TD Charitable Foundation Donates $1.5 Million to United Way
CHERRY HILL, N.J. and PORTLAND, Maine, Nov. 14, 2012
CHERRY HILL, N.J. and PORTLAND, Maine, Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/-- The TD
Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank, America's Most
Convenient Bank^®, has donated $1.5 million to United Way to kick off the
bank's annual employee giving campaign.
The donation is being distributed to 129 local United Ways from Maine to
Florida. In addition, the 2012 TD Employee Giving Campaign will raise funds on
behalf of United Way beginning Nov. 14 and continuing through Dec. 7, 2012.
"United Way does truly important work in our communities and we are very
excited to continue the TD Charitable Foundation's support with this
donation," said Elizabeth K. Warn, President of the TD Charitable Foundation.
"Combined with the tremendous contributions of TD employees over the next few
weeks, this year's campaign promises to make a great impact."
Last year, the TD Charitable Foundation and TD Employee Giving Campaign
combined to contribute $3.74 million to United Way.
A staunch commitment to active involvement in the local community is a vital
element of the TD Bank philosophy. TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank^®
and the TD Charitable Foundation provide support to affordable housing,
financial literacy and education, and environmental initiatives, many of which
focus on improving the welfare of children and families.
About the TD Charitable Foundation
The TD Charitable Foundation is the charitable giving arm of 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 $98.2 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.
SOURCE TD Charitable Foundation
Contact: Media, Eric Springer, +1-856-470-3898, Eric.Springer@td.com
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