This top bank awarded $4.6M to 23 local nonprofits. Here"s how that helped.

The company constantly listens to local leaders and nonprofit partners to ensure it's connected to the community's most critical issues......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 3rd, 2019

First Hawaiian Bank"s Aloha for Hawaii initiative donates $1M to local nonprofits

First Hawaiian Bank's Aloha for Hawaii campaign reached its goal of donating a total of $1 million to local nonprofits this week. Since its launch on April 13, there were one million restaurant takeout or delivery purchases, made by bank customers, gen.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2020

Greater Dayton Covid-19 response fund awards new grants

A Greater Dayton coronavirus (Covid-19) response fund has awarded more grants to local nonprofits. The Dayton Foundation and United Way of the Greater Dayton Area (UWGDA) awarded grants to 10 local nonprofits within the last week from the Covid-19 R.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 21st, 2020

Greater Dayton COVID-19 response fund awards $500K in grants

The COVID-19 Response Fund for Greater Dayton has awarded another round of grants, totaling to $500,000. Of the funding, 16 grants totaling to $129,800 were awarded to local nonprofits: 18th Parallel Relief received $2,500 to aid in providing fo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 6th, 2020

Market Extra: As the Fed steps into the municipal bond market, will it be enough?

A mid-March intervention by the central bank has helped stabilize the market, but there’s likely a lot of pain ahead for the state and local bond issuers that make up the $3.85 trillion-muni market......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 31st, 2020

Dayton fund doles out new awards to nonprofits

The Dayton Foundation and United Way of the Greater Dayton Area have released the third round of recipients in a series of grants awarded from the COVID-19 Response Fund for greater Dayton to help local nonprofits provide emergency, basic human needs.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 28th, 2020

Wells Fargo gives millions in grants to help minority-owned businesses

Wells Fargo Bank NA has awarded grants through its diverse community capital program to two Phoenix-based nonprofits that provide loans for minority-owned businesses. The San Francisco-based Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC) awarded the National Association fo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 25th, 2020

Bank donates more than $400K to Dayton-area causes

Two Dayton-area nonprofits and local philanthropic initiatives received more than $400,000 in new funding. The Fifth Third Foundation announced its 2019 Strengthening Our Communities Fund grants for the region. Awards from the fund benefit designat.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2019

Alaska Airlines Foundation donates $260,000 to 24 nonprofits

Alaska Airlines Foundation, the charitable arm of the airline, has awarded $260,000 to 24 nonprofits in Hawaii, Alaska, and Washington. The six local beneficiaries are Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaii, ClimbHI’s LEI program, Friends of Hawaii Robot.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 6th, 2019

Bank of America gives grants to 27 nonprofits serving Arizona children in poverty

Bank of America again dipped into nonprofit giving this year, offering up $750,000 in grants to 27 local nonprofits, many of which deal with shelter, food and children's services. "These grants that we provide are geared toward wrap-around services to he.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2018

Local bank leader participates in roundtable with treasury secretary

Vista Bank CEO John Steinmetz attended the roundtable discussion with Steven Mnuchin and Senator Ted Cruz in which they discussed community banks' role in regulatory relief for small businesses......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 3rd, 2020

NKY nonprofits awarded $50,000 in grant funding

Horizon Community Funds is awarding four nonprofits $50,000 in grant funding, the organization announced Tuesday. The funding comes from the organization's Community Impact Fund, which provides annual gran opportunities to nonprofits "that accelerat.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 1st, 2020

City"s grant program awards nearly $1M to 79 local businesses in first round. What"s next?

A federally funded city government program for small businesses awarded its first round of grants on Tuesday, issuing a combined $880,000 to 79 Charlotte companies. The grants are part of a $30 million initiative aimed at helping small businesse.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2020

Cha-ching: This bank"s employees can earn $1,800 by staying healthy

The bank is one of the biggest in Central Florida, based on local deposits......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 29th, 2020

America Saves awards two local banks

Two Pittsburgh area banks are among 12 financial institutions nationwide receiving the 2020 Designation of Savings Excellence Award from America Saves. First Commonwealth Bank and WesBanco Bank were selected from a field of more than 200 bank.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2020

Local utility uses partnerships to power its wellness program

The company works with several downtown organizations as part of a group it helped create......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 25th, 2020

Davidson County Spotlight: Manufacturing consortium gives rise to learn-and-earn program

Davidson County Community College had already started an apprenticeship program with local manufacturers before the Davidson Davie Apprenticeship Consortium helped take it to the next level......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2020

Grant program awards $719K to over 100 small businesses in downtown Dayton

More than 100 downtown Dayton businesses have been awarded grant funding as part of a new program launched by a pair of local organizations. The REOPEN Downtown Dayton grant program partners the Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce and Downtown Dayton P.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2020

WR Realtors" Claire Alagia steps down as GM, successor named

Alagia led the company through a rebranding effort and helped WR Realtors increase its footprint in the local luxury real estate market......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 17th, 2020

Fed launches long-awaited Main Street lending program, seeks to reach nonprofits

The Federal Reserve on Monday launched its Main Street Lending Program, the most complex program undertaken yet by the U.S. central bank to help keep the backbone of the economy from buckling under the strains of the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 15th, 2020

The Fed: Fed’s Daly defends $3 trillion in asset purchases, saying they helped broader sector of Americans than just financial markets

San Francisco Fed President Mary Daly on Monday defended the central bank’s purchase of $3 trillion in assets to ease financial market conditions, saying they’ve helped more Americans than just Wall Street.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 15th, 2020