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TCF Bank Raises Nearly $20,000 for Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain

Company Release - 6/29/2016 10:15 AM ET

In-branch donations will help promote entrepreneurship, financial literacy and work readiness for area students; Donations total more than $55,000 since 2012

WAYZATA, Minn. & DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TCF National Bank (TCF Bank), a subsidiary of TCF Financial Corporation (TCF) (NYSE: TCB) and Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain today announced that, in partnership with customers and team members, TCF Bank donated nearly $20,000 to the organization to support local students through entrepreneurship, financial literacy and work readiness. Donations for the annual fundraising campaign were collected at all 34 TCF Bank branches in Colorado. During the past four years, TCF Bank customers and team members donated more than $55,000 to Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain. Additionally, TCF Foundation granted $70,000 to the organization since 2012.

“One particular passion TCF Bank shares with Junior Achievement is empowering young people to make more informed financial decisions that strengthen their financial futures, and those of their families and communities,” said Kent Engler, director of retail banking at TCF Bank. “Through the generous support of our customers and team members, we know we are playing a part in helping today’s youth become fiscal leaders of the future.”

“We want to extend a big thank you to TCF Bank and its customers for the financial support and enthusiasm they have demonstrated during the past four years,” said Robin Wise, president and CEO of Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain, Inc. “Every dollar makes a difference in helping Junior Achievement teach today’s youth how to make smart academic and economic choices, preparing them to thrive in today’s workplace and global economy.”

The 2016 fundraiser was held March 2 through April 30.

About TCF
TCF is a Wayzata, Minnesota-based national bank holding company. As of March 31, 2016, TCF had $21.3 billion in total assets and 376 branches in Arizona, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, South Dakota and Wisconsin, providing retail and commercial banking services. TCF, through its subsidiaries, also conducts commercial leasing, equipment finance, and auto finance business in all 50 states and commercial inventory finance business in all 50 states and Canada. For more information about TCF, visit tcfbank.com

About Junior Achievement
Junior Achievement is the world's largest organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their future, and make smart academic and economic choices. JA programs are delivered by corporate and community volunteers, and provide relevant, hands-on experiences that give students from kindergarten through high school knowledge and skills in financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship. Today, JA reaches more than 4.5 million students per year in 115 markets across the United States, with an additional 5.8 million students served by operations in 120 other countries worldwide. Visit www.ja.org for more information.

TCF Financial Corporation
Mark Goldman, 952-475-7050
[email protected]
or
Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain
Kim McGrigg, 303-260-6295
[email protected]

Source: TCF Financial Corporation

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