Category Archives: Community Service

Financial Literacy Spotlight: Allstate and The Allstate Foundation are a Leader in Both Finance and Financial Literacy

Tom Wilson, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer of The Allstate Corporation is also the 2012 Chairman of The Financial Services Roundtable. Allstate and the Allstate foundation have always been a community leader. Their social engagement profile ranges from safe teen … Continue reading

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Community Service 2011 National Partners

Shining a spotlight on the 2011 National Partners for Community Service 2011.

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Report: Financial Services Industry Contributes Over $35 Million to Japan

In response to the March 11, 2011 earthquake in Japan, member companies of the Financial Services Roundtable responded in full force, contributing over $35 million towards Japan disaster relief. A full report of the efforts is available online.

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This Week in Financial Literacy…

Roundtable member companies are offering and sponsoring a wide array of financial literacy courses and programs throughout the month of April. Here are some interesting upcoming events: April 26, 2011: Save.Protect.Grow. Media event from 12:00-2:00 pm ET at The Financial … Continue reading

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Financial Services and Community Service: A Massive Commitment

Last week, the American Banker recognized the breadth of community service provided by banks and their employees throughout America in their front page story Banks Give More Man-Hours, Less Money, to Charity, March 23.  There is more to the story, … Continue reading

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Financial Services Leadership on Contributing to their Communities

Leadership for four Roundtable member companies shared why they continue to heavily invest in their communities. “We expect our team members to be leaders in our communities. Each year, thousands of Wells Fargo team members share their time and talents … Continue reading

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Financial Services in their Communities

Since last year, Roundtable member companies have more than tripled their community involvement support in their communities. In the area of financial literacy, our companies are putting much needed resources to work in American school systems and through nationally recognized … Continue reading

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TD Bank Wins “Leadership in Financial Literacy Award”

This week the Financial Services Roundtable proudly presented TD Bank with the “Leadership in Financial Literacy” Award. Suzanne Poole, Executive Vice President, Retail Sales Strategy and Distribution, TD Bank, received the award on behalf of the TD Bank for completing … Continue reading

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Roundtable Core Values For Everyone For The Holidays

The Financial Services Roundtable is proud of the seven principles that make up its core values. To us, these seven – fairness, integrity, respect, responsibility, long-term stability, transparency, and community involvement – are more than just words: We and our … Continue reading

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Roundtable Recognizes BB&T Corporation with Leadership in Community Service Award

While lenders are typically measured quarterly by the number of loans they make or the amount they lend, less obvious but just as important is the impact these transactions have on the people and businesses that receive them and the communities that benefit because of the way they stimulate the local economy. This is even truer when it comes to community service.
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