North Shore Bank Hosts Donation Drive for Muskego Family Who Lost Home in Valentine’s Day Fire

Bank to match donations up to $500 and offer free coin counting for donors
BROOKFIELD, Wis. – North Shore Bank today announced that its Muskego branch (S74 W17095 Janesville Rd.) will host a donation drive to benefit the Schmitt family, who lost their home during a devastating fire on Feb. 14. The homeowner is a Greendale firefighter who was on duty at the time of the fire, and while the family is safe, their home received extensive damage.

To help raise funds for the family, the bank will offer free coin counting services at its Muskego branch. Participants can choose to donate all or a portion of the counted coins or make a separate monetary donation. The bank will match up to $500 of the donations received.

“Our hearts go out to the Schmitt family during this difficult time,” said Stephanie Ruiz, AVP and community engagement manager for the Muskego community. “We want to do our part to support them as they navigate the weeks ahead, and we welcome the community to join us in this effort.”

The bank will offer free coin counting during business hours and accept donations through March 31, 2022.

Founded in 1923 and headquartered in Brookfield, Wisconsin, North Shore Bank is a mutual savings bank with assets of over $2.5 billion and 45 offices throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois. Wisconsin locations are in metro Milwaukee, Germantown, Ozaukee County, Racine, Kenosha, Appleton, Menasha, Green Bay and surrounding areas, Burlington, Union Grove, Muskego, and Door County. Locate a North Shore Bank office. You can also connect with the bank on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, and YouTube.