a man viewing his laptop


Community News


Our Monticello Branch joins Bagel Fest


Renee Sledzianowski and her staff participated in a fun day with a huge crowd in attendance. The weather and festivities were perfect…just like the bagels !




Our Ellenville Branch Participated in the Blueberry Festival on August 13, 2022
Sponsored by the Ellenville/Wawarsing Chamber of Commerce

Attended by Norma Dammier, CSR/Teller…Charmaine Langley, Head Teller…Marianne Franson Hill, Teller and organized by Robin Badjun, Branch Manager and designated photographer ! It was a well attended, pleasant day for everyone.
Thank you Ellenville !

Callicoon Country Fair on July 23, 2022

Cheryl Stickle, Callicoon Branch Manager and Tyler Hemion, Head Teller joined the festivities in Callicoon. It was a fun day full of family activities, live music, raffles, good food and local hand made items. Thanks to Tyler, the Dunk Tank was a huge success since he volunteered to get in it ! 
Thank you both for representing Catskill Hudson Bank and to Tyler 
for being such a good sport !

Community Loan Fund of the Capital Region presentation at our Green Island Branch

On July 19, 2022 Walt Brady, Deputy Director/Director of Lending and Richard A. Lee, Jr , Community Development Lending Officer gave a presentation of the funding opportunities available through the Community Loan Fund. Some of their services include Training & Clinical Assistance, One on One Monitoring, Affordable Office Space, Nonprofit Loans and Small Business Loans.

"The Community Loan Fund of the Capital Region is a nonprofit community development financial institution serving the Capital Region of New York State — Albany, Columbia, Fulton, Greene, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren & Washington Counties. Incorporated in 1985, our mission is to promote sustainable community development efforts for economically underserved people and communities.

We provide access to capital by pooling investments and donations from socially concerned individuals and organizations, and re-lending it to nonprofit organizations and small businesses. We also offer training and technical assistance programs for small business owners and nonprofit leaders.

Explore our work and join us in this partnership by becoming an investor, a donor, or a nonprofit or small business borrower – together we are strengthening communities and changing lives.



Catskill Hudson Bank is participating in 2022 Backpacks for Hope through several of our branches. We are pleased to support this effort by collecting supplies and donating items.

From July 13th to August 12th, host sites will be collecting backpacks and other school supplies that will be distributed to families between August 22nd to August 26th.

Applications for backpacks will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis as long as resources allow.

If you are interested in contributing, but cannot visit one of our host sites, you can still donate.  If you have any questions or concerns, give our office a call at (845) 342-8833!


                                            Monticello Branch Display


Proud Strategic Partner of the  WCR

Congratulations Rebbeca LaFountain, SVP Compliance & Risk Officer


Kingston Branch giving back to the Community at the annual "Kingston Clean Sweep"

Kingston Branch Manager Ashley Diamond and Teller Patti Dixon Horvers saw a post on Facebook requesting volunteers for the 2022 “Kingston Clean Sweep” sponsored by the Friends of Historic Kingston. They asked for help from businesses within our local community to participate in picking up litter lying along the "Kingston Corridor". Ashley & Patti spent the day walking along the streets of Broadway in Kingston with garbage bags, brooms, and rakes in hand helping to clean up the streets and sidewalks.
Thank you both for volunteering !

American Red Cross Fire & Ice Gala

In person events are happening again with the decline in Covid-19 numbers. The
American Red Cross Fire & Ice Gala was held on April 9, 2022 at the Albany
Capital Center. The fundraiser featured Honorary Chairs Ellen Sax, MVP Health
Care and Benita Zahn, former news anchor & reporter of WNYT News Channel
13. Gala sponsorships support and ensure that the Red Cross have the
resources to continue their 140 year mission of preventing and alleviating human
suffering. Catskill Hudson bank is pleased to be a supporter of this event and
the Red Cross mission. Stephanie Zocco, SVP Senior Operations Manager and
Rick Murphy, Senior Mortgage Specialist represented the bank that evening.

small business administration logo on white background.
We are proud to have participated in the PPP program during both the first and second round. In doing so, we have processed a total of approximately $20 million in much needed relief for small businesses in our area.  We were able to provide fast, efficient service in both the approval process and forgiveness process for the loan participants. 

New Monticello Branch

Our newest branch in Monticello, NY opened in February 2020. This architecturally significant design offers our customers easy access, ample parking, spaciousness and a contemporary drive-thru facility. The building contains the branch as well as separate offices and a conference room.

"Who We Are" Commercial

"Proud of Our Staff" Commercial

Our Narrowsburg Branch

Recognized for "Best Customer Service 2019" and "Best Friendly Staff 2018" by The River Reporter

photo of staff and bank logo thanking the community for best customer service award

"Appreciating our Customers" Commercial

"We're Your Local Bank" Commercial