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TCF Bank Raises $130,000 in the Susan G. Komen® Fight Against Breast Cancer

TCF Bank Team Members and Customers in Illinois and Wisconsin Donated $130,000 Last Year; Donations Total More Than $900,000 in Six Years

Monday, February 12, 2018 8:00 am CST

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WAYZATA, Minn. and CHICAGO

WAYZATA, Minn. and CHICAGO (February 12, 2018) – TCF National Bank (TCF Bank), a subsidiary of TCF Financial Corporation (TCF) (NYSE: TCB), today announced it raised nearly $130,000 to benefit Susan G. Komen®. TCF Bank team members and customers donated funds at 139 branches in Illinois and Wisconsin to support Susan G. Komen’s efforts to meet critical needs in communities and invest in global research to prevent and cure breast cancer. Team member and customer donations will remain in the communities served by Susan G. Komen affiliates in Chicago and Peoria, Illinois and in Wisconsin.

“Fighting breast cancer is a cause that is close to our hearts as our colleagues, customers, friends and family members continue to battle the disease,” said Lou Campos, director of retail banking at TCF Bank. “We are dedicated to supporting Susan G. Komen’s mission of finding a cure and it is why we have continued to support the organization, raising more than $900,000 during the past six years.”

“We are grateful for the overwhelming support TCF Bank team members and customers provide through in-branch fundraising and donations,” said Bonnie Gordon, executive director, Susan G. Komen Chicago. “Our goals are to fund more research, offer more community support and provide more time for people bravely facing breast cancer. TCF Bank continuously supports our efforts and helps make our mission a reality.”

TCF Bank is committed to building a better community. During the past six years, TCF Bank raised more than $2 million in Illinois and Wisconsin for Susan G. Komen and March of Dimes. TCF Bank also supports high school education by offering free financial education courses in more than 200 high schools in Illinois and Wisconsin to help students make smarter financial decisions, including support of Chicago Public Schools and Milwaukee Public Schools.

About TCF
TCF is a Wayzata, Minnesota-based national bank holding company. As of December 31, 2017, TCF had $23 billion in total assets and 320 branches in Arizona, Colorado, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, South Dakota and Wisconsin, providing retail and commercial banking services. TCF, through its subsidiaries, also conducts commercial leasing and equipment 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 Susan G. Komen Chicago
Susan G. Komen’s promise is to save lives by meeting the most critical needs in our communities and investing in breakthrough research to prevent and cure breast cancer. Komen Chicago has distributed $17.4 million in community grants over the past 20 years to ensure the underserved throughout the Chicago area get the care they need. In addition, over $5 million has been invested in global ground-breaking research since 1997. Annually, Komen Chicago donates 75 percent of net funds raised to community grants and dedicates 25 percent to global research. For more information, visit www.komenchicago.org.

Contact:                    
Mark Goldman      (952) 475-7050     news@tcfbank.com              
Michelle Mekky      (312) 305-0181       michelle@mekkymedia.com