1st Source Bank Awards $15,000 Grant to Bremen 2016

Bremen, IN – 1st Source Bank recently awarded a $15,000 grant to Bremen 2016 to assist with the planting of 200 trees during Indiana’s bicentennial celebration. The new trees will be planted along Plymouth Street and will also line part of South Street in front of the Bremen Elementary-Middle Schools.

“1st Source Bank is pleased to contribute $15,000 to Bremen 2016 because an attractive streetscape in a strong downtown will draw more businesses and residents to the area,” said 1st Source Regional President Connie Lemler. “The new trees will benefit the community for years to come.” 

Lemler and Joyce Schalliol, Customer Service Representative from 1st Source’s Bremen Banking Center, presented the contribution to Ann Scott, Jessica Flores, Steve Schnick, Janet Davis, Carol Bowen and Sharon Bohannon all from Bremen 2016 and Trend Weldy, Bremen Town Manager.

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 are Joyce Schalliol (Customer Service Rep. at Bremen Branch of First Source), Ann Scott (Bremen 2016), Connie Lemler (Regional President of First Source), Trend Weldy (Bremen Town Manager), Jessica Flores (President Bremen 2016), Stevie Schnick (Bremen 2016), Janet Davis (Secretary Bremen 2016), Carol Bowen and Sharon Bohannon (both of Bremen 2016).

Media Contact: Angie Dvorak, (574) 235-2000