FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, SEPTEMBER 12, 2017, (DENVER, CO) In order to give back to its Texas neighbors after the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey, Sunflower Bank, First National 1870, and Guardian Mortgage are collecting gift cards for ongoing relief donations at all bank branches and mortgage offices across its seven state footprint. The gift card collection is in partnership with the Houston Food Bank that will be distributing the cards to those in need in Southeast Texas.
“Hurricane Harvey has been devastating for our neighbors in Houston. We are using our network of locations to help collect donations to meet the needs of those affected.” said Mollie Hale Carter, CEO of Sunflower Bank and First National 1870. “People in our communities are looking for ways to make a difference and this is one small way we can connect people and give back, fostering the distribution of impactful donations.”
Gift cards are being collected until September 27 at all Sunflower Bank and First National 1870 branches throughout Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, New Mexico, and Texas. Guardian Mortgage, a division of Sunflower Bank, N.A., will also be accepting donated cards at its locations in Arizona, Michigan, and Texas. Any denomination cards to national retail and food service chains will be accepted, though smaller denominations are encouraged.
For more information, contact a local Sunflower Bank, First National 1870, or Guardian Mortgage location. To learn more about the Houston Food Bank, visitHoustonFoodBank.org.
Sunflower Bank, First National 1870, and Guardian Mortgage have come together to elevate the community banking experience by providing relationship focused financial solutions to meet personal, business and wealth management objectives. With 60 banking locations, over $4 billion in assets, and headquarters in Denver, CO, we operate as Sunflower Bank in Colorado, Kansas, and Missouri and First National 1870 in New Mexico and Texas. Guardian Mortgage is our dedicated home mortgage provider serving our entire banking footprint and additional geographies. First National 1870 and Guardian Mortgage, divisions of Sunflower Bank, N.A. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender.
To learn more visit SunflowerBank.com, FirstNational1870.com, or GuardianMortgageOnline.com.