Bank of New York Mellon (BNY Mellon), a Fortune 200 investment company, was formed in 2007 with the merger of The Bank of New York and the Mellon Financial Corporation, the bank having been founded in 1784 by Alexander Hamilton. Today, BNY is one of the largest asset management companies in the world, its major line of business, investment services, including asset and issuer servicing, treasury services, clearance and collateral management, and asset and wealth management.
BNY Mellon focuses its corporate citizenship efforts on how its business impacts the environment and people around the world, with particular emphasis on identifying new avenues to achieve sustainable economic growth that protects healthy markets and delivers value to its clients, communities, businesses, governments, and people everywhere.
The company’s philanthropic strategy is to use its reach, market influence and resources to help address pressing world challenges, including climate awareness, social equity, and fair-minded economic growth.
BNY Mellon has partnered with HSF since 2008, supporting HSF Scholarships and Scholar Support Services, which include access to mentoring, leadership development, career services, knowledge building, and personal wellness training to 10,000+ HSF Scholars, annually.