As we celebrate Memorial Day with friends and family, it’s important to remember what the holiday is truly about: those who paid the ultimate price for our country. It’s a day to remember that every day is a bonus and to honor veterans past and present. The Stars and Stripes Honor Flight is a nonprofit organization that honors local Wisconsin World War II, Korean War, Vietnam War, and terminally ill veterans by flying them to Washington, DC. These heroes get to visit their memorials, share their stories, connect with other veterans, and create once-in-a-lifetime memories. They also get to be welcomed home with a celebration that they may not have experienced upon their own homecoming. The Stars and Stripes Honor… Read the full article.
Simply…Giving is the charitable initiative of Great Midwest Bank. Great Midwest Bank is not just Simply… Local. We are also actively Simply…Giving back to the community! Our purpose is also simple: To give back to our local communities through volunteering, education, and donations. Volunteer We provide our employees opportunities to invest their time in volunteering for local organizations and events. They have a voice in deciding where their time is spent. Educate We always emphasize educating our communities on the topic of good financial health and common sense mortgage lending, including opportunities with local housing agencies to assist first-time homebuyers. Donate We donate funds, gifts, supplies, and more to local organizations and charitable initiatives. We are excited to help… Read the full article.