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5 Rockwall non-profits receive $2,500 each from City Bank contest

FORNEY – The Forney branch of City Bank Texas “rewarded” five local charities from Rockwall and five from Forney May 6 with $2,500 each for rallying their friends to vote in the Bank’s March 29-May 3 online Community Rewards contest.

The Rockwall winners, in alphabetical order, are Lone Star CASA, Meals on Wheels, Pregnancy Resource Center, Rockwall Summer Musicals and Society of St. Vincent DePaul.

Shown above is a photo of City Bank Vice President Kevin Fowler on the left, with representatives from each of the five Rockwall non-profits.

The Forney winners, in alphabetical order, are: Forney High School Band Boosters, Johnson Elementary PTO, Pride of Falcon Nation Boosters, Rhea Elementary PTO and Sharing The Love.

The order of the winners will be announced at an upcoming winners banquet, according to the City Bank website, when the bank will also reward $10,000 for first place, $5,000 for second and $2,500 for third.

According to the Bank, Community Rewards was launched because one of its guiding philosophies throughout its history has been to be a staunch corporate citizen and regularly give back to their community.

By J.J. Smith

 

 

 

 

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