Local RBC Bank Branches Collect Holiday Cheer with Toys for Tots
Donate to toy drive at branches across northern Alabama through December 9
Raleigh, N.C. - November 14, 2011 – Now through December 9, RBC Bank banking centers throughout northern Alabama are collecting toys for its annual Toys for Tots drive. RBC Bank is partnering with the United States Marine Corps to collect new, unwrapped toys for children in need this holiday season.
The U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program collects toys during the fall each year and distributes them as holiday gifts to children in the communities where each toy drive is conducted.
“RBC Bank is proud to partner with Toys for Tots and the U.S. Marine Corps, knowing that with every donated toy, a child is given holiday cheer,” said Ali Propst, RBC Bank Regional Manager. “Our hope is that no child goes without opening a gift this holiday season, and we’re inviting our neighbors, clients and employees to join in our mission.”
New, unwrapped toys can be dropped off at any of the participating RBC Bank branch locations during regular business hours.
The 15 participating RBC Bank branches include:
About RBC Bank
RBC Bank, headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., offers a wide range of financial services and advice to individuals, businesses and public institutions throughout the Southeast. RBC Bank’s network includes more than 420 full-service banking centers in six states (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia), an extensive ATM network and telephone and online banking. RBC Bank is the 40th largest U.S. bank by consolidated assets, according to SNL Financial’s List of the Nation’s 50 Largest Banks, September 2010. RBC Bank is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) (RY on the TSX and NYSE), Canada’s largest and most stable bank as measured by assets and market capitalization. For ten consecutive years, RBC has been named to the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. RBC has been listed as one of the most sustainable large corporations in the world for six years in a row, according to the annual ranking by Corporate Knights. And, in February of this year, RBC was ranked 31st in The World’s Most Respected Companies by Barron’s, and third among financial institutions. More information about RBC Bank may be found at www.rbcbankusa.com.