Our Commitment

At Sterling Bank, we believe in supporting the communities we serve. Our philosophy is to help build hope, vision and hometown pride in the places we live and do business. Sterling Bank has led or supported dozens of civic-minded projects in Barron, Chetek, Luck, Rice Lake and surrounding areas. We do it because we're committed to our customers, we believe in our communities and because we feel it's the right thing to do.  



Community Development Projects: Barron Skate Park, Barron Hockey Arena, Kiwanis Park, Barron Soccer Field, Barron Golf Club, Barron Outdoor Swimming Pool, Barron Area Community Center, Barron Signs, Barron Park and Tennis Courts.

Community Involvement: Barron High School Scholarships, Barron High School Student of the Month, Barron Area Community Center Board, Barron County Sunrise Rotary, Barron Kiwanis, Barron County Ag Promoters, Barron Chamber of Commerce, Barron Community Fund Board of Directors, Barron/Chetek Area Hockey Association, Lyndon Ellefson Memorial Run/Walk, St. Joseph’s Church Finance Council, Leadership Barron County, Barron Community Fund, Barron Boy Scouts, Barron Cub Scouts, Barron Post Prom, Barron County 4-H, Barron Spotlighters- (Local Live Theater), BACC Concert Series, Barron County Fair, Barron Youth Recreation programs, Barron Community Supper.



Community Development Projects: Chetek Hydroflites (Major sponsor), Chetek High School football field, Chetek Lions storage facility, Town of Chetek boat landing.

Community Involvement: Chetek High School Scholarships, Chetek Schools - Above Average Students of the Month, Chetek Chamber of Commerce, Chetek Lions Club, Chetek Area Schools, Chetek Liberty Fest, Luther Midelfort-Northland, Board of Directors, Chetek Christmas for Kids, Six Lakes Ducks Unlimited, Chetek VFW, Chetek Boys & Girls Scouts, Chetek Economic Development Committee, Chetek Community Club, Kinship of Chetek, Chetek Airport Annual Fly-in, Chetek Junior Achievement.  



Community Development Projects: Luck High School Football Bleachers, Luck Elementary School Playground Equipment, Luck Public Library, Faith’s Lodge.

Community Involvement: Luck High School Scholarships, Luck High School Student of the Month, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, FFA tractor pull, Post prom parties, Local food shelf, Luck Winter Carnival Queen crowns sponsor.



Community Development Projects: Rice Lake Sports Complex sponsor.

Community Involvement: Rice Lake High School Scholarships, Rice Lake High School Student of the Month, Rice Lake Booster Club, Rice Lake Chamber of Commerce, Rice Lake Public Library, American Red Cross, United Way, American Cancer Society, Rice Lake Main Street Association, Leadership Barron County, Boys & Girls Club, AquaFest, Kiwanis, Rotary Club, Brill Harvest Days, Rice Lake Schools, PEP program, Disabled Vets, American Legion, St. Joseph's Church, Maranatha Church, Bassmasters, Rice Lake Curling Club, Thank a Cop program.


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