Horizon Bank has received regulatory approval to move forward with its purchase of 14 TCF Bank branches in Michigan.
Horizon Bank of Michigan City donated $10,000 to the Urban League of Northwest Indiana for scholarships.
Horizon Bank is growing its presence in Michigan and hiring more staff.
Northwest Indiana banking leaders stress the importance of setting up a rainy day fund for businesses as they reflect on the past year during a pandemic.
Lenders say relationships key to helping small businesses survive pandemic’s economic worst. With rules in constant flux for the SBA program, lenders burned the midnight oil to learn how to get funds to clients.
In recent weeks assorted donations of supplies and dollars have been made by residents and businesses to organizations caring for those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
In the weeks since the first coronavirus cases were reported in Indiana, donations have poured in and manufacturers have boosted production of personal protective gear for those on the frontlines fighting the pandemic.
There has been no shortage of support for health care workers and service organizations assisting those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Legacy Foundation, Lake County’s community foundation, recently announced a partnership between the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana and Horizon Bank, which established the Rob Gardiner Legacy Fund for Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana.
Region’s financial institutions finding plenty of growth opportunities in Northwest Indiana.