Committed to doing business in a socially responsible way
Scotiabank aims to help communities become better off. By giving generously to important community projects and recognizing employees who volunteer their time and energy to local causes, the Bank strives to make a positive difference wherever it does business.
Through our charitable efforts, we strive to be relevant and responsive to the needs of local communities at the grassroots level. We are particularly interested in partnering with non-profit and charitable organizations that empower people with the skills, tools and information to help them become better off. In the Caribbean and Latin America, we focus primarily on children and children’s causes.
In 2015, Scotiabank contributed over CAD$70 million in donations, sponsorships and other forms of assistance globally. Scotiabank employees dedicated more than 575,000 hours of volunteering and fundraising time to local causes.Community Investment by segment Global charitable donations examples Learn more about Scotiabank’s global philanthropic program
Scotiabank employees give extraordinary support to local community causes. The Bank supports their efforts through two formal, global employee community programs: Scotiabank Team Community Program (STCP) and Scotiabank Employee Volunteer Program (SEVP).