Assisting those most in need
We believe it's important to support organizations that help people when they need it most. It is our responsibility as a corporate citizen and fundamental to maintaining strong and healthy economies. That's why we volunteer and provide financial support to programs that provide critical access to food, shelter and medical care. From disaster relief to fighting hunger, these stories capture real-life situations and the remarkable efforts made by everyone working to overcome and persevere.
Oct 02, 2015
Over one week and seven time zones, our employees will help create affordable housing and revitalize neighborhoods in the U.S., U.K., China, Thailand and Indonesia, as we extend our Habitat partnership with a $6 million investment in local affiliates… learn More about Bank of America helps build affordable housing with Habitat for Humanity
Jul 22, 2015
The Salvation Army Center of Hope opened a 64-bed expansion Wednesday, ending a decade-long stretch of overcrowding that led to women and children sleeping nightly on the lunch room floors. Deronda Metz, director of the Center of Hope, said the new dorm means the shelter can once again begin admitting additional homeless women, something it had been forced to stop doing for weeks at a time because of a lack of space. In recent months, the only way new women could be admitted is if someone else left the site… learn More about Crowded shelter for women and children opens 64-bed expansion
Jan 19, 2015
Bank of America partnered with Habitat for Humanity International to build homes around the world – and across South Florida – this fall… learn More about Building affordable housing in South Florida
Sep 04, 2014
A plan to disrupt homeless loitering by removing benches at The Square remains on hold, but community leaders are moving ahead with other solutions, including a planned expansion of the city’s chief shelter for women… learn More about Bank of America offers help for women sleeping on uptown benches
*"Bank of America Awards Nearly $22 Million to Address Critical Needs," January 22, 2013.