assets.rbl.ms

TD Bank Donates $200,000 to Support Hurricane Matthew Relief Efforts

TD Bank Group (No. 39 on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies) has donated $200,000 to the Red Cross to support hurricane relief efforts in the Caribbean, with an initial focus on Haiti, followed by the Carolinas, Florida andGeorgia. A TD Charitable Foundation donation in the amount of $100,000 comprises half of the grant. The TD Charitable Foundation is the charitable giving arm of TD Bank, N.A. America’s Most Convenient Bank.


“The devastation from the storm will be tremendous, so we want to provide support to the Red Cross in its efforts to help those impacted,” says Michael Rayder, Donation and Foundation Manager, TD Charitable Foundation. “Our thoughts are with everyone affected by this catastrophic hurricane.”

About the TD Charitable Foundation

The TD Charitable Foundation is the charitable giving arm of 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 support individuals, families and businesses in the communities TD Bank serves, The Foundation has made more than $159.8 million in charitable donations since its inception in 2002 primarily in the areas of 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.

Latest News

Oak Park, Illinois

Illinois Professor Suspended, Charged with Hate Crime After Allegedly Spitting on Black Woman and Using Racial Slur

An Illinois professor has been suspended from his job and charged with a hate crime after he allegedly spat on and racially attacked a Black female driver in a suburban Chicago grocery store parking lot earlier this month. Antonio Planas of NBC News has reported that Alberto Friedmann, a professor…

Joaquin Castro

New Research Shows a Continued Lack of Hispanic and Latinx Representation in Movies, Media and Publishing

In a bit of disheartening news in the midst of Hispanic Heritage Month, a new government study has confirmed that Latinx individuals are vastly under-included and underrepresented in many parts of the media world. Astrid Galvan of the Associated Press reported on the study from the U.S. Government Accountability Office,…

Newberg, Oregon

Oregon School Employee Suspended for Showing Up to Work in Blackface To Protest State Vaccination Policies

Racial controversies continue to mount at the Newberg Public School system located in the suburbs of Portland, Oregon. Last week, students in the district’s high school conducted a mock “slave auction” on social media in which they ridiculed fellow classmates and discussed how much they would or wouldn’t pay to…