Citi Community Development

Citi Community Development is leading Citi’s commitment to achieve economic empowerment and growth for underserved individuals, families and communities by expanding access to financial products and services, and building sustainable business solutions and innovative partnerships. Our focus areas include: commercial and philanthropic funding; innovative financial products and services; and collaborations with institutions that expand access to financial products and services for low-income and underserved communities.

New! Financial Times and Citi Announce Global Call for Submissions for 2013 FT/Citi Ingenuity Awards
Apply by March 31, 2013 for the FT/Citi Ingenuity Awards. The program will recognize individuals, teams, organizations and community groups that have developed groundbreaking solutions to urban challenges that benefit cities, citizens and urban communities in a wide range of areas – from city administration, transport systems, energy and utilities, education and resource management, to housing, health, public safety, social services, mobile technologies, community engagement and collaboration platforms.

Resources for Cities

Citi for Cities is an initiative which harnesses the best of Citi across the globe to enable cities to become more efficient, by providing financing that facilitates commerce and modernization, and by empowering citizens to access services that enhance livability and prosperity. Citi aims to help cities achieve their ambitions across the key ecosystems that power a city including administration, roads and transit, ports of entry, energy and utilities, workplace and education, health and safety and regeneration and development. Citi's span of engagement with cities includes public and private sector, the financial sector and citizens and the communities in which they live. For more information, please visit

Corporate Citizenship

Corporate citizenship is a unifying theme at the core of Citi's operations.  We focus our citizenship efforts on three areas: financial inclusion, environmental sustainability, and valuing our employees.

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Citi, the world's digital bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management.