1st Source Bank Awards $55,000 Grant to Excel Center
South Bend, IN – 1st Source Bank has awarded a $55,000 grant to Goodwill LEADS for the Excel Center, a tuition-free adult high school in South Bend. 1st Source’s contribution will fund a College & Career Center to provide students resources about attending college after graduation.
1st Source Central Region President Ron Zeltwanger presented the donation to Goodwill President & CEO Debie Coble along with Excel Center Executive Director Randy Beachy and Board Member Bishop Eddie Miller.
“At 1st Source Bank we recognize the importance of a quality education,” said Zeltwanger. “We are pleased to make this contribution to give more adults an opportunity to get the education they need to succeed in life.”
“We are thrilled to be the recipient of a 1st Source Foundation grant and are very appreciative of the confidence the Foundation has placed in this unique education model,” said Beachy. “With the help of generous donors like the 1st Source Foundation, we’ll have the opportunity to enhance our college and career readiness initiative and the learning experience for our students.”
1st Source Corporation, parent company of 1st Source Bank, has assets of $5.2 billion and is the largest locally controlled financial institution headquartered in the northern Indiana-southwestern Michigan area. The Corporation includes 81 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: Bishop Eddie Miller, Ron Zeltwanger, Debie Coble and Randy Beachy.
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