• Marquette Bank Sponsors 6th Annual Running for Hope 5K Run/Walk in Oak Lawn

    Local bank supports event to benefit Advocate Hope Children's Hospital and the Ronald McDonald House in Oak Lawn 

    Orland Park, IL (June 12, 2013) –– Marquette Bank, a locally-owned neighborhood bank, served as a platinum sponsor of the 6th annual Running for Hope 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, June 2 at Keeler Park in Oak Lawn. Nearly $115,000 was raised during the event and all proceeds were donated to the Advocate Hope Children’s Hospital and the Ronald McDonald House Charities® in Oak Lawn, which partner to serve families of hospitalized children. More than 55 Marquette Bank employees and their family members participated in this event.

    “As a neighborhood bank, we feel that it is very important to get involved with community organizations like Advocate Hope Children’s Hospital and the Ronal McDonald House,” Betty Kosky-Harn, Executive Vice President, said. “This is our sixth year as an event sponsor and our employees and their families continue to come out every year to show their support for the great cause.”

    This sponsorship is part of Marquette Bank’s Neighborhood Commitment, where each quarter the bank focuses on a different area of need: shelter, hunger, education and health/wellness. For more information about Running for Hope, visit www.runningforhope.net andto learn more about Marquette Bank and its Neighborhood Commitment, visit www.emarquettebank.com/neighborhood or call 1-888-254-9500. 



    Photo Caption: Over 55 Marquette Bank employees and family members participated in the Running for Hope 5K Run/Walk in Oak Lawn on June 2, 2013



    About Marquette Bank:    

    Marquette National Corporation is a $1.6 billion diversified financial holding company for Marquette Bank. Marquette Bank has been a locally owned and 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, home financing, trust services and business banking. Marquette Bank has a lending portfolio of almost $1 billion in Chicagoland and offers home mortgages, multifamily lending, commercial mortgages, lines of credit, commercial real estate loans and small business lending. Marquette Bank regularly offers free financial literacy and education seminars, workshops and classes to customers, schools, senior groups, community organizations and local residents including personal financial and home buyer education classes. Marquette Bank has 23 retail branches 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 provides customers mobile banking, online banking and telephone banking options and free access to over 55,000 Allpoint and Starsf ATMs worldwide.

    Marquette Bank is an Equal Opportunity Lender, Equal Housing Lender and Member FDIC. Follow Marquette Bank on Twitter or like the Bank on Facebook for special offers and news. For more information visit: http://www.emarquettebank.com or call 1-888-254-9500.