Logansport, Ind. —Security Federal Savings Bank’s Lights, Camera, Save! local winner, Luke Wiley, Greenwood, Ind., has been named a national finalist by the American Bankers Association Foundation. Lights, Camera, Save! is an annual video contest that encourages teen participants to produce a short film that communicates the importance of sound money management. Wiley is one of five students selected to compete for several awards, including a $5,000 grand prize and a scholarship for a teacher at their school to attend the 2019 Jump$tart National Educator Conference.This year, 131 banks hosted 149 contests in 48 states as a part of Lights, Camera, Save! In addition to competing for cash awards, Wiley’s video will be entered in the ABA Foundation’s ‘Savers’ Choice’ social media contest. The contest –which runs from Feb. 13 through Feb. 20 on ABA’s Facebook page–will feature the top five Lights, Camera, Save! videos and allow viewers around the world to vote for their favorite entry. The winner of the ‘Savers’ Choice’ will receive a GoPro camera to encourage future filmmaking.
“All of us at Security Federal are thrilled Luke is being recognized for finding such a creative and effective way to share valuable savings lessons with his peers,” said Dan Hosler, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Security Federal. “We hope everyone in Indiana will take a few minutes out of their day to support a local student and cast their vote for Luke as the ‘Savers’ Choice.’”
This year’s five finalists are:
A Time to Save – Luke Wiley (Center Grove High School, Greenwood, Ind.) – Security Federal Savings Bank (Logansport, Ind.)
Cash Flow – Taylor Brown (Central Dauphin High School, Harrisburg, Penn.)Centric Bank (Harrisburg, Penn.)
How to Save Your Money – Jessie Morgan (Line Mountain High School, Herndon, Penn.) – Citizens & Northern Bank (Wellsboro, Penn.)
Saving to Give – Julia Hocker (Home School, Arlington, Va.) – Burke & Herbert Bank (Alexandria, Va.)
The Saving Game – Kevin Foster (South Salem High School, Salem, Ore.) – Lewis & Clark Bank (Oregon City, Ore.)
To vote for the ‘Savers’ Choice,’ visit ABA’s Facebook page.
To learn more about Lights, Camera, Save! visit secfedbank.com/lightscamerasave http://secfedbank.com/lightscamerasave
Security Federal Savings Bank is stationed in Logansport, Indiana with branches in Lafayette, Delphi and Kokomo. Since 1934, Security Federal has been the primary loan originator in Cass County and is a mutual financial institution that offers quality banking, investment services and trust services using the latest technology available. Visit www.Secfedbank.comor call 574-722-6261 for more information