Horizon Bank Pledges $250,000 in Financial Assistance Toward COVID-19 Relief Efforts
MICHIGAN CITY, IN– Horizon Bank has announced that it is pledging $250,000 in aid for those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Funds will be allocated across several not-for-profit groups who are working to assist affected individuals in the communities we serve in Indiana and Michigan.
“This is an unprecedented time, and as such it’s critical for those that have the resources to do what we can to assist those who are feeling the most immediate impacts of the coronavirus outbreak,” said Craig Dwight, Chairman and CEO. “We want to support organizations that are already positioned, equipped and well managed to efficiently deliver the aid to those most in need. Therefore, Horizon Bank is joining forces with multiple agencies to maximize the services they provide. We also encourage other companies and individuals to support their communities whenever and wherever possible.”
The Bank’s donations are supporting local area United Ways, food banks and those that provide rental assistance.
Horizon Bancorp is a locally owned, independent, commercial bank holding company serving Indiana and Michigan through its commercial banking subsidiary Horizon Bank. Horizon also offers mortgage-banking services throughout the Midwest. Horizon Bancorp may be reached online at horizonbank.com. Its common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol HBNC.