Annual Adopt–a–Classroom Prize Drawing

Release date: 11/2/2018

Marquette Bank's recently selected winners for its 10th annual Adopt-a-Classroom Prize Drawing. Customers, teachers and neighbors entered the drawing for a chance to win a $200 gift card used to benefit a local K-12 classroom of their choice. The gift card will be given to the classroom teacher to use on school supplies, books, art supplies or equipment for their classrooms. They can also use the prize money for field trips or to buy special learning materials.
Winners were chosen at random from entries at each of Marquette Bank’s 21 locations and two winners were chosen from Marquette Bank employee submissions. 
Marquette Bank would like to recognize the following winners of the Adopt-a-Classroom prize drawing:
Teacher School Location
Mrs. Miller-Davis Vanderpoel Elementary
Magnet School
Mr. Workman Downers Grove South High School Downers Grove
Ms. Mulchay St. Cajetan Chicago
Ms. Meyer Aqsa School Bridgeview
Ms. Owens Richard Daley Elementary Academy Chicago
Ms. Price Northwest Elementary Evergreen Park
Ms. Pappas Glen Oaks Elementary School Hickory Hills
Mr. Deneen Jovita Idar Charter School Chicago
Ms. Collins St. Michael School Orland Park
Ms. Kromphardt Oak Lawn-Hometown
Middle School
Oak Lawn
Ms. Malloy Sward School Oak Lawn
Ms. Murphy Prairie Elementary Orland Park
Mr. Martinus Mokena Junior High Mokena
Ms. Kettleson Oster Oakview New Lenox
Mr. Woods St. Richards Chicago
Ms. Lenkeit Lakewood Falls Elementary Plainfield
Ms. Negron Graves Elementary School Summit
Ms. Davis Morrill Elementary
Math & Science School
Ms. Kumke Spencer Pointe Elementary New Lenox
Ms. Lehman Rudyard Kipling Elementary Chicago
Ms. Stock St. Cyril & Methodius Lemont
Ms. Sistos Navajo Heights Elementary Palos Heights
Ms. Lowell Lyle School Bridgeview


Pictured: Mrs. Kromphardt's classroom at Oak Lawn Hometown Middle School
The Marquette Bank Adopt-A-Classroom prize drawing is part of the Marquette Neighborhood Commitment, where each quarter the bank focuses on a different area of need – shelter, hunger, education and health/wellness. For more information about Marquette Bank and its Neighborhood Commitment, visit or call 1-888-254-9500.

About Marquette Bank:

Marquette Bank is one of the largest neighborhood banks in Chicagoland and has been helping neighbors, families and businesses achieve their financial goals since 1945. Independent and locally-owned, Marquette Bank is proud to offer a full range of banking services, financial solutions, trust, estate and retirement planning, wealth management, home financing and lending services to both consumers and local businesses. The Bank offers customers mobile banking, online banking, in-person and telephone banking options and free access to over 55,000 Allpoint ATMs worldwide.

Marquette Bank has 21 banking centers, 2 lending services offices and a corporate administrative center with locations in Chicago, Bolingbrook, Bridgeview, Evergreen Park, Hickory Hills, Lemont, New Lenox, Oak Lawn, Oak Forest, Orland Park, Romeoville and Summit, Illinois. Marquette Bank is a subsidiary of Marquette National Corporation, a diversified financial holding company, and has $1.5 billion in assets along with a local lending portfolio of almost $1 billion. Marquette Bank is an Equal Opportunity Lender, Equal Housing Lender and Member FDIC. Connect with Marquette Bank on social media on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. For more information visit: or call 1-888-254-9500.