We want to help all of our customers succeed financially and promote long-term economic growth and improved quality of life for everyone in our communities. We promote economic development and self-sufficiency through community donations, community development loans and investments, financial education, affordable housing, environmental stewardship, and through the efforts of our enthusiastic team member volunteers.

Wells Fargo donated $1.1 billion to nonprofits over the last four years (2011-2014) to support and revitalize communities, help charitable organizations and grow local economies, including more than $281.2 million to 17,100 nonprofits and schools in 2014. Additional community support in 2014 included:

HomeownershipShow Details

$71.2 million in grants to nonprofits supporting affordable housing, homeownership counseling and foreclosure prevention.

Community DevelopmentShow Details

$57 billion in CRA qualified community development loans and investments to advance affordable housing, job creation, community services, and economic development in low- and moderate-income areas.

EducationShow Details

$71.6 million to 8,000 educational programs and schools around the U.S.

Supplier DiversityShow Details

$1 billion of controllable budget spent with certified diverse-owned businesses, representing 10 percent of our total annual procurement budget.

Team Member GivingShow Details

1.74 million hours volunteered by 64,350 team members in their local communities; a record $97.7 million contributed by team members through year-round donations to nonprofits and the Community Support and United Way Campaign.

EnvironmentShow Details

$15 billion in environmental loans and investments for “greener” buildings, clean technology and other environmentally sustainable businesses; $11 million in grants to more than 5285 environmental nonprofits.
We invite you to learn more by reading our Corporate Social Responsibility Report.

Hands on Banking®

Our financial education program, Hands on Banking® and its Spanish-language counterpart El futuro en tus manos®, delivers free courses for the military, seniors, small business owners, and youth. These courses teach the basics of responsible money management, including how to create a budget, save and invest, borrow responsibly, buy a home, establish a small business, and save for retirement.