Here’s where we talk about what’s going on at Gorham Savings Bank and in our community. When we come across an interesting story about someone, someplace, a business, or an event, we will bring it to you. We will also post important information such as alerts concerning fraud, or tips on ways to navigate through financial challenges.

Gorham Savings Bank is pleased to welcome Arthur Batson III, Danny Bouzianis, Michael Cianchette, and Kristine Delano as Corporators of the Bank. All are talented and distinguished individuals who are passionate about making a difference in their communities and in their industries. Comprised of 100 local community members, Corporators serve as the Bank’s goodwill ambassadors in the community for the benefit of local businesses and residents.

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            In 2015, we formed a unique partnership with the Portland Pirates called Saves for Charity in support of The Barbara Bush Children's Hospital at Maine Medical Center. Every time a Pirates goalie makes a save during a home game, we donate $10 to The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital....

The application period for the 2016 LaunchPad competition begins April 1st  

We have increased the prize for our annual business competition, LaunchPad, from $30,000 to $50,000. The program, now in its fourth year, is designed to help fund the growth of a promising, early-stage Maine business. The entry period for this year’s competition starts on April 1 and ends at 5:00 p.m. on May 1. Companies can enter via an online form at No formal business proposals or supporting documents are required. Finalists will be invited to attend a live pitch...


Gorham Savings Bank is dedicated to improving your financial well-being. We know that no two Mainers have the same banking needs, goals, or the same preferences. That’s why we want to hear from you!

Soon our research team will be emailing you a link to our online customer survey. We ask that you take 15 minutes or so to answer our questions to help us understand your needs a bit better and ensure we’re providing you with “A Breath of Fresh Banking.” So go ahead, tell us what you think!

Please be on the lookout for our online customer survey in your email inbox in the next...



Employees, Laura Mingione and Samantha Croteau were recently presented with the 2015 Gorham’s Greatest Customer Service Award. This prestigious award, now in its 4th year, is given annually to two individuals who are role models of the Bank’s five Tenets of Customer Service. The peer-nominated candidates were carefully reviewed by a selection committee giving special focus to their commitment to internal and external customer service.

Laura Mingione is a Data Processing Specialist at the Bank’s Operations Center in Gorham. Laura was recognized for going above and...


Gorham Savings Bank’s “Toy Mountain” thanks to the employees, customers and community members that donated to the 2015 Winter Wishes program

Last week, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Maine held their annual holiday parties. Through Gorham Savings Bank’s Winter Wishes program and the kindness of the community, hundreds of members of all ages at Clubhouses in Sagamore Village, Riverton Park and downtown Portland have a holiday gift to unwrap.

Each year Southern Maine Clubhouses submit their wish list of requested toys and, in a few short...


Jack Lufkin, Regional Business Banking Officer, Gorham Savings Bank (left) and Ray Hepler, Resource Development Assistant, Preble Street (right) with Gorham Savings Bank’s donations


Preble Street is a hub of programs for Greater Portland’s most vulnerable and underserved residents. Gorham Savings Bank helped ‘raze’ awareness of one of the least donated and most needed items this holiday season by encouraging employees to bring shaving supplies to the company’s annual Holiday Party.

Gorham Savings Bank employees filled over four bags with their...


A few friendly security reminders this holiday season.

Online Shopping
If you're like a lot of other holiday shoppers this year, your purchases started long before Cyber Monday. Use caution when shopping online and avoid anything that seems too good to be true.

Postal Deliveries
Beware of alerts sent via email or text indicating you just received a package from FedEx, UPS or the US Mail, requesting personal information. Don't respond. Think Before You Click.

Fake Refunds...


New Chip Cards Coming Soon

Your Gorham Savings Bank debit card will soon come with an embedded chip, providing you with enhanced security when paying in a store or using at an ATM. Now you can shop with peace of mind knowing that the embedded chip encrypts information to increase data security when paying through chip-enabled terminals. This chip technology protects your information by generating a one-time code whenever you use your card at a chip-enabled terminal....


Gorham Savings Bank opened its first GSB Express office at 118 Congress Street, Munjoy Hill, in Portland. The new location features the newest in banking technology – the Interactive Teller Machine (ITM). While it can be used as an ATM, its digital technology allows Gorham Savings Bank employees to assist customers remotely. In addition to the virtual teller capabilities, there is a standard ATM machine and office space for in-person transactions.


“Our first GSB Express office...