Acts of Caring: Mobilizing CIT Employees, Customers and Others to Give Back

From the 5th Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Finalist


CIT is committed to giving back in communities it calls home. Each year, the company spearheads an annual employee volunteer initiative in June called CIT Cares Month.

This year, however, CIT transformed its annual employee volunteer initiative to reflect the needs of the current environment and introduced Acts of Caring – a program that, simply put, focused on doing something good, wherever you are.

CIT Announces Grant to Urban League of San Diego to Enhance Digital Access During COVID-19

Grant is awarded through The Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco's 2020 AHEAD Program
Press Release

PASADENA, Calif., Nov. 16, 2020 /3BL Media/ - CIT and its Pasadena-based banking subsidiary CIT Bank, N.A.

CIT Launches Two Million Meals Campaign to Fight Hunger

Join CIT and Feeding America® to help provide meals to communities in need
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NEW YORK, Nov. 11, 2020 /3BL Media/ -- CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT) recently announced the start of its annual partnership with Feeding America® and this year, will double its commitment in the fight against hunger and help donate Two Million Meals(1) for people struggling with food insecurity across the country.

CIT Named Top Lead Arranger for Renewable Energy Financing

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NEW YORK, September 8, 2020 /3BL Media/ CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT) today announced that its 

OneWest Bank Launches Program to Give Back to Local Area School Children

Three hours of virtual learning assistance donated for every checking account opened until October 15

OneWest Bank, CIT's Southern California retail bank division, recently launched its second annual Bank on Building a Brighter Community program to give back to local area school children.

CIT Leads $162 Million Financing for Texas Solar Plant

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NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2020 /3BL Media/-- CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT) recently announced that its Power and Energy unit served as sole lead arranger on a $162 million financing for the East Blackland Solar Project in Travis County, Texas.

CIT Funds Student Computer Lab with Donation to Musical Arts Institute in Chicago

Donation provides computer stations and music software for students in underserved areas
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CHICAGO, Aug. 13, 2020 /3BL Media/– CIT Group Inc.

CIT Donates to Los Angeles-based A New Way of Life Reentry Project to Support Development of Safe Housing for Women

Donation is part of Acts of Caring initiative and helps create a safe and welcoming home for formerly incarcerated women reentering the community
Press Release

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 6, 2020 /3BL Media/-- CIT Group Inc. (CIT) recently announced that it has made a donation to A New Way of Life Reentry Project, which will help the organization convert a disused convent into safe housing for formerly incarcerated women in the Los Angeles area.

CIT Supports Housing for Homeless Families in Los Angeles with Grant to Upward Bound House

Donation furnishes ten temporary housing units for families as part of Acts of Caring initiative
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LOS ANGELES, Aug. 7, 2020 /3BL Media/-- CIT Group Inc. (CIT) has announced that it has made a donation that will completely furnish ten temporary housing apartments for Upward Bound House, an organization working to eliminate homelessness among families with children in Los Angeles.

CIT Funds Greenhouse Construction at Tarzana Community and Cultural Center

Donation completes Children’s Teaching Garden dedicated to environmental sustainability as part of Acts of Caring initiative
Press Release

TARZANA, Calif., Aug. 6, 2020 /3BL Media/-- CIT Group Inc. (CIT) today announced that it has made a donation to Tarzana Community and Cultural Center (TCCC) for the construction of a greenhouse in the organization’s Children’s Teaching Garden, a community need identified by a customer of CIT’s Southern California retail bank OneWest Bank as part of the company’s Acts of Caring initiative.


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