UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
DATE OF REPORT (DATE OF EARLIEST EVENT REPORTED): APRIL 18, 2018
Stewardship Financial Corporation
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
630 Godwin Avenue
Midland Park, NJ
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (201) 444-7100
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 8.01. Other Events
On April 18, 2018, Stewardship Financial Corporation issued a press release announcing a $0.03 per share cash dividend to common stockholders of record on May 1, 2018, payable May 15, 2018. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
In addition, on April 18, 2018, Stewardship Financial Corporation issued a press release announcing the election of Michael A. Westra as Chairman of the Board of Directors. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
(d) The following exhibits are furnished pursuant to Item 8.01.
Press Release-Dividend dated April 18, 2018
Press Release-Chairman Election dated April 18, 2018
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
STEWARDSHIP FINANCIAL CORPORATION
Date: April 19, 2018
/s/ Claire M. Chadwick
Claire M. Chadwick
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer