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Independent Bank will Participate in Annual Company-Wide Volunteer Day

By Independent Bank October 3 2017 Giving Back

4th largest Michigan-based bank is closing its doors on Columbus Day to volunteer in local communities
Making A Difference Day 2017

Independent Bank will close its offices on Columbus Day, October 9, 2017, to participate in its second annual all-employee volunteer day.  

Independent Bank’s “Making A Difference Day” is a day when each employee across Michigan and Ohio will voyage out into their local communities to make a difference in a variety of ways. Departments had the opportunity to select from various organizations and non-profits to lend their time for the day. The organizations where teams of Independent Bank employees will be volunteering include:

Arenac County Animal Control Bay County Animal Control Boyce Elementary Nature Trail
Boys & Girls Club of Bay City CAN COUNCIL of Bay County Caseville Schools
Charles Smith Memorial Park City of Big Rapids City of Caro
City of Eaton Rapids City of Essexville City of Leslie
City of Mason City of Newaygo City of Pinconning
Dream Center of Warren East Side Soup Kitchen Equest Center
Food Gatherers Forgotten Harvest Frederik Meijer River Valley Rail Trail
Fun Forest Park Grace Centers of Hope Greater Lansing Food Bank
Green Acres Nursing Home Habitat For Humanity of Kent County Habitat For Humanity of Lapeer-Tuscola
Hunter Park Gardenhouse IM Kids Third Meal Kids' Food Basket
Many Hands Michigan Mercado Food Hub Mt. Pleasant Public Schools
New Development Noah Project Northwest Early Elementary School
Northwood Meadows Pigeon Library PIne Ridge Cemetery
Porter Hills Village Portland Community Fund Potter Park Zoo
Potterville-Benton Twp. District Library RAVE Recycle Ionia
Ronald McDonald House Charities Saginaw Children's Zoo Second Chance Corp.
Special Ministries TART Trails The B Foundation
The Detroit Zoo The Laurels Thumb Industries Recycling Center
Thumb Industries Thrift Store USA Schools Village of Bellevue
White Pine Trail    

“Independent Bank is thrilled to continue our Making A Difference Day efforts this year with each employee having the opportunity to go out and help various organizations in our communities across Michigan and Ohio,” said President and CEO, Brad Kessel. “This is such a unique opportunity for our employees to be able to work together as a team to give back to many wonderful organizations.”

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