Horizon Bank Awards Donation to Whitley County 4-H Program

February 9, 2016 09:17 AM

Whitley_County_4-HHorizon Bank is pleased to announce a donation to Whitley County 4-H in Columbia City, Indiana. The donation, in the amount of $5,000, was presented by Larry Kummer, Market President of Northeast Indiana to Mindy Muchow, Treasurer of Whitley County 4H INC on January 8th.

Funds will be used to side the livestock show barn at the fairgrounds.  Whitley County 4 H has approximately 750 youth in their program, with a heavy livestock participation.  The Whitley County 4H and FFA clubs will enjoy this improvement for many future generations. 

“Whitley County 4H will display a Horizon Bank sign in this building for the bank’s dedication to the Whitley County 4H Program. Thank you so much!” stated Muchow.

About Whitley County 4-H
To assist youth and adults in their development by conducting hands-on educational programs, using the knowledge base of Purdue University, other land grant universities and the United States Department of Agriculture. Learn more at www.whitleycounty4-h.com.

About Horizon

Horizon Bancorp is a locally owned, independent, commercial bank holding company serving Northern and Central Indiana and Southwest and Central Michigan through its commercial banking subsidiary Horizon Bank, NA. Horizon also offers mortgage-banking services throughout the Midwest. Horizon Bancorp may be reached online at www.horizonbank.com. Its common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol HBNC.

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