Bank of Georgetown was a proud sponsor of the 14th Annual Taste of Georgetown held Saturday, October 13, on Wisconsin Avenue between K and M Streets, N.W. This year’s event included 30 restaurants, drew more than 5,000 people and raised more than $25,000 for the Georgetown Ministry Center (GMC), Georgetown’s homeless assistance center.
Bank of Georgetown has been a key sponsor of the event since opening its first branch in Georgetown in 2005.
Jonathan Higgins, vice president and branch manager of the bank’s Georgetown branch, played a key role in this year’s event as one of four team captain's of the Georgetown BID’s Taste of Georgetown planning committee. Additional members of Bank of Georgetown’s volunteer event team included: Jeff Banks, Ally Eckhart, Mike Fitzgerald, Bo Jonsson, Brett Kaplowitz with his wife Barbara and son Scott, Gerard McLoughlin, Kristina Messner (from Focused Image), Karen Swarthout (from Georgetown Floor Coverings Inc.), Karen Williams and Curt Winsor.
For more information about the Taste of Georgetown click here.