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.
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
A Grant to the Northern Illinois Food Bank—and Help from Volunteers—Delivers Food Directly to Hungry Families
Nov 06, 2011
Since 1983, the Northern Illinois Food Bank (NIFB) has provided food to people in need in 13 northern Illinois counties… learn More about A Grant to the Northern Illinois Food Bank—and Help from Volunteers—Delivers Food Directly to Hungry Families
Nov 01, 2011
Homelessness, poverty, incarceration and drug addiction contribute to San Francisco’s 11.6% poverty rate. These crippling social problems impact not only the individuals experiencing them, but also surrounding communities… learn More about Working on Bikes to Break the Cycle of Poverty
*"Bank of America Awards Nearly $22 Million to Address Critical Needs," January 22, 2013.