Horizon Bank Sponsors 2017 Hoosier Star


Hoosier_Star_photo_2017Horizon Bank is pleased to announce the recent sponsorship for Hoosier Star, a benefit concert that will be held on September 9, 2017 at the LaPorte Civic Auditorium in LaPorte Indiana.

The donation, in the amount of $5,000, given to LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra was presented in January by Tom Edwards, President and Chief Credit Officer to Music Director, Phillip Bauman and former Executive Director, Laura Cutler.


“The Symphony Orchestra continues to enrich the cultural lives of people of all ages in LaPorte County. Celebrating its twelfth year, Hoosier Star is an extremely popular event and is a real asset to our community. Every year, the show has amazing performers who share their talents with the orchestra.” stated Edwards.


“The Symphony is grateful for the visionary leadership of Horizon Bank and their continued support of Hoosier Star. They partnered with us in our inaugural season and have been with us every year since. Hoosier Star is a benefit concert for the La Porte County Symphony Orchestra which raises funds to help support our educational programs. The phenomenal success and longevity of Hoosier Star is due in large part to Horizon Bank’s commitment.  I am delighted they choose to support our orchestra and believe in our program that creates Hoosier Stars!" stated Bauman.


About Hoosier Star               

Hoosier Star is a unique event for LaPorte County, a showcase of talented singers who will be able to perform with the orchestra, an evening of music and fun for the community and an opportunity to raise funds for the orchestra. Learn more atwww.hoosierstar.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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