For Immediate Release
Media Contact: Joan Whitson, Early Literacy Coordinator, Early Learning Coalition of North Florida
TD Charitable Foundation Supports the Early Learning Coalition of North Florida with Donation
August 5, 2016 – St. Augustine, FL – The TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank ® , recently donated a total of $2,500 to the Early Learning Coalition of North Florida (ELC) as part of the foundation’s commitment to giving back to the community.
ELC manages and evaluates early child care and education programs through a quality school readiness delivery system in Clay, Nassau, Baker, Bradford, Putnam and St. Johns counties. The funds from the TD Charitable Foundation will be used towards our Three Year Old Book Bag Project.
“We are thrilled to have the TD Charitable Foundation support ELC for the 3rd year with such a generous donation. Watching the kids’ faces light up when they receive their bag filled with books is priceless,” said ELC’s Early Literacy Coordinator Joan Whitson.
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 N.A., which operates as 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 serve the individuals, families and businesses in all the communities where TD Bank operates, having made more than $157 million in charitable donations since its inception in 2002. The Foundation’s areas of focus are 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.
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