National Bank employees and retirees exceeded last year’s results by raising $3.64 million during the 41st edition of the United Way Centraide campaign. Over $19 million has been given to the organization over the past six years.
“I’m proud of the generosity of our employees who, thanks to their efforts and creativity, help us have a positive impact in people’s lives year after year,” said Louis Vachon, President and Chief Executive Officer of National Bank. “National Bank’s philanthropic efforts are wide-ranging, which allow us to continue helping a large number of causes and groups in precarious situations. United Way Centraide does remarkable work in that sense and our employees support this wholeheartedly.”
This donation of $3.64 million includes contributions from thousands of National Bank employees and retirees across Canada, plus a corporate donat
The Bank’s 41st United Way/Centraide campaign was led by four campaign co-governors:
More than 200 Bank employees showed their creativity and commitment to the cause in many ways:
> Organizing a Holiday season
> Holding a LinkedIn advice clinic and taking professional portraits for employees
> Organizing a workshop to help employees relax through laughing
About National Bank of Canada
With $262 billion in assets as at October 31, 2018, National Bank of Canada , together with its subsidiaries, forms one of Canada's leading integrated financial groups. It has more than 23,000 employees in knowledge-intensive positions and has been recognized numerous times as a top employer and for its commitment to diversity. Its securities are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: NA). Follow the Bank’s activities at nbc.ca or via social media such as Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .