January 2, 2018 (Roanoke, VA)—Wells Fargo announced it has donated a 105-year old former bank to Virginia Community Capital (VCC). 

Leah Fremouw, director of community impact at VCC, said the organization will announce a series of community meetings on the bank building during the next three months. VCC said it intends to “direct the redevelopment of the 55,000-square-foot property into a practical use that further strengthens the central core of the city, enhances economic development, creates jobs, and potentially expands downtown development opportunities for others.”

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