Chase and the i.am.angel Foundation announced the opening of the Chase Homeownership Center in Boyle Heights, CA. The center will offer face-to-face counseling for borrowers who are struggling to make their mortgage payments. In partnership with the East LA Community Corporation (ELACC), the Boyle Heights center will also offer home-buying and financial literacy education for both Chase and non-Chase customers. Click here for more information.
For every new Susquehanna personal checking account that is opened at the South Atherton office by 11.30.2012, Susquehanna Bank will make a monetary contribution equivalent to 15 hours of after school programming directly to the YMCA of Centre County, with a maximum donation of $5,360. Click here for more information.
USAA Bank joined forces with Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America to introduce a customized credit card designed for IAVA members and their families. The bank launched its IAVA USAA Rewards™ World MasterCard® credit card to help support IAVA's core health, education, employment, and community programs. USAA will make a contribution to IAVA for every account opened or renewed, and each time cardholders make an eligible purchase. Click here for more information.
U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan awarded nearly $201 million to support 731 new local homeless programs across the country. The funding is part of the Obama Administration’s plan to prevent and end homelessness and provide critically needed emergency shelter, transitional housing, and permanent support for individuals and families. Click here for more information.
Wells Fargo is donating $100,000 to the American Red Cross to assist individuals and families affected by the recent tornadoes. The funds will be used to help tornado victims in Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, North Carolina, Ohio, and Tennessee. Click here for more information.
JPMorgan Chase announced that it will donate $100,000 to the American Red Cross for relief efforts to residents affected by the tornadoes that hit several Midwest states on 03.02.2012. Click here for more information.