KeyBank Prioritizes Giving in Puget Sound Area

Posted: 11/17/2020, 12:44 PM
Company: KeyBank
Author: Laura Suter
Source: Key.com

KeyBank is proud to announce that it has donated nearly $500,000 to COVID relief and social justice/racial equity efforts in the greater Seattle and South Puget Sound areas. Among the causes it has supported are Tacoma Housing Authority, United Way Pierce County, REWA, YWCA of King Snohomish, Tacoma Urban League, Urban League of Metro Seattle and numerous others.

“It’s important that we all come together to support community members who are struggling with the challenges 2020 has presented,” said KeyBank Seattle Cascades President, Matt Hill. “We have seen our neighbors hurting due to economic and societal hardships and inequalities, and we at KeyBank are proud to come along beside them and lend a hand.”

KeyBank has been active in providing assistance in numerous ways to businesses, non-profits and families across KeyBank’s national footprint. More information about how KeyBank is helping communities get through COVID-19, including KeyBank Foundation’s $18 million philanthropic commitment, is available at key.com/coronavirus.

“As the year rounds out, KeyBank is aware that the need for support is still great,” said KeyBank South Puget Sound President, Brian Marlow. “We are encouraged when we see our community working together to help one another."

KeyBank Assists is a program that has been providing support to local charities and restaurants in the area. KeyBank Assists has given gift cards to many families, essential workers and first responders surprising them with supporting charities and small businesses.

About KeyBank (NYSE: KEY)

KeyCorp's roots trace back 190 years to Albany, New York. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Key is one of the nation's largest bank-based financial services companies, with assets of approximately $170.5 billion at September 30, 2020.

Key provides deposit, lending, cash management, and investment services to individuals and businesses in 15 states under the name KeyBank National Association through a network of more than 1,000 branches and approximately 1,400 ATMs. Key also provides a broad range of sophisticated corporate and investment banking products, such as merger and acquisition advice, public and private debt and equity, syndications and derivatives to middle market companies in selected industries throughout the United States under the KeyBanc Capital Markets trade name. For more information, visit https://www.key.com/. KeyBank is Member FDIC