What we’re doing

Every day, in many ways, we work to be a visible, committed corporate citizen, making a difference in the communities where we live and work.

Recent news

Press Release

Webster to recognize Juneteenth with early closing of banking centers, offices

WATERBURY, Conn., June 16, 2020

Webster Bank announced today that all Webster banking centers and Webster offices, including its HSA Bank division, will close on Friday, June 19 at 1 p.m. in recognition of 

Press Release

Webster announces $100,000 commitment to fight racial inequality

WATERBURY, Conn., June 15, 2020

Webster Bank announced today a donation of $100,000 to address social injustice and racial equity efforts.

Webster will make a $75,000 donation to the Equal…

News

Sharing a message with our Webster community from our Chairman and CEO

Good afternoon Webster bankers,

I reach out to you at a time of great challenge for our country, our communities and our bankers. The tragic and senseless deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor and other members of the black…

Pulling together during COVID-19

10,000 Paycheck Protection Program loans

granted to small businesses

$1.46 billion

loaned to small businesses through PPP

$375,000

donated to non-profits

90-day grace period

for all mortgage payments, fees and charges

0 personal credit score changes

for accessing relief

Highlights

$143 MM
in clean energy loans
130,000
hours volunteering
#1
SBA 7(a) Lender in New England

"Outstanding" CRA rating

Our most recent Community Reinvestment Act Performance Evaluation resulted in an “Outstanding” rating. This rating, the highest possible, was given by our primary regulator, the U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

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Strengthening our communities

Webster Bank Community Reinvestment -Fairmount Boston

We work closely with organizations whose programs serve low– and moderate-income residents and/or support small business development — especially those that focus on supporting women and minorities.

Disclosures

Sources: 2019 Annual Report and 2019 ESG Report. Please contact Corporate Communications for further details on our support during the COVID-19 pandemic.