Thursday, November 9, 2017

In The Community - Fall/Winter Edition


We have entered the beautiful Fall months and are headed into Winter here in New England!  Have you run into the Applied Staff enjoying themselves out in the community?  We have so much going on in our amazing community!



 It is the season of giving and we have BIG PLANS!  Todd is participating in No-Shave November -  Check out Todd's No-Shave November Page or keep track of him on our Facebook page !   P.S. What do you think of his new look?
Todd Week 1 Beard Progress

United Way Kick Off Breakfast

And have you heard?  Lindsay is this year's volunteer Campaign Co-Chair for United Way of Hampshire County.  Lindsay is ready to educate and engage the "next generation" of United Way leaders.    United Way plays a crucial role funding over 33 partner agencies in Hampshire County to ensure that all individuals and families have the tools and resources to reach their full potential through education, economic security and wellness.  Applied Mortgage has had 100% participation in the UWHC workplace campaign and is a proud Pacesetter.  Learn more about United Way by watching the video below and contact Lindsay to get involved!






We had a great time this Fall supporting many organizations that work together to help build connections and lift our community!

Check out some of the events we supported this Fall:

Happy Valley 5K & Half Marathon


Applied Mortgage sponsored the Happy Valley 5K and Half Marathon to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hampshire County in October held at Look Park.  Absolutely perfect running weather and lots of fun had by all!  Did you see Lindsay, Ryan, and Nicole out on the course??


League Legends Ryan Road Court


Legendary Run & League Legends - Stay Tuned for their Ryan Road School basketball court revealing!


500 backpacks at the Backpack Drive


Women & the Art of Risk 
Backpack Drive at Easthampton Community Center - we donated 500 backpacks this year!


Easthampton & Holyoke Chambers' Women & the Art of Risk - Don't miss it next year!



Don't forget to say hello if you see our staff out and about this Holiday season!  We love to know how you're doing! 





Monday, July 31, 2017

Summer/Fall 2017 Find us at these local events!













  • 9/17 – The Legendary Run 5k, 2k, & Dribble Relay hosted at Look Park to benefit League Legends – Free Pancake lunch & Beer donated by New City Brewery  Register online now!


  • 9/22 – Women & the Art of Risk leadership event hosted by Easthampton Chamber at the Log Cabin  Reserve your spot now!  




Check out the area Chamber websites here for more fun events:

Proud sponsor!

Todd and Lindsay at a table top expo!

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

2017 Backpack Drive!

The 2017 Backpack Drive is here and we have even bigger goals!  

Last year we were able to provide 355 backpacks filled with supplies to:
  • Northampton Community Action Headstart
  • Northampton Sheriff's Dept. 
  • Leeds VA - Soldier On
  • Northampton Survival Center
  • Easthampton Community Center
  • Center for Women and Community  
This year we are filling 500 backpacks!  Please help us continue this amazing program and join us in filling 500 backpacks for our local organizations.  These backpacks will be distributed to kindergarten through high school children in need for the upcoming 2017 school year.  

Your generous contribution will fill the backpacks with essential school supplies such as:

notebooks, composition books, crayons, markers, pencils, pens, pencil sharpeners, scissors, erasers, colored pencils, glue sticks, pencil boxes, index cards, 2 pocket folders, rulers, lunch boxes, and more!

ALL NEW 2017 Goal for - provide 50 Graphing Calculators for High School students!

Sponsorship Levels:

  • A+ Sponsor $500 provides supplies for 50 children
  • Perfect Attendance Sponsor $250 provides supplies for 25 children
  • Health & Wellness Sponsor $150 provides supplies for 15 children
  • Creative Writing Sponsor $100 provides supplies for 10 children
  • Avid Reader Sponsor $50 provides supplies for 5 children

Please email or call us today to secure your sponsorship by July 15th.  Donations can be made through PayPal: 


Checks can be sent Attn: Lindsay Barron, 413-586-5626, LBarron@merrimackmortgage.com, 211 North St Northampton, MA 

Please make checks payable to Merrimack Mortgage. A letter for tax purposes will follow once processed.  Every sponsor will be given credit for their donation in any mention of the drive in media communications. We will also be updating our Facebook page on a regular basis to highlight our progress and thank our sponsors! 

Thank you to our 2016 Sponsors!


Thank you!!!