​What is the Philadelphia smartWISE Coalition?

The Philadelphia smartWISE Coalition is designed to serve as a fiduciary business model for Community Benefit Agreements between banks and Black Communities nationwide.



The first step to onboarding your business or project for the Black Folks Plan is to join the Philadelphia smartWISE Coalition.  Click the link below to register as a new member for PSWC. 

What is the Black Folks Plan? 

In 2019, Truist Bank entered into a Community Benefits Plan under which Truist bank will lend or invest $60 billion to low and moderate-income (LMI) borrowers and in LMI communities over a three-year period from 2020 through 2022.


How do you secure funding for your business or project?