Scotiabank Donates to Project Promise


March 24, 2017 – Scotiabank continued its commitment to organizations in the Virgin Islands community with a donation to Project Promise, LLC. The presentation took place at Scotiabank’s Sunny Isle Branch in St. Croix

Project Promise is a local non-profit organization that provides support to at-risk youth in St. Croix. They promote programs that teach life coaching, personal wellness and academic tutoring. With a holistic approach to childhood development, Project Promise encourages St. Croix’s at-risk youth to lead happier and healthier lives.

“Scotiabank strives to be responsive to the needs of the children in our community. It is a pleasure to be able to partner with Project Promise in helping empower our young people with the skills, tools, and information to help them become better off,” said Christine N. Lee, Marketing Officer, Scotiabank USVI.

Representing Scotiabank during the presentation were Scotiabank Sunny Isle Branch Manager, Derrick Martin and Asst. Manager Small Business, Yvette Clendinen.

About Scotiabank
Scotiabank has served the U.S. Virgin Islands since 1963, celebrating over 50 years of doing business in the territory. With operations throughout two branches in the territory, Scotiabank offers a full range of retail banking and selected commercial services. Scotiabank is Canada's international bank and a leading financial services provider in North America, Latin America, the Caribbean and Central America, and Asia-Pacific. We are dedicated to helping our 23 million customers become better off through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets. With a team of more than 88,000 employees and assets of $887 billion (as at January 31, 2017), Scotiabank trades on the Toronto (TSX: BNS) and New York Exchanges (NYSE: BNS). For more information, please visit www.usvi.scotiabank.com and follow us on Twitter @ScotiabankViews.


Contacts:

Christine N. Lee
Marketing Officer
(340) 715-9634
christinen.lee@scotiabank.com

Michelle Pérez
VP & Head of Marketing
(787) 474.5033
michelle.perez@scotiabank.com