EVANSVILLE, Ind. – Purple Aces Athletics has partnered with Old National Bank to create the Old National Aces Junior Aces play program. Ace Purple is challenging all kids in grade five or younger to read 5 books during the next basketball season! Once completed, submit the form and you will earn two (2) free tickets to a University of Evansville men’s and women’s basketball game this season.
“Providing and supporting education is a major goal at Old National and we are proud to be the Presenting Sponsor of the Junior Aces Reading Program,” said Sara Miller, President of Old National Bank Market.
Junior Aces ONB Reading Program Official Website
The guidelines for the Old National Bank Junior Aces Reading Program are as follows:
- Print out a Junior Aces Book Tracker to show your child’s progress.
- Start reading! Fill books on the tracker as you go.
- When five books are finished, fill out the form below!
- Show off your finished book follow-up on social media! Use the hashtag #ONBRead (optional)
- Be on the lookout for an email with ticket instructions!
The last day to submit the filling form is February 1, 2023.
“The Old National Bank Junior Aces Reading Program is a big step forward in our desire within the Athletics Department to continue to focus on community outreach. Thanks to the generous support of Old National Bank National, we are in a position to launch this program which will make a difference,” said EU Sporting Director Dr Ziggy Siegfried. “I would like to thank Old National Bank, Brandon McClish and Nicole Tucker of Purple Aces Sports Properties, as well as all of our coaches for their commitment to making a difference in our community. Go Aces!”
An additional aspect of the program will include student-athletes and coaches from the EU reading in local classrooms.
Please contact Nicole Tucker at [email protected] with any questions.