December 13, 2016– Lynn, MA – The TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, recently donated a total of $20,000 to Girls Incorporated of Lynn as part of the foundation’s commitment to giving back to the community.
Girls Inc. of Lynn has been delivering life-changing programs to at-risk, under-served 5-18-year-old girls and their families in Lynn, Massachusetts for 75 years. Through a combination of advocacy and programming, we seek to address academic, social and cultural barriers that impede girls’ achievements and to support girls in gaining the skills and self-confidence they need to succeed. The funds from the TD Charitable Foundation will support the implementation of leadership programming for middle and high school aged girls where the TD Bank Women’s Network members will actively participate in the delivery of financial literacy and women’s leadership programming.
“We are delighted to receive the TD Bank Charitable Foundation grant because we know leadership training is a powerful tool to develop young girls,” says Deb Ansourlian, executive director of Girls Inc. of Lynn. “Through the development and implementing of leadership programs, the women of TD Bank will set the example for the girls of how to be Strong, Smart, and Bold in achieving their potential.”
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, 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 $167.3 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.
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 more than 8 million customers with a full range of retail, small business and commercial banking products and services at approximately 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. To learn more, visit www.tdbank.com. Find TD Bank on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TDBank 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 trades on the New York and Toronto stock exchanges under the ticker symbol “TD”. To learn more, visit www.td.com.