We value the communities where we work, so we're committed to giving back. You'll find our associates serving clients in our offices, but you'll also find us investing our time and talents to support local organizations and great causes. Many financial advisors serve as board members and event coordinators for local organizations, and our associates volunteer, donate and support a variety of charitable organizations.
Eight local Edward Jones Financial Advisors teamed up on behalf of school children, clearly demonstrating their commitment to family values. Their school supply drive brought in hundreds of classroom necessities, from notebooks and markers to tissues and cleaning wipes.
When investors wanted to save for a new home, Edward Jones was there to help. Associates from Ontario, Canada, helped a local family reach its goal of home ownership in another way when they came together for the Habitat for Humanity build in Amherstburg, Ont., the first such home built in this community.
Edward Jones works with United Way to play a direct role in community building and supporting local neighbourhoods. Six Edward Jones associates volunteered to beautify their local community in Mississauga, Ontario, by painting a new bridge underpass to prevent graffiti.
In 2015, 31 Edward Jones associates took part in the OneWalk to Conquer Cancer. Together, they walked 25 kilometres and raised over $42,000 towards cancer research, clinic, lab or patient care programs at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre.