Indiana University East announced a $375,000 gift from First Bank Richmond during the Chancellor’s Medallion held tonight (November 3) at the Student Events and Activities Center on the IU East campus.
First Bank Richmond has been synonymous with building projects in Richmond and Wayne County for more than a century.
And it’s also been synonymous with helping thousands of businesses, homeowners, investors and college students reach their dreams.
Kim Poinsett is the recipient of the 2016 ATHENA Leadership Award® for Wayne County. Poinsett, of Richmond, Ind., was presented the award during the ATHENA celebration dinner held June 9 at Forest Hills Country Club in Richmond. The event recognizes women leaders who motivate, inspire and create positive change in the community.
Wayne Bank and Trust Co. and Indiana University East have partnered for the third year to bring the ATHENA Leadership Award® to Wayne County. The ATHENA Leadership Award is presented to an individual who is honored for their professional excellence, community service and for actively assisting women in their attainment of professional excellence and leadership skills.