Lindsay Van Zele

Articles by lvanzele@illinoisnationalbank.com

Caring Employees Value Their Community by Giving Blood

By: Lindsay Van Zele Communications Coordinator While respectful service to our customers reflects concern for meeting their needs, our employees also show their care for the community through volunteer service and monetary donations. One of our most popular volunteer opportunities doesn’t require money or manual labor: It’s giving blood. One employee who routinely donates at…
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Kids’ Care Prompts Second Pet Adoption

By: Lindsay Van Zele Communications Coordinator It started with one dog . . . and now there are two. Chatham Branch Operations Officer Amanda Donley’s tale of two pets follows. My family and I adopted a 5-year-old Miniature Pinscher (Min Pin) in 2013 from Benld Adopt-A-Pet. He was just left at the adoption center by…
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APL Provides Loving Pets to INB Employees

By: Lindsay Van Zele Communications Consultant Courtney Bentley loves animals. She writes: “If I could adopt all the dogs out there that need a good home, I would. It’s tough seeing a dog or cat in a shelter for a so long, but it helps when I look at my two dogs and know that…
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Fearless Angela Takes on Lucifer

By: Lindsay Van Zele Communications Coordinator Note: INB is collecting donations from employees and customers for the Sangamon County Animal Control and animal rescue charities in Mt. Pulaski, Bloomington, Peoria and Fairmount, Ill. We asked our employees to share their stories on providing a home for animals in distress. Here’s one such story as told…
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Rescued Pets Bring Joy to INB Employees

By: Lindsay Van Zele Communications Consultant Note: INB is collecting donations from employees and customers for the Sangamon County Animal Control and animal rescue charities in Mt. Pulaski, Bloomington, and Fairmount, Ill. We asked our employees to share their stories on providing homes for pets in distress. Here are three stories: One told by Teller…
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INB Continues Annual Support of Festival of Trees

By Lindsay Van Zele INB Communications Coordinator   It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! We know, we know. It’s not yet Thanksgiving. But the Festival of Trees, held during Thanksgiving week, is sure to get you in the holiday spirit. Memorial’s 28th annual Festival of Trees will be held November 18 through November…
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Customer Appreciation Week Our Chance to Thank You

By Lindsay Van Zele Communications Coordinator Diane Kindred handed a deposit receipt to a military service member at INB’s North Branch as she finished his transaction on Monday morning – and with it, she included a thank you card expressing gratitude for his business. “It’s Customer Appreciation Week, and we want to thank you,” she…
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“Little Hats” Looking for Big Hearts

By Lindsay Van Zele Communications Coordinator Ninety-nine out of every 100 babies born in the United States starts life with a healthy heart. Yet one in every four deaths of people living in the U.S. is attributed to heart disease. While not all heart ailments can be avoided, living a healthy life from day one…
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Our staff shops local. Saves big with BaZing.

By Kelly Raison AVP, Branch Manager, NMLS #662902 If you haven’t started using the BaZing perks that come with INB checking accounts, you are missing out. Our bank staff makes a conscious effort to take advantage of the benefits offered to them. Here are three stories from colleagues who have saved big with BaZing when…
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Local Architecture Highlighted in Bloomington Branch Artwork

By Lindsay Van Zele Communications Coordinator Striking original photography catches your attention when you walk into the newest INB branch in Bloomington. Photographed by Springfield’s John Muchow, the artwork is a beautiful complement to the renovated, modern office space INB is now operating from as we serve customers in the Bloomington-Normal area. John, who now…
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