Scotiabank $500 million program to help disadvantaged groups earn economic resilience

January 14, 2021

Bank of Nova Scotia will spend $500 million over the next decade on a new program – ScotiaRISE that aims to break down barriers to higher education and career advancement for “disadvantaged” groups.

ScotiaRISE plans to help them overcome some of their challenges by working with charities, not-for-profits and community initiatives providing tools needed to increase their likelihood of financial success.

Source: Vancouver is Awesome