TD Charitable Foundation donates $27,200 in Chittenden County

first_imgTD Bank, through the TD Charitable Foundation, recently donated a total of over $27,200 to local organizations in Chittenden County as part of the bank’s commitment to giving back to the community. The following organizations received a donation from the TD Charitable Foundation:§ Cancer Patient Support Program, Inc., (CPSP) which provides professional support services to cancer patients and family members with the goal of enhancing the quality of life during the diagnosis, treatment and recovery process. CPSP will use the funds from the TD Charitable Foundation in support of free psychological services, nutritional counseling and an emergency fund for cancer patients and their families. § Burlington Supportive Housing Initiatives, Inc., (BSHI) which strengthens the Chittenden County community by supporting affordable housing opportunities and helping low-income people living in subsidized housing improve their quality of life through personal and economic self-sufficiency. BSHI will use the funds from the TD Charitable Foundation in support of the Money Camp Financial Literacy Program which provides children with the opportunity to become more financially literate and provides the power to make sound financial decisions in the future.A staunch commitment to active involvement in the local community is a vital element of the TD Bank philosophy. TD Bank provides financial and other support to affordable housing initiatives, education and financial literacy, and the environment, many of which focus on improving the welfare of children and families.About the TD Charitable FoundationThe 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 15 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 over $56 million in charitable donations since its inception in 2002. The efforts of the Foundation are coordinated locally through TD Bank’s community relations departments and are focused on the areas of affordable housing, education and financial literacy, and the environment. More information on the TD Charitable Foundation, including an online grant application, is available at www.TDBank.com(link is external).About TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank, is one of the 15 largest commercial banks in the United States with $142 billion in assets, and provides customers with a full range of financial products and services at more than 1,000 convenient locations from Maine to Florida. TD Bank, N.A., is headquartered in Cherry Hill, N.J., and Portland, Maine. TD Bank is a trade name of TD Bank, N.A. For more information, visit www.tdbank.com(link is external).   TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank, is a member of TD Bank Financial Group of Toronto, Canada, a top 10 financial services company in North America and one of the few banks in the world rated Aaa by Moody’s.Source: January 22, 2010 – Burlington, Vt. – TD Bank ###last_img