• Marquette Bank Launches Sixth Annual Adopt-a-Classroom Prize Drawing

    Local bank to give away $200 gift cards to 22 winning local classrooms

    Orland Park, IL (Aug. 4, 2014) –– Marquette Bank, a locally-owned neighborhood bank, announced its sixth annual Adopt-a-Classroom prize drawing. On Monday, Aug. 4 through Saturday, Sept. 8, Marquette Bank customers, local teachers and parents can enter at any Marquette Bank location for a chance to win a $200 gift card for any elementary, junior high or high school classroom in Illinois. The gift cards can be used to purchase any educational-related materials. One winner will be selected from each of Marquette Bank’s 22 branch locations.

    “The Adopt-a-Classroom prize drawing is one of the many ways we promote education and support local teachers and their students,” Betty Kosky-Harn, Executive Vice President, said. “This is a popular program as we see a flood of entries in several communities from teachers, parents and grandparents.”

    The Adopt-a-Classroom prize drawing is part of the Marquette Neighborhood Commitment to support education. Each quarter, the bank focuses on a different area of need, including shelter, hunger, education and health/wellness.

    For more information about Marquette Bank and its Neighborhood Commitment, visit www.emarquettebank.com/neighborhood or call 1-888-254-9500. 



    About Marquette Bank:     

    Marquette National Corporation is a $1.5 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 22 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. Connect with Marquette Bank on social media on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Tumblr. For more information visit: http://www.emarquettebank.com or call 1-888-254-9500.