We are deeply committed to being good neighbors and supporting our communities throughout central and northeast Indiana by investing our time and money with volunteer help and financial aid. As a financial supporter, we assist hundreds of non-profit organizations and we are especially focused on giving in three areas - Arts, Education and Economic Development.
To be considered for a STAR Bank sponsorship or donation, please follow these guidelines and online application process:
- Contribution committee meetings are held quarterly. If your request is received after a meeting date, it will not be considered until the next meeting takes place.
The deadlines for application for 2021 are below:
- April 1
- July 1
- Sept 24
- Nov 26
- All organizations must hold a current 501(c)(3) tax exemption status, and STAR does not support the following: individuals, religious organizations, political causes, operating expenses, debt reduction.
- Organizations requesting support should be based in central and northeast Indiana or provide direct services to that area
Grants will typically be given in denominations of $500, $1000 and on a rare occasion $5000+.