to charitable & community organization
5 of 10
top corporate donors are banks
Expanding Access to Banking Services
New York Community Bank opened its third BDD-registered bank in Wyandanch, N.Y., a designation given by the state of New York to preserve and expand access to retail banking services within unbanked and underserved communities. NYCB operates two other Banking Development District locations on Long Island in Brentwood and Corona Heights, Queens.
Revitalizing East Baltimore
TD Bank is helping revitalize the historic Oliver neighborhood in East Baltimore, providing construction financing, project equity and an innovative permanent financing approach. Working with local contractors, TD Bank is helping put residents in 175 new or renovated homes.
2015 ABA Community Commitment Awards Honorable Mention. Learn More.
Serving the Community
PeoplesBank in Massachusetts has a firm commitment to community service
Supporting Local Nonprofits
A customer applauds California's Montecito Bank & Trust's commitment to local nonprofits
Road to Recovery
When the CEO of Inland Bank & Trust in Illinois met with the American Cancer Society to see how the bank could help beyond simply monetary giving, he learned about a program to help cancer patients get to their chemotherapy appointments. He worked with the organization to launch an in-bank version, Project: Purple Roads. Employees who volunteer to drive patients to and from appointments during the work day—when help is needed the most—receive paid time off and mileage reimbursement.
2015 ABA Community Commitment Awards Winner. Learn More.
Serving Kansas & Kansans
Volunteerism is a core value at Denison State Bank in Kansas, where board members, officers and staff give their time by teaching personal finance lessons and leading student tours of the bank, supporting local economic development initiatives and donating thousands to local schools. For these efforts and more, the bank earned a 2017 Community Leader Award from Federal Home Loan Bank Topeka.
Bankers Pitch In
Natural disasters bring out the best in banks and bankers
Renasant Bank volunteers hosted 3,000 Memphis-area students for Financial Literacy Day with the Memphis Hustle (NBA Grizzlies G League affiliate). Students at the game received financial literacy workbooks to take home.
Volunteer Hours Annually
Bank employees taught financial literacy lessons to 700,000+ students in 2017 through ABA Foundation programs.
Banks Growing Denver
Banks of all sizes are helping create jobs and growth
Convening the Community
Citizens Bank of Edmond helps bring people together for food and fun in Oklahoma
Supporting Detroit's Renaissance
JPMorgan Chase supports growth and community renewal in the Motor City
Banks Spreading Opportunity
Working with community partners, banks are helping to finance the revitalization of some of Chicago's most distressed neighborhoods