November 17, 2021 (Beloit, WI) – Blackhawk Bank’s annual ‘Grateful Giving’ Thanksgiving Food Drive has concluded. Blackhawk Bank raised $17,128.17 and collected 2,910 non-perishable items, with the help of employees and customers taking the initiative to donate.
Blackhawk Bank’s twelve mission partners include The Salvation Army of Beloit, St. Vincent DePaul of Beloit, Caritas of Beloit, Old Stone Church of Northern Winnebago County, Victory Outreach of Rockford, Rock River Valley Food Pantry of Rockford, YWCA of Janesville, Empower Boone of Belvidere, FISH of McHenry, Wauconda/Island Lake Food Pantry, St. Peter Community Food Pantry – Geneva and Food for Greater Elgin.
Each mission partner received a portion of both the monetary donations, as well as the non-perishables collected. These items will help provide Thanksgiving Day meals for families in need through the Bank’s mission partners.
About Blackhawk Bank
Established in 1881, Blackhawk Bank has served individuals, families and business owners for 140 years. The Bank operates twelve full-service banking centers in Beloit and Janesville, Wisconsin and in Rockford, Belvidere, Machesney Park, Roscoe, McHenry, Island Lake, Richmond, and St. Charles, Illinois. The Bank also operates a Mortgage Processing Center in Roscoe, Illinois. Complete information about Blackhawk Bank can be found at www.blackhawkbank.com. Member FDIC | Equal Housing Lender
For more information call:
Lorianne Robertson, Senior Marketing Specialist
815.986.7191 | Lrobertson@blackhawkbank.com