Fifth Third is committed to environmental leadership in the financial services sector and to leading the transition to a sustainable future. Our commitment is rooted in our desire to build strong communities, to serve our customers well and our Vision to be the One Bank people most value and trust. We are driven by our understanding that integrating sustainability into all aspects of our Company creates long-term sustainable value and strengthens the communities we serve.
CINCINNATI, January 6, 2022 /3BL Media/ – The Fifth Third Foundation at Fifth Third Bank, National Association, has announced grants of more than $23 million in 2021. The philanthropic organization made the awards to nearly 140 organizations that focus on culture, civic and community programs, nonprofits, small businesses, affordable housing, financial literacy and workforce development efforts.
CINCINNATI, December 17, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Fifth Third Bank’s Community Development Lending and Investments group has closed on more than $500 million in loans and investments in 2021. The financing provided for over 6,000 units of new and preserved housing for low- and moderate-income people, including families and seniors. In addition, over six loans and investments went to development projects that will provide jobs and services for communities in the Bank’s footprint.
More than 16,000 employees participated in Fifth Third Bank’s annual United Way employee giving campaign. Over $5 million was pledged to help United Way and its partner organizations improve the lives of families and individuals throughout the communities in which the bank serves.
Report highlights how Bank lives its purpose, affirms commitment to customers, communities, employees, shareholders and regulators
CINCINNATI, November 19, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Fifth Third Bancorp (Nasdaq: FITB) today announced that its 2020 Environmental, Social and Governance Report, published in June 2021, has earned five MarCom Awards. The 2020 ESG Report won platinum awards, the highest honor possible, in three categories: Annual Reports (Corporate Social Responsibility), Annual Reports (Writing), and Annual Reports (Design).
The Gratiot/7 Mile region, known as G7, is Fifth Third’s adopted neighborhood of Detroit. Fifth Third is investing $5 million into the community via Detroit’s Strategic Neighborhood Fund and Affordable Housing Leverage Fund.
Fifth Third was one of five companies to announce such an investment in December 2018. On Fifth Third Day— May 3, 2019—we announced that our neighborhood would be G7.
The $5 million investment is funding physical improvements to parks, streetscapes, commercial corridors, single family housing and affordable housing.
On Nov. 16 at 1-2 p.m. ET, Fifth Third Bank will pull back the curtain on its journey to set — and achieve — holistic sustainability goals. Then experts from ENGIE Impact will share insights and tools on how your organization can develop its own holistic sustainability strategy in a new webinar sponsored by GreenBiz.
CINCINNATI, November 5, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Fifth Third Private Bank, a division of Fifth Third Bank, N.A., is pleased to announce the launch of Giving with Purpose. This co-branded, donor-advised fund offering, presented with the Greater Cincinnati Foundation will bring clients a best-in-class experience that also maximizes their charitable impact on the community.
CINCINNATI, November 4, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Fifth Third Bank, National Association, announced a special payment of $1,250 for full-time employees who have provided essential banking services to customers through the ongoing pandemic. It is the second time the Bank has recognized the work of these employees through a special payment program.