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

    Local bank supports event to help Advocate Hope Children's Hospital and the Ronald McDonald House near Hope


    Orland Park, IL (June 13, 2012) –– Marquette Bank, a locally-owned neighborhood bank, served as the sole presenting sponsor of the 5th Annual Running for Hope 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, June 3 at Keeler Park in Oak Lawn. Nearly $140,000 was raised during the event and all proceeds benefitted the Advocate Hope Children’s Hospital and the Ronald McDonald House Charities®, which partners to serve families of hospitalized children. More than 45 Marquette Bank employees and their family members participated in this event.

    “Marquette Bank is proud to support Advocate Hope Children’s Hospital and the Ronald McDonald House,” Betty Kosky-Harn, Executive Vice President, said. “For five consecutive years, our employees and their family members have supported this cause, serving as an example of how a neighborhood bank can greatly impact the community..”

    This sponsorship is part of Marquette Bank’s Neighborhood Commitment, in which the bank focuses each quarter on a different area of need: shelter, hunger, education and health/wellness. For more information about Running for Hope, visit www.runningforhope.net. To learn more 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 $1.7 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 43,000 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.