Fifth Third Bancorp donates $100,000 for Haiti relief

By on February 5, 2010

Elburn—Fifth Third Bancorp announced a donation of $100,000 to aid the American Red Cross International Response Fund.

The funds will go to assist Red Cross disaster relief efforts in Haiti, after reports of more than 3 million people have been affected by the devastating earthquake that hit the country January 12.

To further assist in these relief efforts, Fifth Third Financial Centers in Northwest Illinois will donate $25 to the American Red Cross for each new checking account opened ($100 minimum). These funds will be distributed as part of the Fifth Third Bank Community Matters Program. Contact Sandy Brizzolara or Chris Bowling at the Elburn Fifth Third Bank for more information or call (630) 365-9292.