Press Releases

Check out what’s been happening here at Avidia. Learn about new products and services, what area organizations we have recently supported, bank promotions and more!


Small Business Administration Recognizes Avidia Bank As Top Lender To Manufacturers

Avidia Bank has been recognized by the Small Business Administration (SBA) for their outstanding performance as the best Massachusetts
Lender to Manufacturers in fiscal year 2018.  Massachusetts was among the leading states in the country for SBA lending in 2018 and Avidia Bank was among the best in the state.

Read the full press release here. 


Exhibit ‘A’ teams with Avidia Bank to help United Way of Tri-County

Exhibit ‘A’ Brewing Company is releasing a new beer to help feed families this holiday season.  Exhibit ‘A’ is partnering with Avidia Bank to release Liquid Tender on Dec. 1, and $2 from each four pack will be donated to the United Way of Tri-County’s annual Feed-A-Family campaign.  Read the full press release here. 


Clinton resident to helm Avidia branch

Avidia was recently seeking a person to fill the role of branch manager to lead its Clinton branch. The Clinton branch has been serving the community for 15 years and it was important to find the right person who understands the opportunities and challenges of the growing town, combined with the proper amount of banking expertise, according to bank officials.  Read the full press release here. 


American Banker: Tapping the Market - Why this bank helped brew a craft beer

Donning safety glasses, closed-toe shoes and rubber gloves, three bankers recently received a lesson in brewing beer.  Exhibit ‘A’ Brewing in Framingham, Mass., hosted two marketing managers and a summer intern from Avidia Bank in Hudson, Mass., as part of a collaboration between the companies.  The result of last month's brew session is Demo Tape 19: Liquid Tender, an India pale ale that will debut at the brewery on July 21 during an event sponsored by the mutual.