Since contributing to the well-being of the community is a key value for Desjardins Securities, we have been cooperating since 2003 with the Montreal Canadiens Children's Foundation - External link. This link will open in a new window. by organizing various events.
To date, we have raised more than $5.2 million for this foundation, which helps and supports children in need.
As a preferred partner of the Montreal Canadiens Children’s Foundation for 14 years, Desjardins Securities held its annual commissions day on January 19, 2016. More than $508,000 was donated to the Foundation.
On January 20, 2015, the charity day raised a record amount of $450,231 for the Montreal Canadiens Children’s Foundation. On this very special day, Desjardins Securities investment advisors donate their commissions to support the children.
On August 25, 2014, we organized our first golf tournament. Ten Canadiens legends participated in the event, which attracted 244 golfers. The initiative raised $72,000, which was donated to the Montreal Canadiens Children's Foundation.
On January 21, 2014, thanks to our annual “Work with us for the children” day, $410,522 was raised for the Montreal Canadiens Children's Foundation.