Create Opportunities for Young People
TD Waterhouse was named Business in the Community, North West Community Impact Company of the Year 2010, for the commitment, skills and time used to make a sustainable impact on the local community.
- TD Waterhouse supports a mentoring program to offer non-judgmental advice and support to young people who are not yet achieving their full potential. Through the program, employees enhance their own skills, and participants gain a positive role model, increased confidence and motivation, improved interpersonal and social skills and improved future prospects.
- Culture Kids is an innovative project to tackle issues of race and culture at primary schools. By engaging children in a program of fun events, the program seeks to raise awareness about cultural differences. The goal is that children are able to forget any visual differences, overcome prejudices and discover the things they have in common.
- TD Securities London supported The Barney and Echo scheme, which helps to support teachers and parents addressing issues of bullying and vandalism.