The MUFG Union Bank Foundation, a nonprofit public benefit corporation, serves as an agent for charitable contributions made by MUFG Union Bank. Throughout its history, the Foundation has supported the bank’s commitment to help meet the needs of the communities it serves.
The MUFG Union Bank Foundation is committed to providing more flexible funding to help grantee partners who continue to serve our communities in this unprecedented time of need due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Foundation’s vision is to make philanthropic investments that expand access to economic opportunity in low- and moderate-income communities specifically in the areas of affordable housing, community economic development, education, human services and the environment.
Funding Focus Areas
Affordable Housing: Improve housing stability and influence public policy
- Housing development and rehabilitation
- Emergency/transitional/permanent housing
- Public Policy
Economic Development: Catalyze economic growth and prosperity
- Small business support and innovation
- Job training and career development
- Financial education
- Money management/credit counseling
- Homeownership counseling
Stewardship and Sustainability: Support environmental and social well-being
– Arts education
– Environmental education
– Tutoring/homework help
- Basic needs (Food security)
- Land preservation and resource conservation
- Clean water
- Clean energy