First Country Bank Foundation Supports Regional Hospice and Home Care

After a tour of Regional Hospice and Home Care’s new Center for Comfort Care & Healing, First County Bank representatives presented Regional Hospice and Care with a $5,000 check from the First County Bank Foundation to support programs and operations in the new Center. The bank had previously been a sponsor of Regional Hospice and Home Care’s 2014 Gala.

IMG_3996 PRPictured left to right: Sara Tucker, First County Senior VP /Director of Business Banking; VP Commercial Division Gene Shreiner; Cynthia Emiry Roy, Regional Hospice and Home Care President & CEO; Chief Operating Officer Paul L. Sirois; and Director of Development Terri Eberle Katz.

Established in 2001 in honor of the Bank’s 150th anniversary, First County Bank Foundation was created to distribute funds annually to nonprofit organizations that support community and economic development for children and families. As a mutual bank without shareholders, First County Bank considers contributions made by the foundation a means of paying dividends back to the local communities it serves.

First County Bank, headquartered in Stamford, Conn. for more than 164 years, is an independent mutual community bank with 15 branches in Stamford, Greenwich, Darien, New Canaan, Norwalk and Westport offering deposit products, mortgages, trust and investment services, business banking services, mobile and online banking. First County Bank has more than 220 employees and assets in excess of $1.4 billion. For additional information, please visit Become a fan by clicking “Like” on the bank’s Facebook page at Follow it on Twitter at or look for First County Bank on LinkedIn at

Regional Hospice and Home Care’s team of experienced clinicians have been providing physical, emotional, spiritual and bereavement support to children, adults and their families through our palliative and hospice care program for the past 30 years. Regional Hospice and Home Care is a nonprofit, state-licensed and Medicare-certified home health care and hospice agency. Now, with the opening of our new private-room, specialty hospital for palliative and end-of-life care — the Center for Comfort Care & Healing — Regional Hospice and Home Care can bring that same hope and compassionate care close to home and under one roof. For more information, visit Follow us on twitter: @RegionalHospice. Like us on Facebook: