On Purpose at Truist

On Purpose at Truist

See how Truist teammates are living out our purpose, mission and values to inspire and build better lives and communities.

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Lynette Bell: Equitable Change Starts With Better Relationships
As the eldest child, Truist Foundation President Lynette Bell learned the meaning of responsibility early on. And math was her secret weapon.  After school, it was her job to make sure her brother did his homework and cleaned his room. “You can imagine how fun that was for me as an older sibling. But when we’d have to be quiet, I was always giving my brother math problems. Math was...
May 23, 2022 3:50 PM ET
'Boys & Girls Clubs Saved My Life.' Caring for Kids in the Digital Age.
"I've been with Boys & Girls Clubs my entire life," says Tony Orr, regional Southeast vice president for Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA). Orr has worked with BGCA for 18 years. But it all began for him as a young boy, going to the Milton Road club in Charlotte, North Carolina, when he was just 6 years old. With his grandmother working two jobs, Orr needed a place to go after...
May 20, 2022 11:15 AM ET
Saving the Day for a Day Care
Scott Blaney spent the past two years refurbishing a boat that its previous owner had dubbed a $500 hunk of junk. Blaney, though, has a knack for seeing the possibility in things—and in people. It’s a quality he brings to work as an assistant vice president and manager of the Truist main branch in Martinsburg, West Virginia. That’s where he was when he first met with Rashida Yost, a local day...
Apr 8, 2022 3:00 PM ET
Giving Atlanta's Low-income and Homeless Residents a Step Up
The city of Atlanta has grown significantly in recent decades—an increase that’s placing a strain on the housing market. Since 2010, the city’s population has increased from 420,000 to 500,000.1 But only 17,500 new housing units have been built in that time, with fewer than 20% qualifying as affordable housing. For the 40% of households that earn less than $45,000 per year, paying...
Mar 14, 2022 1:00 PM ET
Helping Homeless Atlanta Veterans Restore Their Lives
Serving your country can provide a sense of pride and patriotism, but more than 37,000 veterans1 experience homelessness on any given night. Georgia has the fifth-largest veteran population in the country,2 so the need for resources is high. That’s why the Veterans...
Feb 24, 2022 2:30 PM ET

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