"We ask that the receipts be dated after the weekend of the open houses, after Nov. 11," said Dalene Brock, personal banker and local marketing director at Dacotah Bank.
"We're trying to help our local merchants during Christmas by trying to promote local shopping," Brock
"It's just something we decided to do as a bank to support the community in a different way."
said by giving away $50 in Chamber bucks to 12 participants, they're "awarding them a chance to win additional dollars to spend locally."
"By giving them the Chamber dollars, it helps our local merchants too," she
Brock said that new to the campaign this year is that residents don't have to bring in a receipt to register; they can just stop by Dacotah Bank and register for the drawings.