Effective community improvement is our goal. We're committed to working closely with people and organizations that work for positive change. Because of this, we provide $20 million in KeyBank Foundation grants and charitable sponsorships annually.

Philanthropy

KeyBank Foundation Gives $300,000 for Homeless Veterans in Michigan

A grant from KeyBank has made lives better for homeless veterans in Michigan. The generous grant will provide housing and employment opportunities for those who have served our country and now need our help to improve their futures.

April 2018
Philanthropy

KeyBank Awards $600,000 for Erie County Medical Center Expansion

KeyBank funding helps an Upstate New York trauma center to relocate and expand – bringing better health care to area residents.

March 2018
Philanthropy

Women in Leadership Roles Know It Takes Business Acumen to Reach the Top, and for This Bank Executive It Took Following This Surprising Advice

As chief of staff and director of Corporate Center for KeyCorp Trina Evans has a vast range of responsibilities at one of the largest banks in the U.S., and she got here, in part, by following some surprising advice.

March 2018
Philanthropy

Key Makes $1 Million Donation to Connecticut Nonprofit

KeyBank's donation to ConnCAT will help hundreds of disadvantaged adults receive career training so they can find fulfilling work in Connecticut.

January 2018
Philanthropy

Ex-Cleveland Browns Player Who Was There for “The Drive” Sees Good Things Ahead for the Team

From Browns to Banker, Brian Brennan may have taken an unusual career path but remains true to Cleveland. The former wide-receiver recalls “The Drive” and sees good things ahead for this season.

September 2017
Philanthropy

KeyBank’s Head of Sustainability Gives Back to His Neighborhood

Over the past decade, the Detroit Shoreway has grown in popularity as a place to live for northeast Ohioans. Driven by arts, culture and diversity, the neighborhood is quickly becoming a premier place to live, work and play. Andrew Watterson, Key’s Head of Sustainability, is proud to call it home.

August 2017
Philanthropy

Key’s Community Investment

Recognizing the potential of KeyBank’s vast network, Cleveland Market President Kip Clarke has created a unique community engagement strategy.

August 2017
Philanthropy

"It Takes a Village"

Most kids go to school during the day but for those with severe emotional and behavioral problems, school is not an option. Positive Education Program, or PEP, offers programming and support for families and students facing challenging situations.

July 2017
Philanthropy

Karamu House

ideastream and KeyBank are proud to present “Karamu: 100 Years in the House”: a documentary that chronicles the incredible story of the oldest African-American performing arts theater in America, the Karamu House in the historic Fairfax neighborhood of Cleveland.

February 2017
Philanthropy

ideastream and KeyBank Bring Screening of PBS Documentary "The Pursuit: 50 Years in the Fight for LGBT Rights" to Cleveland

In celebration of the progress of the LGBTQ civil rights movement, The Pursuit: 50 Years in the Fight for LGBT Rights made its Cleveland debut at the Ohio Theatre in Playhouse Square. The documentary features Jason Rudman, Director of Consumer Payments and Digital Banking at KeyBank, and his family.

August 2016