Our Press & Awards

Rooted in Community: A Conversation with Josefa Ruiz, VP & Branch Market Manager

Oct 06, 2022

“Our culture is rooted in community and personal relationships. We value our clients and prioritize one-on-one connections to understand their goals and who they are. By doing so, we can serve them better.” – Josefa Ruiz, Spring Bank Branch Manager…

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Taking Positive Climate Action With Bank.Green

Sep 19, 2022

We strive to be more than a bank. Our goal is to bring ethical and inclusive finance to the Bronx and the greater New York City area. As NYC Climate Week kicks off, we want to share our recent pledge…

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Our Commitment To Better Practice: Best For The World™ 2022 Award!

Jul 15, 2022

“Being a B Corp allows us to keep our core values front and center. When you run a business day-to-day, it’s tempting to take the easiest path to profitability. Having the B Corp principles and B Corp metrics ingrained into…

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Having a Human Experience: In Conversation with John Lakis, Loan Officer at Spring Bank

Apr 21, 2022

“There’s someone who can relate to you here. Especially in this age of mega-corporations and automated processes, I think having a human experience with a financial institution is rare.” – John Lakis, Loan Officer here at Spring Bank We don’t…

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Happy Earth Day!

Apr 18, 2022

Here at Spring Bank, we’re proud to be a B Corporation which means balancing purpose with profit. We are just as committed to serving our customers and helping the planet as we are to our bottom line. With Earth Day…

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Living by Our Values, Front & Center A Proud B Corp for 6 Years & Counting

Mar 23, 2022

“Being a B Corp allows us to keep our core values front & center. When you run a business day-to-day, it’s tempting to take the easiest path to profitability. Having the B Corp principles and B Corp metrics ingrained into…

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Investing in Us to Invest in YOU

Dec 17, 2021

Proud to Be Included in the U.S. Treasury’s Emergency Capital Investments Program and a Recipient of New Awards from the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) Fund. Did you know that we’re a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI)? It’s a…

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Free GreenPath Financial Wellbeing Resources for Our Customers

Nov 23, 2021

We are proud to announce a partnership with GreenPath that provides our customers access to their excellent financial education resources. GreenPath is a national nonprofit focused on financial wellbeing for everyone, and their mission is to empower people to lead…

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Micromobility for New Yorkers via a Financial Inclusion Grant

Oct 15, 2021

We have exciting news! We are one of 31 U.S. Treasury Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) awarded a financial inclusion grant from The New York State Department of Financial Services and Empire State Development (ESD). With a multi-year $25 million…

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Named Best For The World Five Years in a Row!

Aug 10, 2021

As the first bank to headquarter in The Bronx in decades, we have one priority: our community. We are a mission-driven bank in New York City which means that we not only recognize how our financial system has extracted wealth from communities…

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Happy B Corp Month: Celebrating 5 Years in the Movement!

Mar 17, 2021

March 2021 marks one year of living in times of COVID-19, changing our city and our world as we knew it. It is also B Corp month—and our 5th B Corp anniversary! Certified B Corporations believe business can and should…

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Supporting Our Neighbors

Feb 08, 2021

A Recent Feature of Josefa Ruiz, our Branch Manager, in Independent Banker. We take great pride in being headquartered in a city built and powered by immigrants. Nearly 40 percent of New York City’s residents are foreign-born. Immigrants not only…

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