Horizon Bank Awards Grant to Legacy Foundation


Legacy_Foundation_Grant_2016Horizon Bank is pleased to announce the recent grant award to Legacy Foundation, the community foundation for Lake County, Indiana, to support the Foundation’s Neighborhood Spotlight Initiative.

The grant, in the amount of $5,000, was presented on January 20th by Rob Gardiner, Market President, Lake County, to Carolyn Saxton, President, and Kelly Anoe, Director of Grants and Partnerships.

“These funds will help additional communities in Lake County take advantage of revitalization assistance.  The Legacy Foundation has already awarded funding to 4 neighborhoods in Lake County to fund full-time attention and professional help to make communities better,” stated Gardiner. “This is the second year that Horizon Bank has supported this effort and we are happy to support the work of the Legacy Foundation and the communities of Lake County,” continued Gardiner.

Saxton said of the grant, “Legacy Foundation values and appreciates the partnership with Horizon Bank for our Neighborhood Spotlight Initiative.  Through the financial support provided by Horizon Bank, Legacy Foundation is helping to revitalize neighborhoods in Lake County.”

The communities chosen to receive Neighborhood Spotlight funding are Gary-Miller, Hobart, Gary-Emerson and Griffith.

About Legacy Foundation
Legacy Foundation is a community foundation and the leading philanthropic partner serving Lake County, Indiana. They have been connecting people with resources since 1992.
Learn more atwww.legacyfdn.org

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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