TD to Donate $500K to American Red Cross to Support Hurricane Sandy Relief
CHERRY HILL, N.J., and PORTLAND, Maine, Oct. 31, 2012
CHERRY HILL, N.J., and PORTLAND, Maine, Oct. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --TD Bank
Group and the TD Charitable Foundation, funded by TD Bank, America's Most
Convenient Bank^®, will donate a combined $500,000 to the American Red Cross
to support Hurricane Sandy relief efforts.
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"Our thoughts go out to our customers, employees, friends and family
devastated by Hurricane Sandy," said Bharat Masrani, President and CEO of TD
Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank. "Many across our footprint are beginning
to assess the damage caused by the storm. As they embark on the difficult
cleanup process, we want them to know that TD Bank is a neighbor that is
committed to supporting them in rebuilding their communities."
"In the aftermath of the hurricane, many will be turning to the American Red
Cross for relief. We are proud to donate to an organization that plays a vital
role in supporting communities affected by this disaster," added Elizabeth K.
Warn, President of the TD Charitable Foundation.
TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank^®, also recently announced an
assistance program for customers impacted by the hurricane. The program
includes fee refunds, waived early withdrawal penalties, and expedited
delivery of debit or credit cards. Customers who need assistance should
contact a TD Bank representative through our 24/7 live phone support at
1-888-751-9000 or by visiting a TD Bank store when it is safe to do so.
Up-to-date information on hurricane related, TD Bank store closings is
available at http://www.tdbank.com/hurricanealert/
About the TD Charitable Foundation
The TD Charitable Foundation is funded by TD Bank N.A., which operates as TD
Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank^®, and is one of the 10 largest
commercial banking organizations in the United States. The Foundation's
mission is to serve the individuals, families and businesses in all the
communities where TD Bank operates, having made $88.6 million in charitable
donations since its inception in 2002. The Foundation's areas of focus are
affordable housing, financial literacy and education, and the environment.
More information on the TD Charitable Foundation, including an online grant
application, is available at www.TDBank.com.
About TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank^®
TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank, is one of the 10 largest banks in the
U.S., providing nearly 8 million customers with a full range of retail, small
business and commercial banking products and services at nearly 1,300
convenient locations throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Metro D.C., the
Carolinas and Florida. In addition, TD Bank and its subsidiaries offer
customized private banking and wealth management services through TD Wealth^®,
and vehicle financing and dealer commercial services through TD Auto Finance.
TD Bank is headquartered in Cherry Hill, N.J., and Portland, Maine. To learn
more, visit www.tdbank.com. Find TD Bank on Facebook at
www.facebook.com/TDMoneyLoungeUS and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/TDBank_US.
TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank, is a member of TD Bank Group and a
subsidiary of The Toronto-Dominion Bank of Toronto, Canada, a top 10 financial
services company in North America. The Toronto-Dominion Bank is one of the few
banks in the world rated Aaa by Moody's and trades on the New York and Toronto
stock exchanges under the ticker symbol "TD." To learn more, visit www.td.com.
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Contact: Jimmy Hernandez, TD Bank, Cell: +1-856-397-5550,
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