Western State Bank Donates to Support Our Troops–Arizona

Receiving the check from Jennifer Johnson and Nicole Lopez of Western State Bank are SOT–AZ board members Mike Webber, Martin Bender, and Coralee Harr, along with SOT–AZ member Jim Harr.

Martin Bender, SOT-AZ President

Western State Bank in Casa Grande honored Support Our Troops–AZ (SOT–AZ) as part of the bank’s Hometown Heroes program with a donation of $1,000 to SOT–AZ. Western State Bank joins the growing number of local businesses as an SOT–AZ sponsor. Other business sponsors this year include San Tan Golf Carts, Tri-Valley Landscaping, Al & Riley’s Air Conditioning, and Napa Auto Parts—Eloy.

During the past 18 months, SOT–AZ has provided $100,000 in financial assistance to active-duty military members and families, veterans organizations, and military-related community programs. This November at Robson Ranch, the annual SOT–AZ Veterans Week fundraising events will take place starting with a raffle on Friday, Nov. 3, and Saturday, Nov. 4. A silent and live auction will take place on Saturday, Nov. 4, followed by the annual SOT–AZ Golf Tournament on Thursday, Nov 9.

To volunteer to help with the SOT–AZ fundraising efforts or to donate a raffle basket or auction item, contact the SOT–AZ events committee at [email protected]. Detailed information regarding the November fundraising efforts and golf tournament registration forms are located at SOT-AZ.org.