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Wells Fargo to Donate 143 Acres of Land Near Eklutna to Preserve for Future Generations

Protection of land will secure traditional Alaska Native home sites and natural resources sacred to the Dena’ina people
Press Release

Eklutna, AK, June 5, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is donating 143 acres of land adjacent to the Native Village of Eklutna to The Conservation Fund for permanent land and habitat preservation.  The property is located approximately 25 miles northeast of Anchorage, in the heart of Dena’ina Athabascan country where Alaska Native people have lived for thousands of years.  

Wells Fargo Awards $3 Million to 54 Community-Based Environmental Groups

Grant program helps support land and water conservation, energy efficiency
Press Release

SAN FRANCISCO, June 4, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) today announced that 54 environmental nonprofits were awarded grants totaling $3 million from the 2014 Wells Fargo Environmental Solutions for Communities grant program. The philanthropic grants support projects focused on land and water conservation, energy efficiency, infrastructure, and educational outreach in communities where our customers and team members live and work.

Wells Fargo NeighborhoodLIFT program brings $5.15 million to boost homeownership in Milwaukee

Milwaukee NeighborhoodLIFT® program, a collaboration with NeighborWorks America, Select Milwaukee and Wells Fargo, to kick off May 30-31 at the Wisconsin Center; eligible homebuyers can reserve $15,000 down payment assistance grants; program includes $500
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MILWAUKEE — May 8, 2014 —Wells Fargo, NeighborWorks America®  and Select Milwaukee, today joined Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett to announce the Milwaukee Wells Fargo NeighborhoodLIFT® program, an initiative offering $5.15 million from Wells Fargo to boost homeownership and strengthen neighborhoods in the city’s low- and moderate-income areas.

Ceres Conference Speakers to Discuss Sustainable Global Economy

by Mary Wenzel

I’m pleased to tell you about an upcoming event where more than 600 business leaders, investors, environmentalists and policy-makers will gather to learn and engage in conversations about accelerating the transition to a sustainable economy. The 2014 Ceres Conference themed “The Future is Now,” marks the organization’s 25th anniversary.

Wells Fargo Ranks 17th on DiversityInc’s Top 50 Companies for Diversity for 2014

Also ranked in Top 10 lists for LGBT, Veteran employees
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New York, NY, April 29, 2014 /3BL Media/ – DiversityInc announced that Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) took the 17th spot on the 14th annual Top 50 Companies for Diversity rankings before a gathering of more than 750 attendees last evening. More than a thousand public and privately held companies competed for spots on the coveted list.

The Future of Clean Energy in America

Guest Blog by Former Colorado Governor Bill Ritter, Jr.

Bill Ritter, Jr., is director of the Center for the New Energy Economy (CNEE) at Colorado State University. He is a guest blogger on Wells Fargo's Environmental Forum on the topic of the future of clean energy in America.

CNEE launched Feb. 1, 2011, with Ritter as the founding director. CNEE employs an assistant director, three senior policy advisors, an executive assistant and six student researchers.

Wells Fargo Launches Redesigned Environmental Forum Blog


In, April 2012, Wells Fargo released its renewed environmental commitment with a comprehensive set of goals and metrics measured through 2020. Goals and metrics were developed through conversations with stakeholders, and the commitment focuses on three areas — creating change within the company by reducing the environmental impact of its operations, taking action in communities, and investing in a global economy and environment.

Wells Fargo Des Moines Green Team Renovates Veteran Home

Multimedia with summary

Des Moines Green Team volunteers more than 1,000 hours to restore donated home to Purple Heart Veteran.

Volunteers Team Up With Charlotte Bobcats to Benefit Troops


Wells Fargo, Charlotte Bobcats and Family Dollar partnered together for the Military Care Event at the Time Warner Cable Arena in Uptown Charlotte. The event put members of each organization in the game to help slam dunk supplies and package them into over 10,000 care kits for military troops overseas.

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Wells Fargo Leader Joins Ceres Sustainability Conference Panel

Wells Fargo Chief Administrative Officer Pat Callahan will speak at the 2014 Ceres Conference, May 1, in Boston
Press Release

SAN FRANCISCO, Apr 21, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) Chief Administrative Officer Pat Callahan will speak at the 2014 Ceres Conference, May 1, in Boston.


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