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Washington Trust To Host Free Community Shred Day at Various Locations Across Rhode Island This April

February 01, 2019

January 31, 2019

Westerly, RI – The Washington Trust Company will hold a free Community Shred Day at five locations across Rhode Island from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 13, 2019.

Everyone, including Washington Trust customers and non-customers alike, are invited to take part in the event and have their documents shred. All paper, including: Invoices, timecards, contracts, tax returns, insurance records, legal documents, leases, computer printouts, customer lists, sales figures, sealed bids, statements, balance sheets, personnel records, newspapers, magazines, junk mail, etc. will be accepted. Staples, rubber bands, folders and paper clips do NOT need to be removed. There is a two box maximum per person.

Washington Trust will also be collecting jars of peanut butter at each location to benefit the 2019 Washington Trust Peanut Butter Drive.

When: Saturday, April 13, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where: The following locations…

  • Coventry, RI - Washington Trust branch at 732 Tiogue Avenue, Coventry RI 02816
  • East Providence, RI - Washington Trust branch at 87 Taunton Ave East Providence, RI 02914
  • Johnston, RI - Washington Trust branch at 1383 Atwood Avenue, Johnston, RI 02919
  • North Providence, RI - The Mancini Center at Two Atlantic Boulevard, North Providence, RI, 02911
  • Westerly, RI - Washington Trust branch at 126 Franklin Street, Westerly, RI 02891

Founded in 1800, Washington Trust is the oldest community bank in the nation and one of the Northeast’s premier financial services companies. Washington Trust offers a full range of financial services, including commercial banking, mortgage banking, personal banking and wealth management and trust services through its offices located in Rhode Island, Connecticut and Massachusetts. The Washington Trust Company is a subsidiary of Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc., (NASDAQ: WASH). Additional information on Washington Trust and its subsidiaries can be found at

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