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.
May 02, 2012
This year, Feeding America, the nation’s leading hunger relief charity, named Bank of America it’s Corporate Partner of the Year for 2012. Our partnership with Feeding America is now in its fifth year, and helps support its nationwide food distribution and consumer outreach programs like SNAP, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program… learn More about As Feeding America's corporate partner, Bank of America helps fight hunger
Aug 23, 2012
In San Diego County the homeless population is approaching 10,000. Living on the streets, in cars, shelters or other temporary housing, this population includes families, young children and individuals working to overcome a difficult period in their lives… learn More about How a nonprofit is helping the homeless become homeowners in San Diego
Sep 30, 2011
If you want to feed the hungry in the District of Columbia, you need a lot of resources and perhaps even more resourcefulness. A recent study by the Food Research and Action Council showed that among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, D.C. ranked highest in food hardship for households with children… learn More about The right ingredients to feed D.C.
Jan 05, 2011
Los Angeles is the homeless capital of the United States, where it’s estimated that nearly 50,000 people go homeless every night. A third of those individuals are women. More than half of those women are survivors of domestic violence… learn More about Supporting women in need through expansion and growth
Jan 05, 2011
Boyle Heights is an emerging community in East Los Angeles, which has long been a gateway for immigrants to the United States. Today, it is home to a large population of young, working class Latinos… learn More about Improving Economic Opportunity Through Volunteerism and Workforce Training
*"Bank of America Awards Nearly $22 Million to Address Critical Needs," January 22, 2013.