(Jasper, Indiana) –The Old National Bank Foundation announced it will award $75,000 to Jasper LEADs “Give Where You Live” initiative. The donation will enable Friends of the Jasper Public Library to expand, support and enhance continued adult financial education programs and literacy initiatives housed in the Jasper Public Library. This includes new technology in classroom-like settings.
“We are committed to improving the quality of life in our communities and are proud to support Jasper LEADs in accomplishing their goals,” said Tom Krodel, Jasper Region President.
Christine Golden, Jasper Public Library Director, “The Friends of Jasper Public Library is excited to be the recipient of a multiple year grant from the Old National Bank Foundation that will enable the Cultural Center to provide cutting edge technology to align with Old National’s commitment to provide opportunities for continued adult education in Jasper and surrounding areas.”
The announcement of the gift was made during a presentation at a meeting of the Jasper LEADs Cabinet on Monday, May 15.