ECAB NATIONAL SAILING ACADEMY " SAILING INTO THE OUR FUTURE TOGETHER"Monday 21st March 2011
The Eastern Caribbean Amalgamated Bank has forged powerful links with the future of sailing in Antigua and Barbuda with the launch of its Donation Account to facilitate members of the public wishing to support the development of the sport locally.
This initiative, which is raising funds to operate and upgrade the National Sailing Academy's facilities, represents a long term commitment by the Bank toward the development of the entire yachting and marine industry.
In keeping with its commitment to corporate social responsibility, ECAB actively pursues community involvement, particularlyin supportofsports, health, education, the arts, and culture. It is the Bank's mission to be a customer focused financial institution achieving profitability through professional, results oriented service, and technological based delivery systems while performing its corporate social responsibility through contributions to the development of Antigua and Barbuda.
ECAB sees the creation of a National Sailing Academy as a significant opportunity for all youth
to be introduced to an industry with tremendous potential for growth and opportunities
for careers as captains, crewmembers, boatswains, engineers, riggers, sail makers,
and sailing instructors: The Bank is committed to such ventures and embarks on activities to
contribute back into the community in which it operates. It supports community activities
that bring a lasting benefit to the local & regional community and motivate staff through opportunities for direct involvement where possible.
Members of the public wishing to support the initiative through monetary donations are
facilitated at any ECAB ATM, branch and its online and mobile banking interfaces. ECAB
encourages members of the public to support this initiative by. opening an account with'
ECAB today,making the donations just one click way. Also, all parents are encouraged to open an ECAB College Savings Accounts for their children to begin saving for their future education, whether it be in sailing or any other discipline.
Eastern Caribbean Amalgamate Bank (ECAB) is a full service commercial bank located in
Antigua,' which offers retail banking products and services to individuals and business clients within Antigua & Barbuda and across the region.
It serves its clients from four convenient branches, strategically located throughout the island -
Coolidge, downtown St. John's, Nelson's Dockyard in English Harbor, and Jolly Harbour. ECAB
commits to providing the highest level of customer care and satisfaction by delivering a service that is courteous, professional, reliable, timely, and accurate. It promises to transact all business with strict confidence, honesty, and integrity. The Bank strategically pursues relationship banking as an effective mode of conducting business while offering a diversified range of competitively priced products and services.
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