UNIONDALE, NY, Jan. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Flushing Financial Corporation (the “Company”) (Nasdaq: FFIC), the parent company of Flushing Bank (the “Bank”), today announced that it would donate to help victims of the tragic Bronx fire by providing funds to the Bronx Community Foundation and the Catholic Charities Bronx Fire Emergency Relief Funds.
John R. Buran said, “As a community bank, it is our responsibility to support individuals, families and small businesses in the markets we serve, especially during difficult times. The recent Bronx Fire was a horrific event where lives were lost as well as homes and personal property. A tragedy of this magnitude will require continued support at the local level to help those affected get back on their feet. We are confident that the Bronx Community Foundation and the Catholic Charities Emergency Relief Funds will be able to provide this level of support.
About Flushing Financial Corporation
Flushing Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: FFIC) is the holding company of Flushing Bank®, an FDIC-insured New York State chartered commercial bank that operates banking offices in Queens, Brooklyn, Manhattan and Long Island. The bank has been building relationships with families, business owners and communities since 1929. Today, it offers the products, services and amenities associated with large commercial banks, including a full range of deposit, lending , equipment financing and cash management. . Rewarding customers with personalized attention and bankers who can communicate in the languages prevalent in these multicultural markets is what makes the bank unique. As an Equal Housing Lender and leader in home lending, the bank’s experienced lending teams create mortgage solutions for homeowners and property managers inside and outside the New York metropolitan area. The bank also fosters nationwide consumer relationships through its online banking division with iGObanking® and BankPurely® brands.
Additional information about Flushing Bank and Flushing Financial Corporation may be obtained by visiting the Company’s website at FlushingBank.com.
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Maria A. Grasso
Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer