The Bank of Kentucky and JDRF ready to WALK To Cure Diabetes on September 18th
CRESTVIEW HILLS, KENTUCKY – The Bank of Kentucky Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: BKYF), headquartered in Crestview Hills, Kentucky, announced that the Bank is participating in The Walk to Cure Diabetes on Saturday, September 18 taking place at Newport Riverboat Row. Robert W. Zapp, President and Chief Executive Officer at The Bank of Kentucky, is proud to lead a team of over 100 employees who have been raising money and registering walkers for the past few months. “JDRF is an organization that deserves everyone’s support. I’m very excited to see so many of our employees get involved and help me make the walk a huge success,” stated Robert Zapp about Saturday’s event.
The JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is a walkathon held in over 200 locations throughout the year benefiting the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. More than 500,000 men, women, and children, including those from 5,000 large corporations and local companies along with 3,500 family teams, will participate across the country this year.
Nationally, the Walk raised more than $100 million last year; locally, the Greater Cincinnati chapter raised more than $1,000,000 with help from almost 5,000 participants.
The Greater Cincinnati Chapter of the Ju venile Diabetes Research Foundation’s 2010-2011 Walk to Cure Diabetes will take place at Newport Riverboat Row, Saturday, September 18, 2010.
For more information about family or school teams, please contact Rachel Hopkins at email@example.com
You can also reach us at the JDRF office at 513-793-3223.
About The Bank of Kentucky Financial Corporation
Headquartered in Crestview Hills Kentucky, The Bank of Kentucky Financial Corporation is the parent of The Bank of Kentucky, Inc. BKFC has total assets of approximately $1.5 billion and operates thirty-one branch locations and forty-eight ATMs in the Northern Kentucky market. The Bank of Kentucky Financial Corporation's common stock is listed on the Nasdaq Global Market under the symbol BKYF. For more information about BKFC, please visit www.bankofky.com.
(The Bank of Kentucky):
Mark Exterkamp, Executive Vice President Retail