KANSAS CITY, MO (March 18, 2021) – The Royals are thrilled to announce their new partnership with CommunityAmerica Credit Union, including the exclusive naming rights to Crown Club, a premium seating area behind home plate.
"Lisa and her team have done a tremendous job building their business in Kansas City,” said John Sherman, Chairman and CEO of The Kansas City Royals. “We are thrilled to align ourselves with a brand that supports our community initiatives. We are excited to welcome fans back to Kauffman Stadium and can’t wait for them to experience the newly renovated Community America Crown Club.”
“We view investments in our sports teams as a demonstration of our investment in Kansas City. With the love the people of Kansas City have for their hometown teams, it makes perfect sense to partner with Kansas City’s hometown banking institution,” said Lisa Ginter, CEO of CommunityAmerica Credit Union. “We strive to be the number one community-focused financial institution in Kansas City, and the individuals and businesses who bank with us can attest to the unparalleled experience we offer them, and the difference this makes in their daily lives. Our new partnership with the Royals is a reflection of that community focus, and gives even more people across our region the opportunity to know and experience the difference that sets CommunityAmerica apart.”
The multi-year partnership with the Royals provides a variety of promotional opportunities to reach members and prospective members to deliver a differentiated message to all of Kansas City. And as one of Kansas City’s most philanthropic organizations, CommunityAmerica will also support the Royals Charities’ mission to support the greater community as a sponsor of its premier annual event, Diamond of Dreams.
For additional information, members of the media may contact the Royals Publicity Department at (816) 921-8000.
About CommunityAmerica Credit Union
CommunityAmerica Credit Union is a full-service financial institution with more than 260,000 member-owners nationwide and nearly $4 billion in assets, ranking it among the nation’s 100 largest credit unions. Based on deposits, CommunityAmerica is among the top 10 Kansas City-based financial institutions and the #1 ‘Best Place to Work’ in Kansas City, named by the Kansas City Business Journal. There are 31 CommunityAmerica branches in the greater Kansas City metro area, and one in St. Louis.
CommunityAmerica serves individuals and businesses, providing a full suite of financial products and services ranging from checking, savings and a variety of loan products. They also offer wealth management, retirement planning, private banking and insurance. CommunityAmerica is the #1 mortgage provider in Kansas City based on loan volume. Its commitment to state-of-the-art technology enables a seamless banking experience for members, whether banking in branches or remotely. As a not-for-profit financial institution, CommunityAmerica offers highly competitive rates on deposits, loans, and fewer, lower or no fees at all. Other convenient products and services include Sunday hours, a network of more than 30,000 ATMs, 24-hour online banking and a top-rated mobile banking app. Want to become a member? You simply need to live in the Kansas City metropolitan area or have family members who do. For more information, visit www.communityamerica.com.