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.
Dec 20, 2012
Bank of America has donated six properties to Southern Crescent Habitat for Humanity to help create affordable housing for low-income families in south metropolitan Atlanta. Three of the properties are part of the bank’s national partnership with Habitat, through which up to 2,000 properties will be donated for renovation and reconstruction over the next three years… learn More about Working with Habitat for Humanity to create affordable housing in Georgia
Nov 02, 2012
Bank of America recently partnered with Operation Homefront to surprise three combat veterans and their families with new homes. The donations are part of the bank’s recently announced commitment to provide 1,000 properties nationwide to nonprofit organizations serving the needs of injured veterans and first responders. The commitment reflects the bank’s efforts to help revitalize communities and support the housing needs of those who have served and sacrificed for our nation, and those serve our communities… learn More about Home donations surprise three combat-wounded veterans of Afghanistan and Iraq
Apr 01, 2013
Bank of America continues to progress in its commitment to provide up to 1,000 homes nationwide through property donations to military veteran-support charities and other non-profit, community-based organizations. The donations are part of the bank’s efforts to help revitalize communities and support the housing needs of those who have served and sacrificed for our nation. … learn More about Property donations continue to help veterans, while stabilizing neighborhoods
May 22, 2013
In response to the recent tornado that caused massive devastation in Oklahoma, the Bank of America Charitable Foundation is donating $500,000 to support relief efforts, including $150,000 to the American Red Cross and $100,000 to United Way of Central Oklahoma to assist with immediate needs and $250,000 to assist local and national organizations supporting longer term rebuilding… learn More about Helping Oklahoma recover
Apr 17, 2013
In April 2013, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and then Boston Mayor Tom Menino announced the creation of “The One Fund Boston,” to raise money to help those affected by the tragic events that unfolded during the Marathon. Bank of America pledged $250,000 in philanthropic support to help individuals and families rebuild their lives in the days, weeks and months that followed… learn More about Supporting those affected by the events in Boston
*"Bank of America Awards Nearly $22 Million to Address Critical Needs," January 22, 2013.