SOURCE: BMO Financial Group

June 04, 2013 10:20 ET

BMO Harris Bank Volunteers Lend a Hand to Southwest Wisconsin

MADISON, WI--(Marketwired - Jun 4, 2013) -  On June 5, over 200 BMO volunteers will be taking time away from their desk to volunteer throughout Southwest Wisconsin as part of BMO Volunteer Day. A wide variety of activities are taking place, including:

  • 75 volunteers will be focused on hauling brush, mulching trails and planting trees at the Aldo Leopold Nature Center.

  • 20 volunteers will be active at the Watertown Recreational Outreach Center preparing food for the teens that attend events at the center.

  • 20 volunteers will focus on general maintenance projects at the YWCA Rock County Care House.

Spokespeople will be available for interviews at each site.

WHEN: June 5, 2012

Aldo Leopold Nature Center, 330 Femrite Drive, Monona (9 am - 3 pm)

Watertown Recreational Outreach Center, 213 N. 3rd Street, Watertown (4 pm - 7 pm)

YWCA Rock County Care House, 1735 South Washington St, Janesville (9 am - 3 pm)

In honor of the Rotary Club of Madison's centennial, BMO Harris Bank is proud to be the Presenting Sponsor of the first annual SummerPalooza! Taking place Saturday, June 8, this summer celebration includes free admission to the Madison Children's Museum, as well as exciting activities and live entertainment. For more information, go to:

Approximately 5,600 BMO employees across the U.S. and Canada are making a difference on June 5 by volunteering in our communities at more than 470 organizations. Launched in 2001, BMO Volunteer Day is a North American initiative that has grown significantly in each year of its efforts. Employees volunteer in a variety of projects throughout the bank's communities, including children and youth organizations, elder care, food banks, community housing, health care facilities, family resource centers, parks and recreational facilities, military personnel, relief organizations and homeless shelters.

About BMO Harris Bank
BMO Harris Bank provides a broad range of personal banking products and solutions through over 600 branches and approximately 1,300 ATMs in Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Kansas, Missouri, Minnesota, Nevada, Arizona and Florida. BMO Harris Bank's commercial banking team provides a combination of sector expertise, local knowledge and mid-market focus throughout the U.S. For more information about BMO Harris Bank, go to the company fact sheet. Deposit and loan products and services provided by BMO Harris Bank N.A. Member FDIC. BMO Harris Bank(SM) is a trade name used by BMO Harris Bank N.A. BMO Harris Bank is part of BMO Financial Group, a North American financial organization with approximately 1,600 branches, and approximately $542 billion in assets (as of Jan. 31, 2013).

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Patrick O'Herlihy
    (312) 461-6970