FIRSTFED AMERICA BANCORP, INC. Announces Annual Meeting Date

Apr 16, 2001, 01:00 ET from FIRSTFED AMERICA BANCORP, INC.

    SWANSEA, Mass., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- FIRSTFED AMERICA BANCORP, INC.
 (Amex:   FAB) announced today that its Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be
 held on July 26, 2001 at 2:00 p.m., Eastern Time, at the Westin Hotel, One
 West Exchange Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02903.  The record date for
 shareholders entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting is June 4, 2001.  The
 Company intends to distribute proxy solicitation materials on approximately
 June 22, 2001.
 
 

SOURCE FIRSTFED AMERICA BANCORP, INC.
    SWANSEA, Mass., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- FIRSTFED AMERICA BANCORP, INC.
 (Amex:   FAB) announced today that its Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be
 held on July 26, 2001 at 2:00 p.m., Eastern Time, at the Westin Hotel, One
 West Exchange Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02903.  The record date for
 shareholders entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting is June 4, 2001.  The
 Company intends to distribute proxy solicitation materials on approximately
 June 22, 2001.
 
 SOURCE  FIRSTFED AMERICA BANCORP, INC.