TruStone Financial donated $10,000 to local high school sports

PLYMOUTH, MN (December 8, 2017) — TruStone Financial Federal Credit Union donated $10,000 to nine high schools in sponsorship of KARE 11’s Prep Sports Hot Highlights. During each week’s on-air segment, KARE 11 Sports Director Randy Shaver nominated three top football plays from area schools. After being put to a popular vote on KARE 11’s Facebook page, TruStone Financial donated $1,000 to each of the winning schools’ general athletic and activity funds.

“As an organization who values education and investing in our local communities, we are proud to support area schools with our KARE 11 Prep Sports Hot Highlights partnership,” said TruStone Financial’s Chief Business Officer Steve Steen. “On behalf of your neighborhood credit union, I’d like to extend a warm congratulations to all of our 2017 recipients.

To celebrate their Hot Highlights win, TruStone Financial presented a check to each week’s nominated player(s) at their school and encouraged coaches, teammates and athletic staff to join in on the fun.

After three seasons of sponsoring KARE 11’s Prep Sports Hot Highlights segment, Randy Shaver said, “I’m thankful for our partnership with TruStone Financial over the last few years and look forward to future opportunities together.”

This year’s winners include:

Hastings High School                        Mound Westonka High

Northfield High School                      St. Cloud Technical High School

Prior Lake High School                      St. Croix Lutheran High School

Delano High School                           St. Michael – Albertville High School

Chaska High School – Two Week Winner

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About TruStone Financial

TruStone Financial is a full-service credit union that has worked to improve the financial well-being of its neighbors for more than 80 years. Founded as a teachers’ credit union, education remains one of TruStone’s core values. It strives to teach its members healthy financial habits, and its mission is to offer simple, convenient tools and great rates to help them reach their goals. It has 14 branches across Minnesota and Wisconsin and is Minnesota’s third largest credit union, with assets of $1.74 billion as of June 30, 2020. To learn more, visit

About KARE 11

Starting out on the dial of Minnesotan’s AM radio, KARE 11 has grown into a national, award-winning leader in local news and information serving the Twin Cities as well as greater Minnesota on television, online and mobile. Learn more at


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