MainSource Bank (NASDAQ: MSFG), Greensburg, Indiana —Lemonade Day in Bloomington is a free, fun program that teaches kids how to start, own, and operate their own business using a lemonade stand. Kids and their adult mentors receive a backpack and workbook, education workshops and other supplies for no charge.
"Main Source Bank recognizes the importance of giving youth the opportunity to explore and realize the direction of their futures. The sponsorship they provide will give Bloomington youth the chance to develop a Lemonade Stand business plan and dream of a future as a small business owner....priceless! Everyone at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Bloomington are so very thankful for the investment that Main Source has made," said Jeff Baldwin, Executive Director of Bloomington Boys and Girls Clubs. The Boys and Girls Club is one of the lead agencies for Lemonade Day.
The donation money will be used to implement the program which takes place on May 3, 2014.
"We are thrilled to be a sponsor of Lemonade Day Bloomington. We understand the importance of giving back to the community. Helping promote entrepreneurship with kids locally is very rewarding in that we know some of these children will be future leaders. We want to do our part to help them succeed," said Scott Trilling, VP Business Development & Treasury Management for MainSource Bank.
MainSource Financial Group is listed on the NASDAQ National Market (under the symbol: “MSFG”) and is a community-focused, financial holding company with assets of approximately $2.9 billion. The Company operates 73 full-service offices throughout Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky and Ohio through its banking subsidiary, MainSource Bank, headquartered in Greensburg, Indiana. Through its non-banking subsidiary, MainSource Title LLC, the Company provides various related financial services.