TMX Group and our employees are proud to live, work and give in our local communities. We support dozens of charities each year and we strive to be generous with our time, money and resources.
Our giving is focused on two main pillars:
Social Welfare: Individuals, families and communities at risk
Health-related research and care
Along with the generosity of our employees Canada, TMX Group has been proud to support the United Way – Centraide with a significant campaign each year, and we have dedicated resources to supporting many other worthwhile causes, including:
Canadian Cancer Society
Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research
Canadian Red Cross
Calgary Food Bank
Free the Children
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
The Stop Community Food Centre
The Montreal Children’s Hospital Foundation
Weekend to End Women’s Cancers
In addition, TMX employees run two signature fundraising events each year:
Frontier College's SCRABBLE® Corporate Challenge, presented by TMX Group, is Frontier College's preeminent fundraising event. Since 2005, this unique event has raised over $2 million for Frontier College and its important mission to improve literacy rates across Canada.
The Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange Charity Golf Tournament is held in Vancouver each year with tremendous support from the local securities industry. Over $90,000 was raised in 2013 alone, and these funds are already hard at work supporting Learning Disabilities Association of Vancouver, Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB) and Room to Read.