Cultural communities

The Bank sees cultural diversity as a great asset and is committed to promoting the inclusion and expression of cultural communities among its employees and the communities it serves.

Our initiatives


National Bank ranked among Canada's Best Diversity Employers

In February 2018, National Bank was recognized as one of Canada's Best Diversity Employers for the 8th consecutive year. This competition, organized by Mediacorp Canada Inc., recognizes 50 Canadian employers who have developed exceptional inclusiveness programs for employees from five major groups: women, members of visible minorities, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal peoples, and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender/transsexual (LGBT) peoples.

National Bank ranked among Canada's Best Employers for New Canadians

In 2013, National Bank made the list of Canada's Best Employers for New Canadians. This national award recognizes employers who offer programs to assist new Canadians in making the transition to a new workplace and a new life in Canada.

Diversity award from the Jeune Chambre de commerce haïtienne

At the 3rd Excellence Gala of the Jeune Chambre de commerce haïtienne on March 13, 2010, National Bank received the diversity award, which recognizes the efforts of a company that sets themselves apart through its inclusive human resources practices and by the number of employees from cultural communities and their position levels in the organization. The company's commitment to the Haitian community is another aspect the jury considers.

The Bank receives the Maurice Pollack Award

On June 18, 2007, National Bank received the Maurice Pollack Award in the “private sector enterprises or organizations” category as part of the 9th edition of the Quebec Awards for Citizenship. This award highlights the efforts of businesses that support equal access to employment for Quebecers from cultural communities and visible minorities and the adaptation of services in the workplace.

Our partners

  • Alliés Montréal
  • Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal