we serve to achieve financial stability and success. With a passion for excellence, we strive to exceed the expectations of our customers, associates, and shareholders.

Our Vision

We will empower our customers to succeed in every aspect of their financial lives. Our community driven culture and ongoing commitment to superior service, innovative connectivity and intuitive technology will expand our relationships for generations to come.

 

The C.A.R.E.S Core Values

Community

We are proud to invest in and contribute to the communities we serve.

Associates

We attract and cultivate a diverse talent pool by providing an inclusive atmosphere that fosters growth and prosperous careers.

Relationships

We believe relationships are more than a series of transactions. We become partners in addressing our customers’ needs.

Experience

We provide best in class service and a personal experience to our customers in helping them to reach their financial goals.

Shareholders

Through our reputation and exceptional performance, we deliver consistent returns to our shareholders.

Helping People. Helping Businesses. 
Helping Our Community.

30,000 +

Volunteer Hours

$4.5 + Million

in Donations

$473 Million

in PPP Loans

Our support over the last five years

In the Community

These are some of the non-profits and organizations that we are proud to support throughout our communities.

  • American Cancer Society
  • Bergen County Division of Community Development
  • Bergen Performing Arts Center
  • Boy Scouts of America, Patriots Path Council
  • Boys & Girls Club of Clifton
  • Boys & Girls Club of Paterson and Passaic
  • Camp Nejeda
  • Camp Sunshine & Camp Snowflake
  • Camp Veritans Day Camp LLC
  • Carl Inserra Leukemia Fund
  • CASA of Morris & Sussex Counties
  • Center for Prevention & Counseling
  • Chai Lifeline
  • Chilton Medical Center Foundation
  • Community Chest
  • Community Food Bank of NJ
  • Community Foundation of Orange & Sullivan
  • Community Hope Inc.
  • Community Response, LLC
  • Council of Industry
  • Domestic Abuse Services, Inc.
  • Department for Persons with Disabilities
  • Eva's Village
  • Family Promise of Bergen County
  • Family Promise of Sussex County
  • Father John’s Animal House
  • FBI Newark Citizens Academy Alumni Association
  • Fidelians Foundation
  • Food Bank of the Hudson Valley
  • Freedom House
  • Fulfill NJ
  • Ginnie’s House
  • Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey
  • Girls On the Run - North New Jersey
  • Habitat for Humanity of Bergen County
  • HCCC Foundation
  • HOMECorp
  • Homeless Solutions
  • HomeSharing Inc.
  • Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties
  • Housing & Community Development Network NJ
  • Housing Partnership Homeownership Center
  • Interfaith Food Pantry
  • Jamboree Scholarship Fund, Inc.
  • Junior Achievement of New Jersey
  • Karen Ann Quinlan Memorial Foundation
  • Lakewood Resource & Referral Center
  • Literacy NJ - Sussex County Programs
  • March of Dimes
  • Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges
  • Morris County Economic Development Corporation
  • Morris Habitat for Humanity
  • NAIOP NJ
  • New Jersey Citizen Action Education Fund
  • New Jersey Community Development Corp.
  • New Jersey LGBT Chamber
  • Newton Medical Center Foundation
  • NORWESCAP
  • Nothing is Impossible, Inc.
  • Oasis-A-Haven for Women & Children
  • Orange County Partnership
  • Our House Foundation, Inc.
  • Pass It Along
  • Paterson Alliance
  • Paterson Habitat for Humanity
  • Pathways for Exceptional Children
  • Project Self Sufficiency
  • Prostate Cancer Foundation
  • Push to Walk
  • Ramapo College Foundation
  • Samaritan Inn
  • SCARC Foundation
  • SCORE Northeast NJ
  • Second Street Youth Center
  • Sojihuggles Childrens Foundation
  • Special Olympics New Jersey
  • St. Joseph’s Health Foundation
  • Supportive Housing Association of NJ
  • Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council
  • Sussex County Economic Development Partnership
  • Sussex County YMCA
  • The Arthritis Foundation
  • The Scholarship Fund for Inner-City Children
  • The Summit Area YMCA
  • The Valerie Fund
  • United Way of Northern New Jersey
  • United Way of the Dutchess & Orange Region
  • Women's Rights Information Center
  • YMCA of Greater Bergen County