1st Source Donates $15,000 to United Way of LaPorte County

Michigan City, IN – 1st Source Bank has donated $15,000 to the United Way of LaPorte County. The funds will be directed toward the United Way’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program, which helps prepare and file income taxes for qualified individuals.
 
Bob Ax, 1st Source Regional President, and Mike Arnett, 1st Source Business Banker, presented the donation to Kris Pate, Executive Director of the United Way of LaPorte County.
 
“1st Source is a strong supporter of the United Way and we’re pleased to make this donation for the VITA program,” said Ax. “Thanks to these funds, many in LaPorte County will get their taxes prepared for free, keeping more money in their pockets to help with necessary expenses.”
 
Free VITA tax preparation is available to LaPorte County residents who have a household income below $51,000 and file a return without rental income, farm income or adoption credits. Free tax preparation services will be available January 23 through April 15 by calling 211 to schedule an appointment.
 
1st Source Corporation, parent company of 1st Source Bank, has assets of $4.93 billion and is the largest locally controlled financial institution headquartered in the northern Indiana-southwestern Michigan area. The Corporation includes 78 banking centers in 17 counties, 21 1st Source Bank Specialty Finance Group locations nationwide, nine Trust and Wealth Management locations and eight 1st Source Insurance offices.
 
1st Source common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under “SRCE” and appears in the National Market System tables in many daily newspapers under the code name “1st Src.” For 150 years, 1st Source has been committed to the success of the communities it serves. For more information, visit www.1stsource.com
 
Media contact: Angie Dvorak, (574) 235-2000
 
Photo, left to right: Bob Ax, Kris Pate and Mike Arnett
 
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