FRANKLIN, IN. — In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, Girls Inc. of Johnson County is pleased to report that they recently received a $1,000 donation from Horizon Bank to support their mission of providing safe and enriching programs for girls during this pandemic.
“Girls Inc. of Johnson County is so grateful to Horizon Bank for realizing our need during this difficult time and reaching out to help us. We need the support of our community partners like Horizon Bank now more than ever. Thank you Horizon Bank for being committed to the betterment of our community and walking alongside us as we strive to meet the needs of the girls we serve,” stated Sonya Ware-Meguiar, CEO, Girls Inc. of Johnson County.
“I believe it is imperative to have a place where girls can learn how to support each other and develop long lasting friendships even while social distancing during trying times like these,” Sarah Zimmerman, Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager.
Girls Inc. operates on donations from businesses/community members. We are very appreciative of all donations received. With those donations, we offer programs focused on health, academic enrichment, and life-skills. We accept both monetary and item donations. Please send/drop off donations to 200 East Madison Street
Franklin, In 46131 or Call 317-736-5344 or visit wwwgirlsincjc.org.
About Girls Inc. of Johnson County
Girls Inc. of Johnson County has been providing safe, quality, and enriching after school and summer programs for the young women in our community for 80 years. Girls Inc. serves over 700 girls through our daily after school programs and summer day camp. Girls Inc. responds to the changing needs of girls through research-based programs and public education efforts that empower girls to understand, value, and assert their rights. Learn more at www.girlsincjc.org.
About Horizon Bank
Horizon Bank has pledged $250,000 in aid for those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Funds are being allocated across several not-for-profit groups who are working to assist affected individuals in the communities we serve in the States of Indiana and Michigan.
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 www.horizonbank.com. Its common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol HBNC.
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