Burning the mortgage

Photo by Steve Clark.

Mandy Reber (left), executive director of the Parkview Boys & Girls Club of Huntington County, sets fire to the mortgage for the club’s current facility, located on East State Street, in Huntington, during a ceremony held in celebration of the mortgage being paid off on Thursday, Feb. 7, at the facility. The facility opened in 2015 following a $3.2 million capital campaign. Reber stated that the mortgage got paid off a year sooner than anticipated. Pictured with Reber is AmeriCorps member Adrian Delagrange, who is a staff member at the club.