Above Photo Left to Right: Quint Hofer, Elana Ball, Bryan VanScharrel, Gretchen Kinney, Connie Priebe, Preston Steele, Bob Goetz, Ben Nelson, Eric Miner

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, August 1st, 2023

HURON, S.D.— South Dakota Community Foundation (SDCF) recently presented American Bank & Trust with the Hometown Hero award, a tier of their legacy society.

“American Bank & Trust has supported many local and statewide initiatives benefitting their community, employees and customers,” said SDCF President & CEO, Stephanie Judson. “We are grateful to partner with them and recognize their generosity over the years.”

The local bank has contributed to Huron Community Foundation, Wolsey/Wessington Community Foundation and the Leadership South Dakota Fund.

SDCF’s Legacy Society honors and recognizes those who have made current and planned gifts to the SDCF. No one knows a community better than those who call it home. Since 1987, SDCF has had the privilege to collaborate with generous people and businesses wanting to give their neighbors a better place to call HOME. Our Hometown Heroes are a special group of people with a passion for helping communities grow and thrive.

To learn how you can create your charitable legacy with SDCF, please visit https://www.sdcommunityfoundation.org/giving

About the SDCF
SDCF is a public non-profit organization established in 1987. SDCF, with offices in Pierre, Rapid City, Sioux Falls and Aberdeen administers 1,200 funds benefiting hundreds of charitable organizations annually. The Foundation distributed nearly $30 million in grants in 2022 which made a tremendous difference in communities statewide. This would not have been possible without the generosity of our donors. If you have a specific cause you would like to support or would prefer to give for the general good of our state, please visit https://sdcommunityfoundation.org/giving to learn more, or call 1-800-888-1842.

About American Bank & Trust
American Bank & Trust is a locally owned and managed bank that is recognized for competent, professional, and friendly bank staff with unquestioned integrity. We deliver creative freedom to our customers through impactful opportunities that overlap an elite level of financial expertise with individuality and empowerment. Our growth strategy affords us the capacity to meet and serve all our customers’ financial needs and the financial products they desire in today’s fast-paced world.

South Dakota Community Foundation
Jamie Farmen, Community Development Coordinator & Marketing Manager
jfarmen@sdcommunityfoundation.org | 605.224.1025

American Bank & Trust
Sarah Pepper, VP of Marketing
spepper@abt.bank | 605.886.9778

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