The bank has a dynamic social entrepreneur at its helm, leading a team that innovates in the financial services industry and strives for financial inclusion for all. Sunrise Banks is a family owned national chartered bank headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota and has a long history of serving inner city communities in Minneapolis and St. Paul. The bank's six branches are primarily located in the urban core of Minneapolis and St. Paul. Sunrise’s innovative spirit also launches the bank nationally through various initiatives in its primary business lines:
- Commercial Lending & Leasing
- Relationship Banking
- National Products, including a growing Payments division
- Government Lending focused on New Markets Tax Credits and SBA lending
All of the business lines are not only held to financial sustainability goals, but also demonstrate progress in achieving positive social impact.
Sunrise is certified by the U.S. Treasury as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), a designation earned by approximately 100 banks nationwide. Sunrise Banks is also a member of the Global Alliance for Banking on Values and is a certified B Corp for its demonstrated commitment to transparent corporate governance and positive community impact.