Craig Zurn, president and CEO of Jim Thorpe National Bank, presented a check for $1,000 to Richard Nothstein, Joe Uhnak and Robert Solt, members of Palmerton United Veteran's Organization (PUVO). PUVO's mission to support the Palmerton Veterans Memorial in Palmerton Borough Park.
"We're a community bank and try to stay in touch with our community. We give back to those who give to us. One of our priorities of our giving is to our veterans," said Zurn.
The bank's $1,000 brings the total donations to date to $48,700 toward the $123,000 goal needed to build the memorial.