Nonprofit Grants

Strengthening our communities through funding and collaboration

We're all in this together

It takes more than just money to build better communities—it also takes a human connection.

By building relationships within our communities, we're looking to address the challenges people face every day. Things like affordable housing, health care, and nutrition. Our grants also help with longer-term solutions, such as access to capital for small businesses, vocational training, and mentoring. 

Affordable Housing

  • The creation, preservation and/or renovation of affordable rental housing and housing for purchase by LMI borrowers
  • The development of comprehensive solutions to meet market needs to increase the inventory of affordable housing
  • Organizations that advocate on issues related to affordable housing
  • Housing sustainability to include eviction, foreclosure and displacement prevention

Essential Community Services

  • Operations/programs that focus on providing health care, mental health, elder care and addiction services to LMI individuals and families
  • Programs that provide a comprehensive approach to self-sufficiency
  • Operations/programs that focus on providing access to healthy foods to LMI communities

Small Business Access to Capital

  • Nonprofits (CDCs, CDFIs, SBICs, etc.) providing access to capital and/or technical assistance needed for small businesses, including support of minority- and women-owned businesses
  • Nonprofits providing access to capital and/or technical assistance to businesses located within government-designated business districts targeted for revitalization or stabilization

Workforce Development

  • Programs that focus on skillset development that results in job improvement for LMI individuals to earn a livable wage
  • LMI youth/adult development programs that have a focus on mentorships, apprenticeships, job training and/or scholarships for trade schools/college
  • Programs that eliminate barriers to work (such as transportation programs, soft skills training, childcare)

Ready to apply for a grant?

Nonprofit organizations that would like to apply for a grant from Truist can complete the eligibility quiz and apply online.

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