HSA Bank Wins Annual Battle of the Banks & Credit Unions
SHEBOYGAN, WI (December 3, 2021) On Wednesday, December 1 staff from seven area financial institutions participated in the annual Battle of the Banks & Credit Unions. In just one day this friendly competition raised a record-breaking $5,623 to support the social service programs offered to the community by The Salvation Army. Staff members from each financial institution gave it their all by ringing, singing, and spreading Christmas cheer. HSA Bank won the 2021 battle by raising $1,310 while ringing for seven hours at the Walmart on the southside of Sheboygan.
2021 Battle of the Bank Participant Totals
$ 1,310 HSA Bank
$ 1,278 Kohler Credit Union
$ 1,191 Oostburg State Bank
$ 1,071 United One Credit Union
$ 483 Johnson Financial Group
$ 156 National Exchange Bank
$ 134 Marine Credit Union
The Christmas season is the largest source of funding for The Salvation Army, with the money received supporting services provided to the community year-round. The Christmas fundraising goal for 2021 is $700,150 of which $135,000 of that is expected to come from donations placed in the red kettles. The community is encouraged to sign up for a volunteer shift at www.registertoring.com or by calling 920-694-1271.