Community Involvement

HopeKids MN

Tradition Companies proudly supports HopeKids MN, a unique nonprofit organization in Minnesota, that provides ongoing events/activities for families who have children with cancer or other life-threatening medical conditions. Every year, Tradition Companies hosts a 5K/10K Run & Walk at Spirit of Brandtjen Farm in Lakeville, MN to help support the HopeKids organization and allow families a chance to forget about their illness’ for a day and enjoy the event. For more information on our affiliation with HopeKids MN, please contact

HopeKids MN

Education MN Foundation Scholarship

Tradition Mortgage has been a proud partner of Education Minnesota ESI for over 10 years. We contribute to the Foundation as one way to show our appreciation and commitment to Education Minnesota and its members. The Foundation Scholarships made possible by Tradition Mortgage’s support include nine $1,000 scholarships.

This year’s National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Scholarship winners are: Amanda Bomstad, Norma Gibbs, Annette Hanson, Rachel Jevne, Valerie Rittler, Kathleen Sims, Eric Stanslaski, Evangelica Stanslaski, and Laura Unterholzner.

For more information on these scholarships, email

Education Minnesota

Our Love is Hockey, Our Passion is Home Loans.

We live, work & play in the communities we serve! Check out all of our hockey affiliations below:

Pond Hockey

  • TOP ROW – left to right:
  • Tim Gunderson
  • John Rock (Holy Family)
  • Jim Krantz (Orono)
  • Dylan Niska
  • Erik Hendrikson (Edina)
  • Tom Nast (Cottage Grove)
  • Dan Smith (Mankato West)
  • Justin Green (Chanhassen)
  • TJ Guidarelli (Lakeville)
  • Paul Olson
  • BOTTOM ROW – left to right:
  • Jon Abrahamson
  • Mike Kurvers
  • Jason Dario (Stillwater)
  • Nick Hanson (Eden Prairie)
  • Brad Carlson
  • Scott Gerten
  • Not pictured:
    Chad Blofield (Shakopee)

Youth Hockey Scholarship

Close a loan with Tradition Mortgage and apply for a youth hockey scholarship!

  1. Contact a loan officer through the “Rate Request” button and mention this offer.
  2. Complete a loan application.
  3. Close lender approved loan.