CLEVELAND, January 29, 2019 /3BL Media/ - KeyCorp (NYSE: KEY) has been named one of the world’s most sustainable companies by Corporate Knights, a research firm that produces rankings and financial product ratings based on corporate sustainability performance. Key’s is ranked #51 on the Global 100 list, driven by its sustainable practices, renewable energy portfolio, and gender diversity on its Board and in its executive leadership ranks. Key is one of only four U.S. based banks to make the list this year.
Marks the third consecutive time KeyBank is honored on the annual Civic 50 list
CLEVELAND, June 28, 2016 /3BL Media/ – KeyBank was recognized today as one of the most community-minded companies in the nation, as a part of Points of Light’s "Civic 50," marking the third consecutive time that KeyBank has been included on the 50-company list. Civic 50 is an initiative that sets the standard for corporate civic engagement and creates a roadmap for companies seeking to best use their time, talent, and resources to improve the quality of life in the communities where they do business.
Employee Donations will be Matched Dollar-for-Dollar
CLEVELAND, Ohio, June 16, 2016 /3BL Media/ — Today, KeyBank Foundation announced it will donate $50,000 to the OneOrlando Fund, announced on Monday by Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer, established to respond to the needs of the Orlando community after the Pulse nightclub tragedy.
Devoe II Housing, an expansion of Drexel House, will make permanent supportive housing available to veterans and homeless individuals in Olympia and Thurston Counties
CLEVELAND, June 8, 2016 /3BL Media/ — KeyBank announced it will provide a total of $16.2MM to help develop 50 units of permanent supportive housing for veterans and homeless individuals at Devoe II Housing. Living options will be provided for individuals making at or below between 30 and 50 percent of the area median income. The $16.2MM total is comprised of a $6.9MM construction loan and a $9.3MM equity investment. Aubre Dickson and Jennifer Seamons of Key’s Community Development Lending & Investing (CDLI) team arranged the financing.
Grants include $1MM to Say Yes Buffalo and $500,000 to Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo; Grants aligned with Key’s $16.5B National Community Benefits Plan; Grants in addition to KeyBank's $20MM to First Niagara Foundation
BUFFALO, N.Y., May 11, 2016 /3BL Media/ — KeyBank today reaffirmed its commitment to helping communities thrive in Western New York with several major philanthropic announcements for Buffalo. KeyCorp Chairman and CEO Beth Mooney said today’s announcements are further examples of KeyBank’s investment in New York as part of the pending merger with First Niagara Financial Group.
The St. Francis Park Apartments will make housing available to low-income victims of domestic violence and the homeless
CLEVELAND, April 25, 2016 /3BL Media/ — Today, KeyBank announced it will invest a total of $9.5 million in equity in the St. Francis Park Apartments in Portland, Oregon. The investment supports the development of 106 units of affordable housing for single persons and small households living at or below 60% area median income. The St. Francis Park Apartments will maintain a preference for 25 households that are experiencing homelessness or are victims of domestic violence.
Plan Includes Investment in Underserved Communities
CLEVELAND, OH, MARCH 18, 2016 /3BL Media/ – KeyBank today announced several major steps to further its community investments across the company as part of a National Community Benefits Plan. The investments announced today underscore KeyBank’s commitment to helping clients and communities thrive as well as its responsible approach to banking, citizenship and operations.
CLEVELAND, Ohio March 7, 2016 /3BL Media/— Today, the KeyBank Foundation awarded a $250,000 grant to Ginn Academy, the first and only all-male public high school in Ohio. The grant will support academic performance and create additional workplace experience opportunities for the students of Ginn Academy, which was established to help local urban adolescent males reach their full potential and beyond.
The Cambray Court Apartments supports seniors earning between 30 and 90 percent or less of area median income
CLEVELAND, January 28, 2016 /3BL Media/ — Today, KeyBank announced its total investment of $28.67MM in the Cambray Court Apartments, a 71-unit affordable housing project re-developed in partnership with Omni Housing Development LLC and managed by United Helpers to support seniors in St. Lawrence County, New York.
Tenth Annual Super Refund Saturday Event Includes Earned Income Tax Credit Access
CLEVELAND, January 27, 2016 /3BL Media/ – On February 6, 2016, KeyBank will partner with nonprofit organizations in nine metropolitan areas across the United States to host its eleventh annual Super Refund Saturday—a one-day event during which KeyBank employees provide free, individual federal income tax preparation sessions to local low- and moderate-income wage earners, helping them determine their eligibility and apply for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC).