SunTrust Foundation

The SunTrust Foundation serves as the cornerstone of SunTrust's philanthropic efforts and was created in 2008 to strengthen the long-term effectiveness of the non-profit organizations that serve our communities.

The foundation's areas of focus include education, health and human services, culture and art and civic and community.

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Recent News from SunTrust Foundation

Winners and finalists for the 2019 Salute to Excellence Awards
Foundation: SunTrust Foundation

The Center for Nonprofit Management has announced the winners of its annual Salute to Excellence Awards. The awards recognize individuals...more

SunTrust Foundation Awards $500000 Grant to National Foundation for Credit Counseling
Foundation: SunTrust Foundation

ATLANTA, Oct. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The SunTrust Foundation has awarded a $500,000 grant to the National Foundation for Credit...more

A new Dawn: Campbell honored as 2019 Champion for Children
Foundation: SunTrust Foundation

... second-grade teacher at Cracker Trail Elementary School, helping children find their voice, and through the Mustang Leadership Team and...more

9.2.2019 US News
Foundation: Princeton Area Community Foundation, SunTrust Foundation

The Princeton Area Community Foundation named John S. Watson Jr. as fund ... Kathryn A. Nelson joined the Hawai'i Community Foundation as...more

Neighborworks Columbus receives $75000 grant from SunTrust
Foundation: SunTrust Foundation

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL) – The NeighborWorks Columbus organization has been recognized by the SunTrust Foundation for their work in the city...more

The Jim Moran Institute receives SunTrust Foundation's 2019 Lighting the Way Award, $75000 grant
Foundation: SunTrust Foundation

The SunTrust Foundation's Lighting the Way Awards recognize and support nonprofit organizations that work to build self-sufficient families and...more

North Fulton Community Charities awarded grant by SunTrust Foundation
Foundation: SunTrust Foundation

North Fulton Community Charities was awarded a 2019 Lighting the Way Award and $75,000 grant by the SunTrust Foundation. The...more

Grant will help Soteria provide more resources to previously incarcerated citizens
Foundation: SunTrust Foundation

Soteria Community Development Corporation (Soteria CDC) provides financial planning skills, job training, affordable housing, and more to...more

Center for Nonprofit Management announces finalists for 2019 Salute to Excellence awards
Foundation: SunTrust Foundation

Nashville's Center for Nonprofit Management announced the finalists for the 2019 Salute to Excellence nonprofit awards at PNC Bank's...more

SunTrust Doubles Community Investment in Atlanta to $300 Million Over Next Three Years
Foundation: SunTrust Foundation

SunTrust has already started increasing its community support in Atlanta this year. One example is the recently announced SunTrust Foundation...more

Social Enterprise Network Sites

Social Entrepreneurship

Keeping Half the Profits Beats Non-profits for Social Impact

Keeping Half the Profits Beats Non-profits for Social Impact

Melbourne social enterprise Who Gives A Crap sold nearly 3 million rolls of toilet paper in 2014/15 and gave half the proceeds to WaterAid Australia, but co-founder Simon Griffiths says the donation would have been less had the startup adopted a non-profit model when it launched two years ago.

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