IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California Republic Bank is proud to announce that it is the lead corporate sponsor of the 8th Annual Team Kids “Imagine Celebration” to take place on Sunday, April 19th from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Il Fornaio in Irvine. The Imagine Celebration raises money and awareness for the non-profit’s innovative and engaging programs that encourage youth to become the next generation of compassionate leaders, entrepreneurs, and philanthropists.
“California Republic Bank has a strong commitment to supporting local programs that empower youth to make a positive impact in our community,” says Jon Wilcox, CEO of California Republic Bank. John DeCero, President of California Republic Bank and a member of the Board of Directors of Team Kids, stated, “The mission of Team Kids reflects the mission of our bank which is to support local entrepreneurs and established business people seeking to become more successful and profitable leaders in the community and in their industries.”
The Cupps Family, this year’s Team Kids Spirit Awards Recipients, will be honored at the event for its ongoing generous donation and commitment to the mission and values of Team Kids. There will also be a live and silent auction and activities for families and children. Food will be generously provided by Il Fornaio.
"Team Kids’ success is reflected by the passionate leadership and generosity of our key supporters," says Julie Hudash, Founder and CEO of Team Kids. "John DeCero has been part of the Team Kids family since our inception in 2001 and, through his leadership, has been a great example of how corporate citizens play an important role in developing Orange County’s next generation of leaders."
For more information or to contribute to Team Kids, visit http://www.teamkids.org.
About California Republic Bancorp:
California Republic Bancorp is the holding company for California Republic Bank and CRB Auto, Inc. California Republic Bank is a full-service commercial bank providing loans, deposit and cash management services to individuals, businesses, investors, and family offices. The Bank offers its clients direct access to decision makers, unparalleled responsiveness, seasoned Relationship Managers and state-of-the-art technology. The Bank has four branches and one loan production office serving Southern California, located in Newport Beach, Beverly Hills, Irvine, Westlake Village and San Diego(LPO). The Bank also owns and operates an indirect auto finance business and a separate wholly owned subsidiary, CRB Auto, Inc. which purchases auto contracts from both franchised and select independent automobile dealerships throughout 10 States—Arizona, California, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nevada, Oklahoma, Texas and Washington.
For more information, contact Jon Wilcox, CEO or John DeCero, President at 949-270-9719. You can also visit the Company’s website at www.crbnk.com.