1st Source Bank Awards $15,000 Grant to Blue Jacket Career Academy

Fort Wayne, IN. – 1st Source Bank has awarded a $15,000 grant to Blue Jacket for its Career Academy which provides job-readiness training to disadvantaged individuals striving to earn a second chance at gainful employment.

1st Source Regional President Larry Mayers and Business Banker Jon Painter, who also serves as Board Treasurer of Blue Jacket, presented the donation to Executive Director Tony Hudson, Board President Fred Bean and HR & Intake Manager Jennifer Harvey.

“1st Source Bank is pleased to support Blue Jacket’s Career Academy to provide skills and training for disadvantaged people looking for employment,” said Mayers. “The funds will help these individuals find the jobs they desire and will lead to a healthier local economy.”

1st Source Corporation, parent company of 1st Source Bank, has assets of $5.4 billion and is the largest locally controlled financial institution headquartered in the northern Indiana-southwestern Michigan area. The Corporation includes 80 banking centers, 22 1st Source Bank Specialty Finance Group locations nationwide, eight Trust and Wealth Management locations and ten 1st Source Insurance offices. For more than 150 years, 1st Source has been committed to the success of the communities it serves.  For more information, visit www.1stsource.com. 

Photographed Left to Right, Blue Jacket Executive Director Tony Hudson,  Blue Jacket Board President Fred Bean, Blue Jacket Human Resource & Intake Manager Jennifer Harvey, 1st Source Business Banker Jon Painter and 1st Source Bank Regional President Larry Mayers

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