Since 2008 our diverse and experienced team has been innovating in the social impact field.Learn More
We work nationally with services including communities benefits strategies, social impact consulting, impact investing, and project development. Learn More
ACT is active 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

RFP: Cooking Up Business

American Communities Trust is looking for proposals to assist with implementation of the Cooking Up Business program, a local technical assistance program focused on culinary entrepreneurs in Baltimore City, Maryland. Proposals due 6/5/2015.

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Creating Jobs for East Baltimore

Opportunities for neighborhood residents as first phase of the Baltimore Food Hub construction beginsAmerican Communities Trust (ACT) is excited to announce a partnership that will kick off the redevelopment of a blighted 3.5-acre site and create jobs […]