Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Bank Pledges Scholarship Money.(Business)

The Bank of Belen has announced it is pledging more than $1 million to provide scholarships for high school students in surrounding communities.

The bank has joined the Community Bankers Scholarship Program to help families offset the cost of post-secondary education as well as demonstrate its commitment to the community, according to a news release.

"We're participating in the Community Bankers Scholarship Program because we believe our young people have the potential to make a positive difference in our community," said Ken Carson, president. …

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