Sponsorship & Donation Requests

Giving Focus
Sunrise Banks has a long-standing history of serving the underserved in our local communities. Over the years we have grown from a small chain of banks to one with multiple branches, innovative national programs, and strong community presence all dedicated to the same mission. Our successes and deepening commitments create an opportunity to make a bigger, bolder statement to our communities, both local and national. Through both financial giving and community involvement, Sunrise strives to address and provide solutions for key community needs.  Please see our FAQs for more information about Sunrise's sponsorships and donations policy.

Sunrise wishes to give primarily to organizations that are closely aligned with our mission, vision, and values.  Sunrise provides corporate sponsorships and/or donations in the following broad program areas:

  • Community Economic Development
  • Small Business Growth and Development
  • Programs promoting access and education to Financial Services
  • Early Childhood Care & Education
  • Social Services for Immigrants and Refugees
  • Health and Human Services
  • Environmental Sustainability

Organizations We Will Support

  • Eligible organizations must be recognized by the Internal Revenue service as tax-exempt and designated as a public charity under Section 501(c)(3) of the IRS Code.

Our Objectives

1.    To empower the underserved.
2.    To promote healthy communities locally and nationally.

What We Don’t Support

  • Individuals
  • Political Organizations or Programs
  • Service Club Activities
  • Educational Institution Operating Funds
  • Individual, Elementary or Secondary Level Schools
  • Travel for Individual or Groups
  • For-Profit Organizations
  • Organizations that do not comply with Sunrise Banks' Non-Discrimination Policy.
  • Organizations that do not comply with the USA Patriot Act.

Applications requesting event sponsorships should be submitted at least 90 days in advance of the event date.  
The Bank’s Sponsorship and Donations committee meets quarterly. Questions should be directed to:

Callie Koeniger
Corporate Social Responsibility Manager
Sunrise Banks
2300 Como Ave
Saint Paul, MN 55108
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Frequently Asked Questions about Sponsorship & Donation Requests

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Donation Application(click here to view a pdf sample of the Donation application)

Sponsorship Application(click here to view a pdf sample of the Sponsorship application)

Non-Profit Organization 
 Volunteer/Event Listing Request
 (click here to view a pdf sample of the Non-Profit Listing Request application)

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Non-Discrimination Policy

By submitting this application to Sunrise Banks for sponsorship and/or corporate donation, I certify that the organization presented in the application does not discriminate in its recipients of services on the basis of a person’s race, political orientation, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ethnicity, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, mental or physical disability, receipt of public assistance, or any other status prohibited by applicable law.