LOCKPORT, N.Y., June 6 /PRNewswire/ -- First Niagara is proud to announce the opening of its newest location at 3177 Latta Road in Greece, New York, a suburb of Rochester. Ribbon-cutting ceremonies will take place on Thursday, June 8th at 9:00 a.m. and will mark the beginning of grand opening festivities. Members of the media are invited to attend. As part of the ceremony, First Niagara will present Flower City Habitat for Humanity with a check for $5,000. "We are very grateful for this donation from First Niagara," said Arthur Woodward, Executive Director of Flower City Habitat for Humanity. "Because of First Niagara's generosity, we can continue to create strong neighborhoods in which new homeowners are all stakeholders, like First Niagara, Habitat is committed to strengthening our community." The Latta Road branch is First Niagara's 9th bank in Monroe County. "First Niagara is committed to bringing our exceptional level of customer service to Rochester by opening more banking centers in convenient locations and continuing to offer our customers tremendous services," said Michael Giaquinto, Executive Vice President of Consumer Banking for First Niagara. "We know that our success is based on the success of the communities we serve, which is why we give back to organizations like Flower City Habitat for Humanity," said Patrick Burke, Rochester Regional President for First Niagara. First Niagara Financial Group, Inc., (Nasdaq: FNFG), through its wholly owned subsidiary, First Niagara Bank, has assets of $8.1 billion and deposits of $5.5 billion. First Niagara Bank is a full-service, community-oriented bank that provides financial services to individuals, families and businesses through 122 branches (including this location) and several financial services subsidiaries across New York State. Its insurance subsidiary First Niagara Risk Management, Inc. is the largest insurance agency in upstate New York. For more information about First Niagara, visit our website at http://www.fnfg.com.
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