Photographs of 2020:

In May 2021, Ann K presents a donation of $1000.00 to the Pine Island Fire Department. 
 In April 2021, Ann M presents the Oronoco Food Shelf a donation of $1000.00.  Organizations like these help make our communities a wonderful place to live and work. We feel it is important to support such a great cause. 
Minnesota Banker's Association recognizes Pine Island Bank as a Community Champion of 2020. We are so proud of our community and our efforts to make it a better place to work and live. As Community Champions we are dedicated to this community and all it has to offer.
We are pleased to offer a donation to the Oronoco Food Shelf in efforts to help their cause move forward and remain successful. Ann K presents the donation in October 2020 below.


To the right Ann K presented our donation to Marcus from Pine Haven on September  20, 2020. Pine Island Bank is happy to support their efforts and all they do for the people in our community!

As a Premier Chamber Member, we're proud to Sponsor the September 11, 2020 Farmers Market.  Shopping and Banking local helps keep money in our Community, right where it belongs.  Shoppers that visited our table received pens, veteran buttons, and tumblers. 

The 9th Annual Taste of Pine Island will be a virtual event for 2020.  We are      proud to be a Diamond Sponsor for this year's event.  From left to right: Jan M and Ellen N from the event are pictured with Pine Island Bank's Danielle and Jeanette. 

A donation was made to the Pine Island Sharing Shelves from Pine Island Bank on July 21st.  From left to right are Ann K and Anna B of Pine Island bank along with Julie B and Lori W of the Pine Island Sharing Shelves. 

Along with other local organizations, Pine Island Bank helps support local restaurants keep tents up for the month of July. 

Right: The New Haven Sod Buster's 4-H Club hosted a bake sale in the lobby on 02/01/2020.  Thanks for sweetening up our Saturday, Samantha, Garret, and James! 

The 2019 Pine Island Bank Scholarships were awarded to Daniel Langworthy and Sydney Andrist. Below, Brittany presents Daniel his award (left), and Chris presents Sydney her award (right).  Each received $750 Scholarships.



Photographs of 2019:

Right: Ann M and Anna get ready to deliver $1000 worth of school supplies to students K-12 at Pine Island Schools for Community Banking Month.

Left: Kaitlin and Danielle (not pictured) donated cloth bags on behalf of Pine Island Bank, to help Van Horn Library's efforts to Go Green! Readers of all ages will get to use these bags to carry their books home. Pictured are Kaitlin of Pine Island Bank, and Library Director, Rachel Gray. 

June Dairy Month:

Pine Island Bank celebrated June Dairy Month on June 27, 2019 with Root Beer Floats in the lobby from 10-2.  Dairy Princesses from Dodge County served the floats.  Princesses pictured are Katrina Thoe (left) and Valerie Sauder (right) serving Jean Lechelt a Root Beer Float Thursday afternoon.



Community Appreciation 2019

Pine Island Bank employees served customers and community members all day Thursday May 2,2019. There were adult and children's prize drawings, a coloring contest, as well as free gifts for all attending.


On May Day, Pine Island Bank employees donated Birthday Cake kits to Pine Island Sharing Shelves. Board Members Jeanette , Julie ,and Lori accept kits from bank employees Ann M and Linda.


Josie and Ellie Sauder manned the booth filled with tasty baked goods at the  annual Dodge County 4-H Bake Sale,
held in the Pine Island Bank lobby on 2/9/19.  YUM!!

 Photographs of 2018:

"The tables were set in the lobby with care... in hopes that good customers soon would be there."
Holiday Open House 2018


Trunk or Treat 2018! 
The Pine Island Bank "Robbers" handed out treats to nearly 500 neighborhood trick-or-treaters on Saturday, October 27th.  

 Our PIB Team and the PIHS volleyball teams collided!  

We held our annual Community Appreciation on Tuesday, September 18th at Pine Island High School during an evening of volleyball games.  "Sack lunches" and giveaways were the headliners.  And five bags held $50 Golden Tickets.  It was a mad scramble to find the winning bags!  It was fun to see you, our customer, outside of the bank, and fun to meet more of our community members.   


Pine Island Bank employees collected 16 pounds of supplies to send to Platoon 3 in Fort Jackson SC.
With their upcoming graduation, PIB employees made & mailed 50 graduation cards to help the soldiers celebrate! 

Pine Island Bank helped support Pine Island Panther Wrestling by having a booth at Wrestle Mania in April 2018.

Ann M presents scholarship award to Malea Klein on 01/18/18. 

The New Haven Sodbusters 4-H Club held their annual bake sale in the Pine Island Bank lobby. The Sodbusters raise monies for the Cancer Telethon in Rochester every year.

Left to right: Trey Alberts, Tahnee Ramirez, Samantha Schettl, Toluca Ramirez


Photographs of 2017:

Pine Island Bank participated in the Pine Island Holiday Expo at the K-12 School on 11/11/17. The bank had several drawings, account information, and give away items. Ann Korzan and Kelly Jackson are shown left.

Pine Island Bank participated in the Pine Island Chamber of Commerce's Trunk or Treat event on October 28,2017. Over 500 children and young at heart were treated to goodies and activities. Above left: Pirate Admiral Chris Nelson and First Mate Ann Korzan show off the treasure chests. Above right: Admiral Nelson is shown with ship hand Tyler Halvorson protecting the gold.

On September 23, 2017 some of the Pine Island Bank staff and their families volunteered to clean up at Trail Head Park. Trash was collected, a pot luck meal was shared and games were played. Above: Tyler, Jeanette, David, and Anna share a trash bag for the clean up.

Community Appreciation 2017

Pine Island Bank employees served just over 300 people supper on Thursday September 21, 2017. There were multiple adult and children's prize drawings, as well as free gifts for all attending.

Left to right: Kaitlin, Julie, Tami, Oakley. 

Pine Island Bank purchased Noah Kasper's (pictured) Grand Champion ribbon at the Dodge County 2017 Fair Ribbon Auction on Saturday, July 22, 2017. Noah received two Grand Champion ribbons and two Reserve Champion ribbons in 4-H showing. He also took 3rd place in the FFA open class show. Congratulations Noah! 

The Milton Climbers 4-H club held their annual Valentine's Day Bake Sale on Monday, February 13th in the lobby of Pine Island Bank. Pictured from left to right: Maddy Perry, Rachel Perry, Jo Jo Sauder, Amanda Sauder, and Ellie Sauder.

Pine Island Bank is proud to be one of 27 community banks in Minnesota chosen as a Community Champion by Minnesota Bankers Association! We are being recognized for our contributions, service and support of our local community.

On Saturday morning, January 14, 2017, Liz Ziller and Garret Rossman represented the New Haven Sodbusters 4-H Club at its annual bake sale at Pine Island Bank. Money raised by the Sodbusters will be donated to the annual Eagles Cancer Telethon.

Photographs of 2016:

Holiday Open House 12/1/16

Meals were served all day, along with bank presents and drawing sign ups. The kids had a craft area set up with a photo booth on the side.

Customer Appreciation 2016 was held at Pine Island 5-12 School on 09/07/2016. A meal was served by bank employees and tours of the school improvements were taken.

Minnesota Bankers Association
Community Champion Recognition

Recognizing Minnesota's Banks
as the Champions for their Communities

Pine Island Bank, along with 20 other community banks, has been recognized by MBA as a "Community Champion" for their contribution, service and support to their local community.

August 18, 2016 Taste of Pine Island ticket pre-sales at the bank. From left to right: Joanne Sanborn, Barb VanDeWalker, Janet Bauch.

February 5th, 2016, there was a dedication held for the new score board at the Pine Island High 

School. Local business representatives that helped make the purchase possible were invited to attend. From left to right: Larry Allen, Ann Murray (Pine Island Bank), Kelly Heepke (Pine Island Bank), Rachel Douglas, Jeremy Douglas, and Gerald Gordon. Photo provided by the News-Record, Zumbrota, MN

The Milton Climbers 4H Club held its annual Bake Sale fundraiser in the lobby of Pine Island Bank on Saturday morning 2-13-16. From left to right, the Milton Climbers Sales Team included: Amanda Sauder, Jojo Sauder, Val Sauder, Ellie Sauder, & Lydia Perry.

The New Haven Sodbusters 4H Club held its annual Cancer Telethon Bake Sale fundraiser in the lobby of Pine Island Bank on Saturday morning 1-16-16. From left to right, the Sodbusters Sales Team included: August Ziller, Treyton Alberts, Elizabeth Ziller, Madeline Ziller, Lauren Wangsness, Makenzie Alberts, Andrew Bogard, & Patrick Bogard.