Location: Merrillville, Ind.
Assets: $2.8 billion
President and CEO: Michael Schrage
Popular with employees: An employee-funded outreach program helps co-workers who have serious health issues or are struggling financially. Last year 64 employees received a total of $34,000.
Employee recognition/appreciation program: A "prize patrol" surprises winners of service awards with balloon bouquets, handwritten cards from the CEO and gift certificates.
Family-friendly benefit/practice: Centier offers eldercare support, which includes such help as rides for aging relatives to medical appointments and meal delivery.