Michigan City, Indiana – Horizon Bank is pleased to announce the $5,000 grant awarded to Lacasa, Inc. in Elkhart, an organization committed to empowering financial capabilities.
This contribution will help their Financial Empowerment Center deliver vital programs that foster personal growth, financial stability, and access to valuable assets within historically underserved communities. The Financial Empowerment Center at Lacasa, Inc. offers an extensive range of classes in both English and Spanish, available on weeknights and weekends. The flexibility of attending in person or virtually enhances accessibility for participants who may face transportation barriers. Moreover, the center has established valuable offsite partnerships with organizations such as the local library, county corrections, housing authority, and Goodwill, expanding its reach and impact within the community.
"We believe in the power of financial education and empowerment to uplift communities and create lasting change," said Dave Eifler, Horizon Bank’s Market President of North Central Indiana. "Lacasa, Inc.'s commitment to fostering financial capability aligns with our own values, and we are thrilled to support their efforts in creating opportunities for personal growth and stability within the community."
About Lacasa, Inc.
Lacasa, Inc. is a non-profit organization based in Elkhart, dedicated to empowering individuals and families to thrive and achieve self-sufficiency. Through a range of programs and services, Lacasa, Inc. offers support in various areas, including housing, financial empowerment, education, and more, positively impacting lives within the community.
About Horizon Bancorp, Inc.
Celebrating 150 years, Horizon Bancorp, Inc. is an independent, commercial bank holding company serving Indiana and Michigan through its commercial banking subsidiary, Horizon Bank. Horizon Bancorp, Inc. 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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