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Who we serve
EagleBank is all about forming and building loyal customer and community relationships. That’s how our bank has grown since its founding in 1998. As a local community bank, EagleBank is all about forming and building loyal customer and community relationships. It is important for us to give back, serve, and be involved with making our community a better place to live, work, and play. EagleBank supports many organizations in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. Our alliance with George Mason University provides many opportunities to interact with the community. We also sponsor an annual EagleBank Golf & Tennis Classic to raise funds for breast cancer research, education, and treatment.
Proud Recipients of the Executive Alliance’s 20/20 Honor Roll
Eagle Bancorp, Inc. was named to Executive Alliance’s 20/20 Honor Roll.
This designation recognizes publicly-traded companies headquartered in Maryland and the largest hospitals, non-profits and colleges and universities that employ women in at least 20% of their executive leadership roles AND have women in at least 20% of their board of director seats. In 2022, only 27% of Maryland’s publicly traded companies have achieved this distinction.
How we give
Behind the scenes at EagleBank is an impressive operation that is constantly striving to bring our region more secure and convenient business banking options. We are experienced, relationship bankers who know, love, and serve our community because it’s where we live, work, play, and raise our families. We dedicate our volunteer efforts to making an impact on the wellbeing of our entire community. We are proud to see EagleBank listed year after year near the top of Washington Business Journal’s list of Top Corporate Philanthropists for DC area’s midsize companies. The ranking considers dollars given plus volunteer hours.
The EagleBank Foundation’s annual Golf Classic has raised over $5.5 million for Breast Cancer Research since its inception in 2005. EagleBank Foundation philanthropy enables over 20 local hospitals and other cancer-focused organizations in our community to continue ongoing research and provide support services — all dedicated to putting an end to breast cancer.
The Foundation’s mission has always been to advance the health and wellbeing of our communities. Organizations receiving EagleBank Foundation funds include Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Holy Cross Hospital, Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center, Prince George’s Hospital Center, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Virginia Hospital Center, World Central Kitchen, Capital Area Food Bank, Shepherd’s Table, and First Responders Children’s Foundation.
The Foundation also matches the personal charitable giving of EagleBank’s nearly 500 employees through our Employee Matching Gift Program.
At EagleBank, we never forget that “community” is the first word in community bank. Right from the start, we have supported hundreds of local non-profits and organizations through sponsorships and donations. Some of our most rewarding relationships have been with groups serving the homeless, those fighting cancer, and under-served children in DC’s Wards 7 and 8. EagleBank is consistently ranked near the top of Washington Business Journal’s list of Top Corporate Philanthropists for DC area’s midsize companies.
EagleBank’s support of local charities over the course of decades, has helped to further the goals of these wonderful organizations such as: The Children’s Inn at NIH, Whitman-Walker, Habitat for Humanity-Metro Maryland, Trust for the National Mall, and the Historical Society of Washington, DC, and Latin American Youth Center.
As the official bank of D.C. United, EagleBank is an eager supporter of DC SCORES which makes a meaningful impact on the lives of under-served Washington, DC, public school kids every year by fostering soccer skills and teaching writing skills via the poetic form. EagleBank became the lead sponsor of the charity’s annual fundraiser, the SCORES Cup, in 2023.
On May 7, 2015, EagleBank entered into a long-term relationship with George Mason University. It is broad-based and multi-faceted. EagleBank has been providing scholarships to students, hiring graduates and alumni, sponsoring internships, hosting speaker series, and more.
The EagleBank Employee Scholarship Program, sponsored by our Diversity Equity & Inclusion Council, is designed specifically to support the pursuit of higher education by our employees. The program provides a one-time per academic year award of up to $5,000 per employee. Award decisions are based on academic achievement, community involvement, work experience and financial need. Up to ten $5,000 scholarships are awarded each academic year to eligible employees.
A vital aspect of our platform is financial education directed to consumers by knowledgeable bankers. Our bankers are dedicated to EagleBank’s mission to provide consumer financial education, and we use many different outlets – from community partnerships, webinars, housing expos, and informational articles in the local print media.