GREENVILLE - Greenville Federal recently made a monetary donation to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Darke & Shelby County in efforts for Bruns and Rex to attend the Edison Academy for Community Leadership. The Edison Academy of Community Leadership strengthens not-for-profit organizations by providing quality educational and training opportunities. Greenville Federal, the oldest bank headquartered in Darke County continues to support education initiatives in the communities which they serve.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Shelby & Darke County is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to develop and mature quality relationships between children and volunteers. The relationship is meant to guide each child towards becoming a confident, competent, and caring individual. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer or entering a child into the program, you may call the office at 547-9622 or 492-7611. Efforts are currently underway to recruit teams and corporate sponsors for the agency’s annual “Bowl for Kids’ Sake” event. The event is set for Mar. 7 and 8, 2014, at Bel-Mar Lanes in Sidney and Treaty Lanes in Greenville. Bowl for Kids’ Sake is open to the public and local community members can form 4 – 5 person teams. Each team member collects donations and comes out to enjoy the party. Corporate sponsorships are also available on a variety of sponsorship levels. If you would like more information how you can get involved in this fun fundraising event please call or log onto the web at www.bigbrobigsis-shelbydarke.org.
|Pictured left to right are Shawn Daugherty,Vice President & CLO, Dana Rex Loan Originator at Greenville Federal & Big Brothers Big Sisters Board Member, along with Jennifer Bruns, Executive Director of Big Brothers Big Sisters.|