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GRB Mortgage Raises $1,525 for the Open Door Mission

GRB Mortgage is proud to announce that its January fundraising effort for the Open Door Mission has resulted in a $1,525 donation.  GRB Mortgage donated $25 for each mortgage application […]


GRB Named to Top Workplaces List Third Year in a Row

GRB is pleased to be one of 50 companies named to the list of Rochester “Top Workplaces” for 2017! This is the third year in a row that GRB has […]


GRB Team to Participate in the Rochester Corporate Challenge

Genesee Regional Bank is proud to be co-sponsoring a team of 27 GRB employees for the Rochester Corporate Challenge with WCI Realty, Inc. The Corporate Challenge began in 1977 as […]


GRB to Host Mortgage Education Sessions for Veterans

GRB is pleased to announce it will be hosting two mortgage education sessions for military veterans at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Thursday, July 20 at the Veterans Outreach […]


Upgrade Complete for GRB BillPay Solutions

We are pleased to announce that both GRB Business BillPay and GRB BillPay for consumers have completed the upgrade process and now include a number of new features. Every effort […]


Promotions Announced at GRB

Please join the GRB team in congratulating Jewel Allred and Courtney Ferenchak on their recent promotions. Jewel was promoted from Underwriter to Senior Underwriter. Jewel joined GRB in 2014 as […]


Interested in Operating a Franchise? Find Out More from Successful Owners

If you’ve ever thought about owning a franchise, now is your chance to hear about the opportunities and challenges from successful franchise owners in a number of industries.  This event […]


Helping Hurricane Harvey Victims

Although GRB is usually focused on helping those in the Rochester region, it’s impossible to ignore the misery that those in Houston and surrounding areas are feeling in the aftermath […]


Information Regarding the Equifax Breach

It has been widely reported that more than 143 million Americans may have had their personal information compromised in a breach reported by consumer credit reporting bureau Equifax. Find out […]


GRB’s David Halladay Named to Bivona Board

Congratulations to GRB’s Executive Vice President, Chief Lending Officer David Halladay on his recent appointment to the Bivona Child Advocacy Center’s Board of Directors.  Bivona’s mission is to deliver excellence in child […]


Enroll Now, Buy a Home Next Summer with First Home Club

Enroll now.  Save money.  Earn a $7,500 grant.  Buy a house in 10 months.  That’s First Home Club with GRB. A home remains one of the best long-term investments you […]


Congratulations to Winners of the Greece Small Business Awards Program

“Even the largest companies began as a small business.  Our support for this program highlights the importance of all businesses to our community,” said Pecora.  “It is vital that we […]


GRB Rolls Out 55,000+ Surcharge-Free ATMs, Just in Time for the Holidays

Responding to rising ATM fees, Genesee Regional Bank (GRB) has partnered with the Allpoint and STAR® ATM networks to provide the bank’s debit card customers with more than 55,000 surcharge-free […]


Genesee Regional Bank Named to “Best Companies” List for 2018

GRB is proud to announce that it has been recognized as one of the “Best Companies to Work for in New York 2018” by the NYS chapter of the Society […]


National Small Business Week – Highlighting Local Success

More than half of Americans either own or work for a small business, and they create about two out of every three new jobs in the U.S. each year. As […]


GRB on Rochester Top 100 List

GRB is pleased to announce it has once again placed on the Rochester Chamber and KPMG “Top 100” list.  GRB is the only bank on the Top 100. To be […]


Greece Branch Moving to Serve You Better

GRB is excited to share the news that it will be relocating its Greece branch, currently located at 2300 West Ridge Road, just a little further west to a larger […]


Ribbon-cutting Marks Official Opening of Re-located Greece Branch

Genesee Regional Bank held its official ribbon-cutting ceremony for the re-located Greece Branch on Friday, Feb. 15.  With more space and additional features for our customers, we are pleased to […]


GRB Leaders Featured on Podcast Discussing Small Business, Community Commitment

If you have not had a chance to catch the recent podcast featuring GRB Founder and Chairman E. Philip Saunders and GRB President and CEO Philip Pecora, you need to grab […]


Cardon Joins GRB as Chief Credit Officer

Genesee Regional Bank (GRB) is pleased to announce that Randy Cardon has joined the bank’s leadership team as Senior Vice President, Chief Credit Officer. Randy, who has more than 30 […]


You Could be West Coast-bound with GRB and Mastercard

GRB is pleased to announce that it is participating in the Priceless Surprises® campaign with Mastercard®, allowing eligible cardholders to be entered for prizes just for using their GRB debit […]


10 Tips to Make Sure Your Business is Ready for Saturday’s #ShopSmall Customers

With Small Business Saturday just around the corner, the U.S. Small Business Administration has provided a list of 10 tips to help business owners take full advantage of the opportunity […]


Making Progress on Helping Our Business Community

In uncertain times, being able to help others can often be our greatest comfort.  Since this crisis began, GRB has implemented a number of protections for consumer customers to ease […]


GRB Earns Emerald Award from U.S. SBA for Small Business Lending

Genesee Regional Bank is pleased to be recognized by the U.S. Small Business Administration with an Emerald Award for its lending activities for the period from Oct. 2019 through Oct. […]


GRB Celebrates Appearance on 2020 Top 100 List

GRB is pleased to announce it was named no. 83 on the Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce “2020 Top 100” list.  GRB is the only bank on the Top 100 […]


New Conforming, FHA Loan Limits for 2021

The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) and Federal Housing Administration (FHA) have announced new maximum conforming loan limits and FHA loan limits for 2021. Conforming Loan Limits for 2021 In […]


#BanksNeverAskThat – Protect Yourself from Phishing

Every day, thousands of people fall victim to fraudulent emails, texts and calls from scammers pretending to be their bank. We want to help change that by raising awareness among our customers with best practices for creating a personal phishing defense.


GRB on 2022 Greater Rochester Chamber Top 100 List

GRB is pleased to announce it has once again placed on the Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce annual Top 100 list.  Appearing on the list for the 12th time, GRB […]