Community Giving

Amazing things happen when we work together.

Ways We Give Back

Giving back truly is within our DNA. From hosting events like our annual dairy days to donating money to causes near and dear to our hearts, The Bank of Elk River loves stepping up to make our communities stronger.

Charitable Giving

We invest in our communities by financially supporting the organizations and people that live here, helping dreams become a reality.

Events & Volunteering

Our team members dedicate their time and talents to volunteering at schools, non-profits, and community organizations.

Partnerships & Scholarships

We make a difference by partnering with our cities and schools by sponsoring local events and awarding thousands of dollars in scholarships.

Our Unceasing Commitment in the Last Year


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total dollars invested back into our communities

Request Donations, Sponsorships, or Volunteers

At The Bank of Elk River, our principal focus is supporting and partnering with local, non-profit 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organizations whose mission is to support at least one of the strategic focus areas below. 

Strategic Focus Areas

  • Affordable housing, community services, financial literacy, and community development
  • Youth academic groups related to educational achievement toward a diploma or degree
  • Groups of people in crisis or with special needs for health education, health maintenance, and sustaining an independent lifestyle
  • Special community service projects

Our Financial Support Excludes

  • Political organizations
  • Personal requests from individuals
  • Adult athletic teams
  • Alumni organizations
  • International organizations
  • Organizations that do not benefit one or more of these local counties: Sherburne, Wright, Anoka, or Hennepin

Among the many events we sponsor and volunteer for is the City of Elk River's Riverfront Concert series. Learn more about our partnership in the video below.