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E*TRADE Reflects on a Year of Corporate Giving, Philanthropy, and Community Service

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

E*TRADE employees gave back to their communities through a variety of outlets, including corporate philanthropy, charitable giving, and volunteerism

E*TRADE Financial Corporation (ETFC) and its employees across the country teamed up to volunteer and make a difference in their local communities and contribute to national charities. In 2018, more than 2,000 employees participated in 85 volunteer events across the US, in which they:

  • Helped children during back-to-school season by packing more than 4,000 school supplies, including backpacks and school uniforms.
  • Served patients in need by donating 100 pints of blood, numerous health supplies, and contributing to charities like the American Heart Association, the Make-A-Wish Foundation, the American Red Cross, and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
  • Contributed to charities for the hungry and homeless—cooking more than 900 meals and volunteering with organizations such as Habitat for Humanity, the Greater Chicago Food Depository, Second Harvest, City Harvest, and Ronald McDonald House Charities.

“At E*TRADE, going above and beyond to do what is right is a core value, and it extends outside our offices and customer relationships into the communities in which we live and work,” said Karl Roessner, Chief Executive Officer of E*TRADE Financial. “Our employees are proud to lend their skills and resources to those who need it. As a Company, we are committed to supporting a variety of causes important to our employees, customers, and shareholders. We look forward to continuing this momentum into the new year.”

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About E*TRADE Financial and Important Notices

E*TRADE Financial and its subsidiaries provide financial services including brokerage and banking products and services to retail customers. Securities products and services are offered by E*TRADE Securities LLC (Member FINRA/SIPC). Commodity futures and options on futures products and services are offered by E*TRADE Futures LLC (Member NFA). Managed Account Solutions are offered through E*TRADE Capital Management, LLC, a Registered Investment Adviser. Bank products and services are offered by E*TRADE Bank, and RIA custody solutions are offered by E*TRADE Savings Bank, both of which are federal savings banks (Members FDIC). More information is available at www.etrade.com.

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