CANTON, Ohio, May 26, 2022 /3BL Media/ – On Wednesday, the KeyBank Foundation announced it is investing $450,000 in two Canton-based non-profit organizations to help revitalize the Greater Shorb Neighborhood. This transformative grant is part of KeyBank’s $40 billion National Community Benefits Plan and is symbolic of the bank’s longstanding commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.
The KeyBank Foundation announced it is investing $300,000 in Bitwise Industries Toledo to help its mission of creating 21st century economic opportunities for the overlooked and underprivileged in America’s most underestimated cities.
In 2021, Key proudly concluded our groundbreaking five-year, $16.5 billion National Community Benefits Plan. Over the course of the plan period, we provided more than $26.5 billion in lending and investments to communities across America, exceeding the aggregate financial commitments of the plan.
This month ten Central Ohio families graduated from an affordable housing program with a new outlook on life. All ten single-female-headed households took part in Move to PROPSER’s pilot program, which launched in August of 2018. The mission of MTP’s pilot program was to improve life outcomes for children and their families by creating opportunities for residential and financial stability.
To honor the memories and legacies of the victims of the tragic shooting at a supermarket in Buffalo, New York, KeyBank is announcing a $250,000 grant from the KeyBank Foundation. These funds will help support the victims’ families.
In the coming days teams at Key will work with our community partners in Buffalo to understand how best to dedicate these funds so that this support is directed where it can be most impactful.
Deal Enhances Key’s National Digital-first Offering for Healthcare Clients
CLEVELAND, May 9, 2022 /3BL Media/ -- KeyBank today announced that it has acquired GradFin, one of the nation’s leading Public Service Loan Forgiveness counseling providers. The acquisition furthers Key’s commitment to accelerate growth through targeted investments in digital, niche businesses.
KeyBus Part of Financial Inclusion Efforts as Detailed in 2021 ESG Report
KeyBank has launched a new initiative to promote access to banking and financial wellness using a transformed city transit bus. The KeyBus kicked off its year-long tour in early May during a ribbon cutting event in Cleveland, home of the bank’s headquarters.
CLEVELAND, May 5, 2022 /3BL Media/ -- In recognition of its continued commitment to and advancement of diversity, equity, and inclusion practices in the workplace, KeyBank (NYSE: KEY) has earned the #18 place on the 2022 DiversityInc "Top 50 Companies for Diversity" list, improving 5 spots from #23 in 2021.