HumanKind receives Lighting The Way Award, $75K grant


LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) – The SunTrust Foundation has awarded HumanKind the 2019 Lighting The Way Award as well as a $75,000 grant for the non-profit organization’s efforts to strengthen the financial stability of individuals and families through care, counseling and education.

The SunTrust Foundation gave a total of $2.7 million in grants to a total of 36 non-profit organizations across the Southeast and Midwest.

“HumanKind is grateful for this recognition and award of $75,000 which supports credit repair and employment opportunities through fair market vehicle loans, financial counseling and case management. With the support of the SunTrust Foundation, we will continue to strengthen our community, grow our impact and transform the lives of families experiencing barriers to financial stability.”

Bob Dendy, President & CEO of HumanKind

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