University National Bank's mission is to be the Leader in Improving Our Urban Community. As the first certified CDFI bank in Minnesota, University Bank has a track record of providing innovative and flexible financial products to the Twin Cities' urban core. University offers a Socially Responsible Deposit Fund that targets investments directly into affordable housing, small business development, and community facilities in distressed communities.
Sunrise Bank is certified by the U.S. Department of Treasury as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI). The Sunrise credit card is issued with Elan Financial, which is a subsidiary of US Bank.