Investors Foundation Awards $2,500 to Ambassador Program
November 15, 2019
It’s only November, but Investors Foundation is already in a gift-giving mood. Autism New Jersey again has received a generous grant of $2,500 from Investors, providing a boost to our 2020 Ambassador Program. Donations from community partners like Investors, which last year donated $2,000 to the program, help expand the reach of our ambassadors in April, National Autism Awareness Month, and help build acceptance for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.
Specifically, the money helps defray the costs of Ambassador program hallmarks such as free classroom supplies for teachers, posters for places of business, balloons and temporary tattoos for kids, awareness kits for state legislators, and various other Ambassador-related items.
Assistant Vice President Branch Manager Edith Legg (middle) and Vice President Sandy Broughton (right) of Investors Bank visited the Autism New Jersey offices to present the check to Autism New Jersey Executive Director Dr. Suzanne Buchanan.
“The dedication of the participants in the Ambassador Program, and community partners like the Investors Bank Foundation, enable Autism New Jersey to offer this free program to spread the important message to move beyond awareness and build communities that embrace and accept individuals with autism and their families,” Buchanan said.
Ambassadors of all ages engage their communities by creating informational displays and presentations in their schools and workplaces, organizing successful fundraising events, and enlisting the support of legislators and state officials throughout April. Learn more about how you can become involved>>
About Investors Bank
Investors Bank, headquartered in Short Hills, New Jersey, is a full-service community bank that has been serving customers since 1926. With over $25 billion in assets and a network of more than 150 retail branches, Investors Bank delivers personalized services and products tailored to the needs of its customers. Investors Bank’s services include complete deposit, loan and cash management products for consumers and businesses. Investors Bank. Member FDIC and Equal Housing Lender.
About the Investors Foundation
Investors Bank created the Investors Foundation in 2005 to support the communities Investors Bank serves. Investors Foundation supports initiatives in the arts, youth development, health and human services, education and affordable housing. Investors Foundation works to improve the lives of its customers and neighbors.
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