• Marquette Bank and Toy Box Connection help to brighten up the holiday for children
    Neighborhood bank and non-profit provide toys to children in local shelter

    Orland Park, IL (December 28, 2012) – Marquette Bank, a locally-owned neighborhood bank, partnered with Toy Box Connection this holiday season as a part of the Marquette Neighborhood Commitment. Through this partnership, the Toy Box Connection supplied gifts for a Holiday Celebration at Clara’s House in Chicago while the Bank collected toys for the charity during the Bank’s 3rd annual Neighborhood Toy Drive.

    This is the 4th year Marquette Bank employees, along with Santa, have hosted a holiday event for the clients staying at Clara’s House. This year, gifts are toys were presented to over 40 children residing at the shelter during the holiday season.

    “We are always looking to partner with non-profits and local community groups throughout the year,” said Betty Kosky-Harn, Executive Vice President. “This is the third year we have worked with the Toy Box Connection to coordinate distribution of donated toys during the holiday season.”

    Marquette Bank’s partnership with the Toy Box Connection is part of the Marquette Neighborhood Commitment where each quarter the Bank focuses on a different area of need – shelter, hunger, education and health/wellness. For more information about Marquette Bank and its Neighborhood Commitment, call 1-888-254-9500 or visit www.emarquettebank.com. For more information about the Toy Box Connection, visit their website www.toyboxconnection.com. 





    Photo Caption: Marquette Bank employees and Santa hosted a Holiday Celebration at Clara’s House and helped deliver toys provided by Toy Box Connection to over 40 children staying at the shelter in Chicago. 



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    Marquette National Corporation is a $1.6 billion diversified financial holding company for Marquette Bank.  Marquette Bank has been a locally-operated bank providing personalized banking service since 1945.  Marquette Bank is a full-service, customer-focused neighborhood bank that serves the financial needs of Chicagoland communities, offering an extensive line of financial products including retail banking, mortgages, trust and business banking, free Online Bill Pay and free Automated Telephone Banking.  Marquette Bank’s retail branches are located in Chicago, Aurora, Bolingbrook, Bridgeview, Evergreen Park, Hickory Hills, Lemont, New Lenox, Oak Lawn, Oak Forest, Orland Park, Romeoville and Summit, Illinois.  Marquette Bank customers have convenient free access to over 50,000 Allpoint and Starsf ATMs worldwide.   

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