GREEN BAY, Wis.
Oct. 19, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Associated Banc-Corp (NASDAQ: ASBC), today announced a
donation to Marshfield Clinic for the addition of a new mobile mammography unit launching in 2013. The unit will ultimately help provide early detection of breast cancer to more than 10,000
"At Associated we believe our communities are better places to live and work as a result of combined efforts of individuals and businesses working together to reach their full potential," said
, Community Bank President, Associated Bank.
"Partnering with Associated furthers the mission of Marshfield Clinic to deliver high-quality accessible healthcare to everyone in the communities we serve," said Dr.
, Marshfield Clinic President and CEO. "With Associated's support of our mobile services, the current cancer screening program will expand. Individual patients benefit by finding the disease sooner, which gives them a better opportunity for a cure. We all benefit by living in healthier communities."
Associated and Marshfield Clinic continue to build on a strong relationship. Associated has contributed more than
to the Marshfield Clinic to support a wide-range of medical research, patient and community centered priorities. In addition to supporting the most recent mobile mammography project, Associated has supported major capital campaigns, a broad spectrum of research, a wide range of special events and community-focused efforts.
"We strive to meet our community's local needs by becoming involved with great organizations such as Marshfield Clinic, and lend a helpful hand to address the challenges our communities face," said Baur.
An announcement event was held at the Marshfield Associated Bank location. Representatives from Associated and Marshfield Clinic announced the new mobile mammography unit. Key community leaders were present including Senator
-23rd Senate District, and
, Executive Director at
Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Select Associated Bank retail locations in
are also selling pink ribbons for
. All proceeds benefit the Marshfield Clinic mobile mammography units.
ABOUT ASSOCIATED BANC-CORP
Associated Banc-Corp (NASDAQ: ASBC) has total assets of
and is one of the top 50, publicly traded, U.S. bank holding companies. Headquartered in
Green Bay, Wis.
, Associated is a leading Midwest banking franchise, offering a full range of financial products and services through more than 250 banking locations serving more than 150 communities throughout
, and commercial financial services in
. Associated Bank, N.A. is an Equal Housing Lender, Equal Opportunity Lender and Member FDIC. More information about Associated Banc-Corp is available at
ABOUT MARSHFIELD CLINIC
The Marshfield Clinic system provides patient care, research and education with more than 50 locations in northern, central and western
, making it one of the largest comprehensive medical systems in
the United States
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