U.S. Bank ATMs to Accept Donations for Operation Homefront

  U.S. Bank ATMs to Accept Donations for Operation Homefront

Business Wire

MINNEAPOLIS -- October 30, 2013

U.S. Bank customers can make donations to Operation Homefront at more than
2,900 U.S. Bank ATMs in 25 states. The funds will go directly to Operation
Homefront, a military support nonprofit organization that provides emergency
financial and other assistance to families of service members and wounded

U.S. Bank ATMs will accept contributions October 30 through November 20, 2013.
U.S. Bank customers will be able to donate from their primary checking or
savings account in amounts from $5 to $299.

“U.S. Bank is a strong supporter of the military and veterans, and we’re
honored to assist in this effort to help Operation Homefront meets its
mission,” said Richard Davis, chairman, president and chief executive officer
(CEO) of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB), the parent company of U.S. Bank. “American
service members and wounded warriors put their lives on the line every day to
protect and defend our great nation, and we’re proud to be their financial

“Many Americans want to support our military families, but don’t always know
how,” said Jim Knotts, president and CEO of Operation Homefront.“U.S. Bank is
making it easy for their customers to make a difference in the lives of these
families that sacrifice so much for all of us. We’re grateful to U.S. Bank and
their customers for their commitment to our men and women in uniform.”

U.S. Bank supports active duty and veteran military employees. In addition to
having generous paid military leave and paid family military leave policies,
U.S. Bank has resources available to managers to help them support employee
veterans. U.S. Bank’s Proud to Serve program, which focuses on hiring
veterans, supports their needs after they’re hired, and honors their service
to our country. The U.S. Bank Military Service Center is a dedicated customer
service line for military members and their families that is staffed with
bankers familiar with the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act.

U.S. Bank is a 2013 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award
winner, and was also recognized by G.I. Jobs as a Top 100 Military Friendly
Employer in 2011 and 2012. U.S. Veterans Magazine listed U.S. Bank on its 2012
Best of the Best: Top 100 Companies Recruiting Veterans. Military Times named
the bank top employer for three years. U.S. Bank is just one of just one of 39
companies in its Best of Vets annual survey.

About Operation Homefront
A national nonprofit, Operation Homefront leads more than 4,500 volunteers
with nationwide presence who provide emergency and other financial assistance
to the families of service members and wounded warriors. Operation Homefront
has met more than 750,000 needs of military families since its inception in
2002. Nationally, 95 percent of total revenue donated to Operation Homefront
goes directly to programs that provide support to our military families. For
more information, go to www.OperationHomefront.net.

About U.S. Bank
Minneapolis-based U.S. Bancorp, with $361 billion in assets as of September
30, 2013, is the parent company of U.S. Bank, the 5th largest commercial bank
in the United States. The Company operates 3,088 banking offices in 25 states
and 4,937 ATMs and provides a comprehensive line of banking, brokerage,
insurance, investment, mortgage, trust and payment services products to
consumers, businesses and institutions. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web at


U.S. Bank Public Relations
Amy Frantti, 612-303-0733
Operation Homefront
Aaron Taylor, 210-659-7756
Director of Media & Marketing
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