NORTHAMPTON, MA / ACCESSWIRE / November 16, 2022 / The week of November 14 marks Franklin Templeton's 75th Anniversary - an important date in the firm's history. Community engagement has long been a part of the company's core values and it's fitting to celebrate this important milestone by giving back to our communities.
Franklin Templeton has planned Impact Week as part of the anniversary celebration. During the special week, there will be several global 75 - themed charitable initiatives for employees to engage with colleagues and in their communities.
Top global initiatives include:
$75,000 in donations to charities: Employees will vote to select three organizations to receive a donation of US$25,000.
7,500 trees planted: Franklin Templeton will sponsor the planting of 7,500 new trees around the world where they are needed most.
75 simple ways to make an impact: a call-to-action for all employees to easily participate in Impact Week. It's a selection of simple ways for employees to give back including community service, acts of kindness, and green environmental actions.
To mark Franklin Templeton's 75th anniversary, President and CEO Jenny Johnson rang the New York Stock Exchange Opening Bell on November 15. Jenny was joined by colleagues and board members. Watch here.
About Franklin Templeton
Franklin Resources, Inc. [NYSE:BEN] is a global investment management organization with subsidiaries operating as Franklin Templeton and serving clients in over 155 countries. Franklin Templeton's mission is to help clients achieve better outcomes through investment management expertise, wealth management and technology solutions. Through its specialist investment managers, the company offers boutique specialization on a global scale, bringing extensive capabilities in fixed income, equity, alternatives, and multi-asset solutions. With offices in more than 30 countries and approximately 1,300 investment professionals, the California-based company has 75 years of investment experience and approximately $1.3 trillion in assets under management as of October 31, 2022. For more information, please visit www.franklintempleton.com.
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