Do you believe America's road to recovery begins in our local neighborhoods? These stories are about people and organizations working hard to preserve and revitalize communities. We're proud to support their efforts and do our part by investing in impactful, local and national programs that help to provide affordable housing, offer neighborhood residents home retention and foreclosure counseling, and promote neighborhood stabilization across the country.
Jan 31, 2015
ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — With welders on site, members of Habitat for Humanity made strides toward history for the state organization as they recently worked to convert a shipping container into a home… learn More about Habitat converts container into home
Jan 27, 2014
In 1881, the Keasbey and Mattison Company moved its manufacturing business from Philadelphia to Ambler, Pa., a thriving farming and industrial area. Their company was the lifeblood of the community until its demise during the Great Depression. While the Ambler Boiler House remained standing, the building was left vacant and deteriorating in the 1970s, becoming an environmental hazard and neighborhood blight… learn More about Changing the face of a local community
Jan 03, 2014
IN THE NEWS (The Washington Post): Diana Bullock stood in the rain one morning last fall, staring at a shuttered house in her Columbia Park neighborhood. The house had long been a trouble spot, attracting squatters, people with junk to unload and addicts looking for a place to get high… learn More about Prince George’s Officials Link Falling Crime Rate To Transforming...
Dec 27, 2013
Bank of America and the East Lake Foundation work together to provide teens with workforce training and placement within the Villages of East Lake… learn More about A community-led renewal in Atlanta
Jul 13, 2013
IN THE NEWS (The Seattle Times): Visitors to this weekend's Dragon Fest in the Chinatown International District might notice glints of change throughout the neighborhood. Hip new shops have opened and once seedy public spaces now attract lunchtime visitors, playing kids and impromptu games of chess… learn More about Chinatown ID Revitalized, Rebuilding
*Bank of America provided more than $1.6 billion to help create more than 12,000 affordable housing units for individuals with special needs, families, seniors and veterans in 2011.