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Community Bank Makes a Gift to the Owatonna Foundation

Community Bank recently made a $500.00 donation to the Owatonna Foundation. “We are extremely grateful to Community Bank for their donation and their ongoing support of our mission which is; improving the quality of life for present and future generations by supporting Owatonna projects that focus on community, arts, recreation, and education.” said Foundation Executive Director, Laura Resler. The Owatonna Foundation, now in its 59th year of serving the Owatonna community, provides capital grants in Owatonna and its environs.

Pictured left to right: Foundation Trustee: Betsy Lindgren, Steve Grams, Shannon Rhoades and Tim Kluender of Community Bank, Trustee: Sharon West, Roxanne Arndt, Jennifer Elseth, Boe Lueken of Community Bank, Trustee: Dave Einhaus and Katie Jones and Libby Hafstad of Community Bank.

The Foundation was established in 1957 with the goal of improving the quality of life for present and future generations of Owatonna residents. Since then, the Owatonna Foundation has committed more than $11.75 million dollars in grants to Owatonna projects and annually awards $30,000 in scholarships for both traditional and non-traditional students.

For more information about the Owatonna Foundation, please visit our website at:, or call our office at 455-2995.


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