Since 2008 our diverse and experienced team has been innovating in the social impact field.Learn More

We offer services nationally including communities benefits strategies, social impact consulting, impact investing, and project development. Learn More

ACT is actively increasing the social impact of organizations across the country through a variety of projects.Learn More

Our Services

  • Community Benefits Strategies: ACT works with private developers, financial institutions, and other partners to help them maximize the community benefits of their projects and investments, which translates to meaningful social impact and bottom-line impact.
  • Social Impact Consulting: ACT partners with nonprofits and community-based organizations to help them make their social impact projects and programs a reality, while also helping our partners gain expertise and build capacity along the way.
  • Impact Investing: ACT makes strategic investments in real-estate and operating businesses that have a social impact on our communities.
  • Project Development: ACT occasionally takes on the role of master developer or development partner on real-estate projects that have a high impact on improving our communities, creating jobs, and building community/economic development.

Latest News

Baltimore Food Hub groundbreaking

American Communities Trust (ACT) is pleased to announce the long-awaited groundbreaking on the Baltimore Food Hub campus in East Baltimore.

Please join us to celebrate on September 20, 2016 from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. […]

Funding Opportunity: $10,000 Loans for Baltimore Food Entrepeneurs

Baltimore food entrepreneurs: Loans of up to $10,000 available to grow small food businesses through generous support from the Goldseker Foundation. Please review the Application Package below for more information.

Application Package

ACT Releases New Industry Report on U.S. Kitchen Incubators

ACT, in partnership with Econsult Solutions and Urbane Development, is proud to announce the release of U.S. Kitchen Incubators: An Industry Update– a follow-up to the 2013 first-of-its-kind industry report U.S. Kitchen Incubators: An Industry Snapshot. […]