Community Giving

Amazing things happen when we work together.

We invest in our local communities because we value making them a better place for businesses to flourish and families to grow. We believe our success is directly related to the prosperity of the communities we serve. At The Bank of Elk River, our engagement with the community occurs through volunteerism, local scholarships, partnerships, and financial giving. 

Ways We Give Back

Giving back truly is within our DNA. From hosting events like our annual dairy days to donating money to causes near and dear to our hearts, The Bank of Elk River loves stepping up to make our communities stronger.

Charitable Giving

We invest in our communities by financially supporting the organizations and people that live here, helping dreams become a reality.

Events & Volunteering

Our team members dedicate their time and talents to volunteering at schools, non-profits, and community organizations.

Partnerships & Scholarships

We make a difference by partnering with our cities and schools by sponsoring local events and awarding thousands of dollars in scholarships.

Our Unceasing Commitment in 2022


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total dollars invested back into our communities

Request Donations, Sponsorships, or Volunteers

At The Bank of Elk River, our principal focus is supporting and partnering with local, non-profit 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organizations whose mission is to support at least one of the strategic focus areas below. 

Strategic Focus Areas

  • Affordable housing, community services, financial literacy, and community development
  • Youth academic groups related to educational achievement toward a diploma or degree
  • Groups of people in crisis or with special needs for health education, health maintenance, and sustaining an independent lifestyle
  • Special community service projects

Our Financial Support Excludes

  • Political organizations
  • Personal requests from individuals
  • Adult athletic teams
  • Alumni organizations
  • International organizations
  • Organizations that do not benefit one or more of these local counties: Sherburne, Wright, Anoka, or Hennepin