Alpine Bank donates $1.2 million through loyalty card program

Alpine Bank donated a total of $1.2 million to community groups and nonprofit organizations across Colorado  in 2018, the latest proceeds from a loyalty debit card program.

The bank donates 10 cents for every personal debit card transaction, contributions directed by customers to support the arts, community, education and environment.

Since launching the program in 1997, Alpine Bank has donated a total of $4.2 million to various groups and projects.

“We want to thank our loyal customers who’ve made it possible for Alpine Bank to give back more than ever before,” said Andrew Karow, chief digital officer. “The loyalty card program has been a tremendous success, enabling Alpine Bank and our customers to support our communities in an unparalleled fashion.”

Headquartered in Glenwood Springs, Alpine Bank operates 40 locations and employs nearly 750 people across Colorado. For information, visit the website located at