Union Bank makes donation to Kirby Rebirth project
from left are: Don Lancaster, Chief Banking Officer/Executive Vice President,
Union Bank & Trust Co.; Dr. Walter Bartlett, PCC President; and Shady
Terrell, Person County Market Executive/Senior Vice President, Union Bank &
Union Bank & Trust Co. has pledged its support of the
Kirby Rebirth: Upstairs-Uptown project through a donation of $10,000.
Spearheaded by Piedmont Community College, the Kirby Rebirth project will
provide initial renovations to the upstairs of the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex.
Bank & Trust is delighted to contribute to the Kirby Rebirth: Upstairs –
Uptown project,” said Don Lancaster, Chief Banking Officer/Executive Vice
President, for Union Bank & Trust Co. “We recognize the importance of the
arts in our community, and renovating this landmark building will result in
fresh space for art classes, art appreciation, and more. We pride ourselves in
donating to the most worthwhile projects, and the Kirby Rebirth is no
exception. We are proud to participate in the revitalization of this historic
is currently conducting a campaign to raise $236,500 to install an elevator and
new stairs to the second level and to update restroom facilities to make the
second level handicapped accessible. College leaders envision using the space
for art classes and activities, galleries, and studio spaces as well as
providing a space for meetings and business retreats.
generous support of our businesses and industries, such as Union Bank &
Trust Co., will help make this vision a reality,” said Dr. Walter Bartlett, PCC
President. “We are most appreciative of their interest and commitment to the
Kirby Rebirth project as well for their monetary pledge.”
more information about the Kirby Rebirth project, to make a donation, or to arrange
a presentation for your business or civic organization, contact Elizabeth
Townsend at email@example.com
or (336) 322-2102.