Iowa-based Northwest Bank raises $5,100 for backpack programs

Northwest Bank branches in Milford, Arnolds Park and Spirit Lake, Iowa, helped raise more than $5,100 for the Okoboji and Spirit Lake Schools Backpack programs.

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According to a press release, the $2.3 billion, Spencer, Iowa-based bank matched funds up to $500 for each program — $2,515 for the Okoboji Schools program and $2,619 for Spirit Lake Schools. “Northwest Bank employees are proud to be involved with this incredible ministry and we would like to sincerely thank everyone in the community for their support and generosity,” the release states.