1st Source Donates $5,000 to Housing Opportunities

Valparaiso, IN – 1st Source Bank has donated $5,000 to Housing Opportunities to help expand its homebuyer education classes and one-on-one counseling sessions. Bob Ax, 1st Source Regional President, and Gloria Vaughan McKown, 1st Source Market Manager, presented the donation to Caroline Shook, CEO of Housing Opportunities, and Debbie Kardos, Housing Counselor and IDA Coordinator.
Housing Opportunities will provide the home buyer education classes and counseling to first-time homebuyers and low-and moderate income individuals and families. Class participants will increase their knowledge of the home buying process and the responsibilities of being a homeowner.
“1st Source is a strong supporter of financial education efforts and we’re pleased to partner with Housing Opportunities to help more people become homeowners,” said Ax.
1st Source Corporation, parent company of 1st Source Bank, has assets of $4.49 billion and is the largest locally controlled financial institution headquartered in the northern Indiana-southwestern Michigan area. The Corporation includes 75 banking centers in 17 counties, 23 1st Source Bank Specialty Finance Group locations nationwide, nine Trust and Wealth Management locations and nine 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.” Since 1863, 1st Source has been committed to the success of the communities it serves.  For more information, visit www.1stsource.com.
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