MIDLAND PARK, NJ--(Marketwired - April 22, 2015) - The Board of Directors of Stewardship Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: SSFN), parent company of Atlantic Stewardship Bank, has declared a $0.02 per share cash dividend. Common stockholders of record as of May 1, 2015 will be paid the dividend on May 15, 2015. 

In announcing the dividend, Chairman William C. Hanse stated, "We are pleased to continue to show our commitment to our shareholders by recognizing them with this dividend. This dividend represents the seventieth consecutive quarterly dividend since the Corporation began paying quarterly dividends in 1998."

Paul Van Ostenbridge, President and Chief Executive Officer continued, "The Board of Directors continues to review the Corporation's dividends and preservation of our well capitalized position. Throughout, we remain dedicated to our shareholders and to giving back to the community through the bank's unique tithing mission."

Stewardship Financial Corporation's subsidiary, the Atlantic Stewardship Bank, has 12 banking offices in Midland Park, Hawthorne (2), Montville, North Haledon, Pequannock, Ridgewood, Waldwick, Wayne (2), Westwood and Wyckoff, New Jersey. The bank is known for tithing 10% of its pre-tax profits to Christian and local charities. To date, the Bank's total tithe donations total $8.1 million.

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Contact Information:

Mary Beth Steiginga
630 Godwin Avenue
Midland Park , NJ 07432