Bank raises money to benefit cancer research at Cancer Center [UPDATED]Published 10:27am Monday, December 3, 2012 Updated 12:31pm Monday, December 3, 2012
Kaeli Dorn, Human Resource Officer at The First National Bank of Henning, Ottertail and Battle Lake, presented $1861.61 for the benefit of breast cancer research to Jason Bergstrom, of the Lake Region Cancer Care and Research Center in Fergus Falls.
Dorn presented the funds on behalf of all employees of First National Bank of Henning, Ottertail and Battle Lake.
Funds were raised as a result of bake sales held in the bank offices every Friday during the month of October, National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
First National Bank employees baked the goods that were sold at each location.
“It was important to our employees that these funds be donated locally,” said Dorn.
“Our employees understand the importance of teaming up as a community to help out one another. We are pleased that our funds will be used to help give cancer patients and their families options closer to home.”
The First National Banks of Henning, Ottertail and Battle Lake are independently owned and operated community banks offering a full range of financial products and services. The mission of First National Bank is to be the cornerstone of the communities, county, and region they serve by providing honest, efficient, and competitive financial services while keeping your financial success confidential.