Washington Trust Selects RI Philharmonic Photo for I Luv RI Contest


Washington Trust Selects RI Philharmonic Photo for I Luv RI Contest

Photo Appears in October Issue of RI Monthly Magazine

WESTERLY, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Washington TrustandRhode Island Monthlyannounced today that "Music in the Fall," a photo taken by Raymond Larson, of Pawtucket, R.I., is the recent winner of theI Luv RI2012 photo contest and appears in the October issue of Rhode Island Monthly Magazine.

"Music in the Fall", a photo of the Rhode Island Philharmonic was selected by Washington Trust as the October winner of the I Luv RI photo contest. (Photo: Raymond Larson)

"I chose this photo because it signifies Rhode Island in a very unique way. It was taken at The Pawtucket Arts Festival 'Pops in the Park', a true Rhode Island Fall celebration," said Larson.It shows the Rhode Island Philharmonic Pops orchestra, a Rhode Island jewel, playing at their last Pops concert of the season."

"TheRhode Island Philharmonic Orchestrais a wonderful Rhode Island institution," stated Joseph J. MarcAurele,Washington TrustChairman, President and CEO. "Through their great music performances and educational programs at theMusic Schoolthey enrich the lives of our friends and neighbors in Rhode Island, nearby Massachusetts and throughout New England."

The "I Luv RI" photo contestis sponsored byWashington Trustin conjunction withRhode Island Monthly. Photographers may enter by sending their favorite Rhode Island photo to:www.rimonthly.com/ILUVRI, or by visitingwww.iluvri.com.

Each month in 2012, a winning photo will be selected and published in Rhode Island Monthly magazine. Monthly photo winners also receive an "I Luv RI" gift basket full of Rhode Island items, and one of twelve special Rhode Island experiences, including stays at Rhode Island's best resorts, such as Watch Hill'sOcean House;The Chanlerat Cliffwalk in Newport; theHarborside InnorRI Hotel Manisses, on Block Island; or receive special VIP experiences at thePawtucket Red Sox, theProvidence Bruins,Trinity Repertory Company,Rhode Island Philharmonic,Roger Williams Park Zoo,Warwick MallandYawgoo Valley Ski Resort; or a 'Cake A Month' from Rhode Island's ownGregg's Restaurants.

The Washington Trust Companyis a subsidiary ofWashington Trust Bancorp, Inc.,a $3.0 billion corporation headquartered in Westerly, Rhode Island. Founded in 1800,Washington Trustis the oldest community bank in the nation and is the largest independent bank headquartered in Rhode Island. A state-chartered bank, Washington Trust offers a full range of financial services, includingbusiness banking,personal banking, andwealth managementand trust services through its offices located in Rhode Island, Connecticut and Massachusetts. The Corporation's common stock trades on The NASDAQ Global Select® Stock Marketunder the symbol WASH.Web site address:www.washtrust.com.

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Washington Trust
Elizabeth B. Eckel, 401-348-1309
SVP Marketing

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