ShoreBank Opens 9th, Full-Service Branch in Chicago for Austin/Washington Square Community

Apr 11, 2001, 01:00 ET from ShoreBank

    CHICAGO, April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- ShoreBank (formerly South Shore Bank)
 will officially open its ninth, full-service branch in the Austin/Washington
 Heights area on Saturday, April 14th.  The new branch is located at
 4821 W. North Ave. in the Cub Foods Washington Square shopping center.
     "At Shorebank, we're committed to building strong communities.  Whether
 you're starting out, starting over, or managing your financial growth,
 ShoreBank can provide you with the options and resources you'll need," said
 Ron Johnson, senior vice president, Retail Lending.
     A variety of activities are also planned such as a money machine where
 participants will be able to enter a money-filled booth and attempt to catch
 as much money as they can within an allotted time.  They will also have a
 chance to register to win exotic vacation packages to several domestic and
 foreign destinations such as Hilton Head, SC and Quebec, Canada.
     Radio station WVAZ-FM (V-103) will underscore the festivities by
 conducting a "live" radio broadcast on-site.  Customers will also have an
 opportunity to learn about limited-time offerings for ShoreBank's loan
 products and certificate-of-deposits.
     ShoreBank, with more than $1 billion in assets, is the country's oldest
 and largest community development bank.  With nine banking centers and 34 ATM
 locations throughout the Chicago area, it remains an independent financial
 institution committed to serving the needs of individuals, families and
 businesses.
     For more information about ShoreBank or the Austin/Washington Square Grand
 Opening Celebration, contact Alexia Hall at 773-420-4543.
 
 

SOURCE ShoreBank
    CHICAGO, April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- ShoreBank (formerly South Shore Bank)
 will officially open its ninth, full-service branch in the Austin/Washington
 Heights area on Saturday, April 14th.  The new branch is located at
 4821 W. North Ave. in the Cub Foods Washington Square shopping center.
     "At Shorebank, we're committed to building strong communities.  Whether
 you're starting out, starting over, or managing your financial growth,
 ShoreBank can provide you with the options and resources you'll need," said
 Ron Johnson, senior vice president, Retail Lending.
     A variety of activities are also planned such as a money machine where
 participants will be able to enter a money-filled booth and attempt to catch
 as much money as they can within an allotted time.  They will also have a
 chance to register to win exotic vacation packages to several domestic and
 foreign destinations such as Hilton Head, SC and Quebec, Canada.
     Radio station WVAZ-FM (V-103) will underscore the festivities by
 conducting a "live" radio broadcast on-site.  Customers will also have an
 opportunity to learn about limited-time offerings for ShoreBank's loan
 products and certificate-of-deposits.
     ShoreBank, with more than $1 billion in assets, is the country's oldest
 and largest community development bank.  With nine banking centers and 34 ATM
 locations throughout the Chicago area, it remains an independent financial
 institution committed to serving the needs of individuals, families and
 businesses.
     For more information about ShoreBank or the Austin/Washington Square Grand
 Opening Celebration, contact Alexia Hall at 773-420-4543.
 
 SOURCE  ShoreBank