Real progress. Inspiring stories of change.

In 2020, we provided $161 million1 in grants to nonprofits, focusing on economic mobility, strengthening small businesses, leadership development, education equity, and supporting thriving communities. Through our partnership with these innovative organizations, the communities we serve have a chance for a better quality of life.

Explore the impact.

These stories of struggle, courage, and unity are a small glimpse into the vital work being done across America. Together, we can inspire and build better lives and communities.

Truist Foundation helps students break through financial barriers to college graduation
Truist Foundation helps students break through financial barriers to college graduation

Truist Foundation teams up with Heart of Florida United Way to increase graduation rates among low-income, first generation, and veteran students attending Seminole State College.

A racial equity program meets the moment.
A racial equity program meets the moment.

Truist Foundation leveraged its long-standing relationship with Purpose Built Communities to boost a Racial Equity Ambassador program.

How one person’s walk sparked lasting change for many.
How one person’s walk sparked lasting change for many.

NCIA’s Herb Hoelter and the Truist Foundation team up to fight homelessness and provide economic mobility through vocational training centers.

Small businesses recover through new sources of capital
Small businesses recover through new sources of capital

Truist Foundation knew it needed to get capital into communities hit the hardest by COVID-19, so it approached NC Rural Center with a new idea.

How Truist Foundation helped Black-owned businesses stay afloat during the pandemic.
How Truist Foundation helped Black-owned businesses stay afloat during the pandemic.

With a mission to support racially diverse small businesses, Truist Foundation worked with Black Business Investment Fund on a grant program to support Black-owned businesses impacted by the pandemic.

About Truist Foundation

BB&T and SunTrust formed Truist with a shared purpose—to inspire and build better lives and communities. By providing grants in support of nonprofit organizations through the Truist Foundation, we can help grow their impact.

Do you share our passion for helping people achieve more?

Let's work together to build better lives. For questions, call us at 833-307-2351, or send us an email at truistfoundation@truist.com