Michigan City, Indiana – Horizon Bank is pleased to announce the recent donation of $5,000 to Home Repair Service of Kent County, an organization dedicated to improving the lives of Kent County homeowners through critical repairs, inspections, education, accessibility modifications, and financial counseling.
Home Repair Service of Kent County plays a pivotal role in ensuring the well-being and safety of homeowners in the region. Their mission is to provide vital repairs when health and safety are at risk, ensuring that families can continue to thrive in secure environments. In addition to these essential services, Home Repair Service of Kent County operates the Fix-It-School, where they conduct free weekly hands-on workshops. These workshops cover a diverse array of topics, including plumbing, electrical work, ceramic tile installation, drywall repair, and cabinet installation.
Since its inception in 1979, Home Repair Service of Kent County has made a substantial impact on the community, with over 35,000 Kent County homeowners benefiting from their dedicated efforts. Alexis Harris, Horizon Bank’s Community Reinvestment Act Officer said of the donation, "Horizon Bank is honored to support Home Repair Service of Kent County in their mission to create safer, more thriving communities. Through their dedication to critical repairs, education, and hands-on workshops, they empower homeowners to build secure and prosperous futures.”
About Home Repair Services of Kent County
Home Repair Services of Kent County is committed to strengthening vulnerable Kent County homeowners because strong homeowners build strong communities. We believe that homeownership encourages personal responsibility and builds value, dignity, and pride. To learn more visit www.homerepairservices.org
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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Phone: (219) 874-9208