We appreciate your interest in Wells Fargo's philanthropic goals and objectives. At Wells Fargo, we believe that grant-making decisions are more effective when made locally. That's why Wells Fargo is actively involved in the communities where we live and work, and why our team members are leaders in helping our communities succeed.

Human Services

Wells Fargo is committed to supporting social and human service organizations whose work chiefly benefits low- and moderate-income individuals. These organizations may be involved in a variety of areas, including:

Addressing critical needs such as hunger and homelessness

Enable and sustain independence for individuals and families

Provide access to community services


Please note that Wells Fargo is unable to consider grants for the following:

Advertising and promotional items

Animal related causes

Capital campaigns


For-profit entities including start-up businesses


Individual higher education institutions

Individuals, including scholarship or fellowship assistance

International organizations

Marketing activities

Political, labor, religious or fraternal activities

Publications, films or production underwriting

Purchase of tables/tickets to fundraising events

Recreational programs

Single disease issues

Sports/athletic group activities

Start-up funding for new organizations

Travel, including student trips


Video or film production, including documentaries


Grant applications are reviewed throughout the calendar year. You will typically be notified of our decision no later than 60 days after we receive your fully completed application. Applications received between October 1 and December 31 may not be reviewed until the first quarter of the next year.




Julie K. Behling, Community Affairs Officer

Wells Fargo Government and Community Relations

100 East Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 1200

MAC N9811-129

Milwaukee, WI 53202