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Wolf River Community Bank donates a total of $25,000 to 25 local nonprofits

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Posted at 10:35 AM, Oct 12, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-12 11:35:28-04

HORTONVILLE (NBC 26) — Wolf River Community Bank announced Monday it has donated $1,000 each to 25 local nonprofits and service organizations.

The collective $25,000 donated is in celebration of the bank's 25th anniversary in business, which falls on October 16.

The list of organizations that received a donation include:

· Dale Fire & Rescue

· Ellington Fire & EMS

· Friends of Mosquito Hill

· Greenville AMVETS Post 30

· Greenville Civic Club

· Greenville Fire & EMS

· Greenville Lioness Club

· Greenville Lions Club

· Hortonville American Legion Post 55

· Hortonville Commercial Club

· Hortonville Lions Club

· Hortonville-Hortonia Fire Department

· Junior Achievement of Wisconsin

· Mission of Hope House

· NAMI Fox Valley (Veterans Mental Health)

· New London American Legion Post 537

· New London Fire Department

· New London Lions Club

· Outagamie County 4-H

· Rawhide Youth Services

· Shadows on the Wolf

· Shiocton American Legion Post 512

· Shiocton Lions Club

· Shiocton-Bovina Fire Department

· Wolf River Art League

The bank said in a statement that some of the organizations noted the Wolf River Community Bank donation will be supporting projects such as life-saving equipment and vehicles to support rescue teams, housing assistance for those in need during the pandemic, veterans’ mental health, personal growth experiences for at-risk youth, financial literacy education materials for school-age children and conservation of the land in their communities, among others.

Wolf River Community Bank said it was founded in 1996 through a grassroots campaign, raising capital directly from community members, establishing Wolf River Community Bank as a locally-owned financial institution.

Through its 25 years in business, the bank has grown to service more than $300 million in local business and consumer loans. Today, Wolf River Community Bank has four locations in Wisconsin - Greenville, Hortonville, New London, and Shiocton - employing nearly 50 team members.