Edgartown, MA – Martha’s Vineyard Bank is pleased to announce its lead sponsorship position of the Featherstone Center for the Arts Annual Gala, to be held Saturday, July 20th. This is the organization’s largest fundraiser of the year, and the proceeds go towards its year-round programming and its community outreach. The evening will include dinner and a silent auction, plus have art to enjoy. “We could not be more proud to support such an amazing organization that brings art to our Island community,” said James Anthony, President & CEO of Martha’s Vineyard Bank. The mission of Featherstone, as stated on their web site, “Is to engage, enrich and connect the community through the power of art and creativity.” “I’m totally delighted – we’re thrilled to have Martha’s Vineyard Bank with us again, in terms of being our presenting sponsor for the gala - and it has been now for a number of years,” said Ann Smith, Executive Director of Featherstone for the Arts. “Especially since we now hold the gala here at Featherstone on our renewed and transformative campus. We’re just so pleased with the relationship between the Bank and Featherstone.” “People on Island, of all ages, benefit from Featherstone Center for the Arts – we are honored to have the opportunity to further their noble mission,” said Patti Leighton, Community Relations Director for Martha’s Vineyard Bank. About Martha’s Vineyard Bank Martha’s Vineyard Bank is a full-service bank headquartered in Edgartown, Massachusetts. Services offered include residential and commercial lending, business and personal banking, trust, and investment services. The Bank operates 11 offices and 15 ATMs on Martha’s Vineyard and in Falmouth. With over a century-long tradition of providing financial services, Martha’s Vineyard Bank reports $836 million in total assets as of December 31, 2018. Martha’s Vineyard Bank deposits are totally insured through the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and the Depositor’s Insurance Fund (DIF). Investment services are provided by Martha’s Vineyard Investment Advisors, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Martha’s Vineyard Bank. For more information visit www.mvbank.com.