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COVER thanks People’s United Community Foundation

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The People’s United Community Foundation, the philanthropic arm of People’s United Bank, announced today that it has once again awarded $5,000 to Cover Home Repair, Inc. 

The funding from People’s United Community Foundation will support Cover Home Repair’s ongoing work with low income, elderly and disabled homeowners in Vermont and NH upper valley.

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“Cover Home repair strives to make homes accessible, dry, warm and safe,” stated Michael Seaver, Officer of People’s United Community Foundation, and President Vice – Vermont, People’s United Bank.  “We are pleased to support their initiatives as they repair or retrofit 60 homes and weatherize 80 additional homes.”

“COVER Home Repair is delighted to continue to partner with the People’s United Community Foundation to serve low-income homeowners.  The funds will directly support COVER staff and volunteers in their work repairing roofs, building accessibility ramps, weatherizing leaky homes, and helping seniors live independently,” said Bill Neukomm, Executive Director, Cover Home Repair, Inc.

Established in 2007, People’s United Community Foundation was formed to help support programs and activities that enhance the quality of life for citizens in the communities that People’s United Bank serves. People’s United Bank, founded in 1842 and serving customers from New York to Maine through a network of more than 400 branches, is the largest independent bank headquartered in New England. The Foundation places special emphasis on programs designed to promote economic self-sufficiency, education and improved conditions for low-income families and neighborhoods. The funding priorities of the Foundation include community development, youth development, and affordable housing.


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