Over the past seven months, HOPE Inside Fulton Bank has generated 314 new homeowners within the bank’s footprint in Pennsylvania for over $39 million in mortgage loans funded. The partnership is part of the Fulton Forward™ initiative, which helps to advance underserved communities by promoting affordable housing, financial literacy, and economic development. Along with the HOPE Inside the program, Fulton Bank also partnered with Operation HOPE to administer its Closing Cost Assistance Program, which offers eligible homebuyers up to $2,500 toward closing costs. Closing cost grants disbursed for the period total $351, 500.