Press Inquiries - Courtney Pendleton: (858) 292-9622 x112

April 16, 2013

Torrey Pines Bank Donates $30K to YMCA

Torrey Pines Bank Donates $30K to YMCA Annual Support Campaign Helping to Assist Low Income San Diego Kids & Families

Torrey Pines Bank, a California-chartered commercial bank, recently generously donated $30K to the YMCA of San Diego County 2013 Annual Support Campaign. Committed to raising over $6 million annually to provide financial assistance to help people of all ages and from all walks of life be more healthy, confident, connected and secure, the Y counts on the generosity of community donors to keep the Y available for kids and families who need it most. These funds help make sure that YMCA programs are affordable and available to all people in San Diego County.

“At Torrey Pines Bank we have always been committed to serving our communities,” said John Maguire, President and Chief Operating Officer, Torrey Pines Bank. “That community connection is strongly represented at the Y. We are proud to help nurture life lessons in kids and work to provide mutual support for everyone in our neighborhoods.” John is a member of the YMCA of San Diego County Board of Directors. His involvement in the YMCA spans almost 25 years. In addition to Maguire, there are eight Torrey Pines’ Bank Executives that serve on local YMCA branch boards of management.

Maguire presented the $30K donation check to YMCA of San Diego County CEO & President, Baron Herdelin-Doherty, at the recently renovated Jackie Robinson Family YMCA on April 15, 2013.

Charity Navigator, an independent non-profit organization that rates non-profit organizations to provide clear, objective and reliable assessments of the financial health of non-profit organizations, rates the YMCA of San Diego County with Four Stars – the highest ranking possible. Four Stars means the YMCA of San Diego County exceeds the industry standard and outperforms most charities financially in organizational efficiency and organizational capacity.

The YMCA of San Diego County is responsible for securing its entire operating budget locally and is a 501(c) (3) tax-exempt organization. Tax ID #95-2039198.

About Torrey Pines Bank
Torrey Pines Bank is a California-chartered commercial bank, providing commercial and financial services to small and middle market businesses, and personal banking services to proprietors, employees, executives and consumers desiring a personal banking relationship. Information about products and services offered by Torrey Pines Bank is available at www.torreypinesbank.com.

In addition to being ranked San Diego County's number one community bank SBA 504 lender for seven consecutive years, Torrey Pines Bank was a recipient of the Peak Performance Award presented by National University School of Business (2008); named Most Admired San Diego Company by San Diego Metro and Development Partner of the Year by the San Diego Housing Federation in 2011.

Filed under Events