Minnesota Bankers Association Community Impact MonthCitizens Bank Minnesota is making an impact on the communities we serve!

Citizens Bank Minnesota is proud to participate in the 2019 Community Impact Month. Launched by the Minnesota Bankers Association, Community Impact Month creates an opportunity for banks to highlight the many volunteer opportunities available to help build stronger local communities. Citizens is taking this one step further and supporting area Backpack Projects throughout the 2019-2020 school year. Keep reading to find out more!

 

Did You Know?

Approximately 13 million American children are at risk of hunger. These programs help ensure students have access to healthy meals during the weekend and return to school ready to learn.
 

How Can You Help?

You can help support the BackPack Program in your area by contributing monetary donations or food items! See below what each community is in need of and collection dates. Check back monthly for new drop off dates, as we will be collecting items throughout the school year!
 

Lafayette Charter School Food BackPack Program - Drop off dates October 21 - 25, 2019

The following items are accepted - Individual size: Cereal Boxes, Fruit Cups, Hot Chocolate Packets, 100% Juice Boxes, Applesauce Cups, Pudding Cups, Peanut Butter Cracker Packets, Instant Oatmeal Packets, Kraft Easy Mac Packets, Granola Bars, Microwaveable Chef Boyardee, Packets of Peanuts, Maruchan Instant Lunch Cups, Canned Tuna/Chicken, Soups, Crackers or Goldfish Packets.
 

Lakeville - Kenwood Trail Middle School Snack Pack Program - Drop off dates October 21 - 25, 2019

The following items are accepted: Spicy Chips, Chips, Microwave Popcorn, Crackers and Cheese, Gatorade, Fig Bars, Fruit Snacks, Granola Bars, Crackers and Peanut Butter, Crackers, Cookies, Juice Boxes, Snack-size Cereal.

 

New Ulm - United Way of the Brown County Area's Project Lunchbox - Drop off dates October 21 - 25, 2019

The following items are accepted - Individual size: Cereal Boxes, Fruit Cups, Hot Chocolate Packets, 100% Juice Boxes, Applesauce Cups, Pudding Cups, Peanut Butter Cracker Packets, Instant Oatmeal Packets, Kraft Easy Mac Packets, Granola Bars, Microwaveable Chef Boyardee, Packets of Peanuts, Maruchan Instant Lunch Cups, Canned Tuna/Chicken, Soups, Crackers or Goldfish Packets.
 

La Salle - Watonwan County BackPack Program - Drop off dates October 21 - 25, 2019

The following items are accepted - Individual size: Cereal Boxes, Fruit Cups, Hot Chocolate Packets, 100% Juice Boxes, Applesauce Cups, Pudding Cups, Peanut Butter Cracker Packets, Instant Oatmeal Packets, Kraft Easy Mac Packets, Granola Bars, Microwaveable Chef Boyardee, Packets of Peanuts, Maruchan Instant Lunch Cups, Canned Tuna/Chicken, Soups, Crackers or Goldfish Packets.

 backpackThank you for helping us support area children in need!