BB&T is here to share knowledge to help clients move in a brighter direction. By focusing on financial needs at every stage of life, we empower students, friends and neighbors to become more informed consumers, armed with the knowledge and insight they need to take control of their financial future.
Our initiatives include:
BB&T Bank Bus
BB&T Financial Foundation Scholars Program
Buttonwood and HBCUs
Through our Faith-Based Symposiums, BB&T offers Capacity Building Training to Church-Based Community Development Corporations. Programs include affordable housing courses taught by National Development Council instructors; organizational strategies and guidance from the Duke University Law Center; and training provided by Freddie Mac for First-Time Homebuyer counselors.
In addition, BB&T has partnered with the Jumpstart Coalition, Consumer Credit Counseling Services, local America Saves chapters, the Social Security Administration and other nonprofits to host church financial fairs.