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The Bank of Tioga Donates to Tioga Group Home

Published: 11/15/2018
Published in: Press Release

November 15, 2018, Tioga, ND - The Bank of Tioga recently donated $5,000 to Opportunity Foundation to assist with facility updates in the Tioga group home. Opportunity Foundation’s mission is to empower people in the community to achieve their goals by providing continuity, individualized supports, and equal opportunities.

“Opportunity Foundation is very grateful for The Bank of Tioga’s generosity. The group home in Tioga is in need of updating and this donation will go towards the cost of replacing the kitchen countertops. We would like to thank the bank for their continued support and for having a positive impact on people’s lives,” said Sonya Owan, Opportunity Foundation Executive Director.

Opportunity Foundation located in Tioga, Stanley and New Town is dedicated to providing quality support and services to people with intellectual disabilities. They strive to provide support and services that are least personal, age appropriate and help individuals engage in meaningful work based on their specific interests and skills. Trainings and programs are executed in order to maximize independence, create a normalizing atmosphere, and promote community integration.

“We believe in making our community great for everyone and support Opportunity Foundation’s mission to continue building great futures,” said David Grubb, President for The Bank of Tioga.

To learn more about the Opportunity Foundation, visit

Pictured above: The Bank of Tioga’s President, David Grubb, Sonya Owan, Executive Director and Ellen Rossmiller of Opportunity Foundation. 

About The Bank of Tioga: The Bank of Tioga is a community bank that values citizenship, exceptional client service, serving as a business leader in its community. Committed to supporting local organizations, the bank reinvests 10% of their net income back to the community. The Bank of Tioga was chartered in 1951 and was acquired by TS Contrarian Bancshares Inc., an affiliate of TS Banking Group in 2014, with $348 million in assets. Branch locations Tioga and Crosby, North Dakota. For more information visit