WAYZATA, Minn. & GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--TCF National Bank (TCF Bank), a subsidiary of TCF Financial Corporation (TCF) (NYSE: TCB), today announced that TCF Bank customers and team members raised nearly $75,000 for Animal Humane Society in Minnesota. Donations were accepted at all 98 TCF Bank branches in Minnesota. During the past four years, TCF Bank customers and team members donated more than $250,000 to the organization.
“Through the time and donations invested by both customers and team members, we know we’re supporting a valuable cause that makes a difference in our community.”
“Animal welfare is a cause our team members have expressed a strong interest in, which is why we’re pleased to support the Animal Humane Society for a fourth consecutive year,” said Kent Engler, director of retail banking at TCF Bank. “Through the time and donations invested by both customers and team members, we know we’re supporting a valuable cause that makes a difference in our community.”
“We’re grateful to TCF Bank for their continued enthusiasm and dedicated fundraising efforts,” said Carrie Libera, public relations representative for Animal Humane Society. “Together, we’re helping to further programs and services that work to advance animal welfare and create a more humane world for animals throughout Minnesota.”
TCF Bank is committed to building better communities. During the past four years, TCF Bank raised more than $500,000 for Animal Humane Society, Make-A-Wish Minnesota and Minnesotans’ Military Appreciation Fund. TCF Bank also supports high schools and students with free financial education courses in nearly 75 high schools, including Minneapolis Public Schools, to help students make smarter financial decisions.
TCF is a Wayzata, Minnesota-based national bank holding company. As of September 30, 2016, TCF had $21 billion in total assets and 341 branches in Arizona, Colorado, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, South Dakota and Wisconsin, providing retail and commercial banking services. TCF, through its subsidiaries, also conducts commercial leasing, equipment finance, and auto finance business in all 50 states and commercial inventory finance business in all 50 states and Canada. For more information about TCF, visit tcfbank.com.
About Animal Humane Society
Animal Humane Society (AHS) has five Minnesota shelters in Buffalo, Coon Rapids, Golden Valley, St. Paul, and Woodbury. In addition to surrender and adoption services, AHS provides many other services to the public including education programs for kids, pet training, a free pet helpline, two boarding facilities, low-cost spay/neuter and wellness services through Kindest Cut, pet loss services, and cruelty investigation and rescue. As a private non-profit organization, AHS receives no federal, state or government funding and solely relies on private donations, merchandise sales and adoption fees. For more information about Animal Humane Society, visit animalhumanesociety.org.