January 25, 2016

Giving in Focus

Our editors share some of their favorite philanthropy stories.

Our company and employees have been busy giving their time, money and expertise. From local volunteering and mentoring to supporting cancer research, BNY Mellon is committed to enabling positive change in its communities around the world through philanthropic donations and social investments. In case you missed it, our editors are sharing some of their favorite philanthropy picks.


BNY Mellon’s Philanthropic and Community Involvement Expanded in 2015
Total employee, foundation and company contribution to charities increased to just under $40 million, and employee volunteer hours are expected to surpass 130,000.


Why we donated our Boat Races sponsorship to Cancer Research UK
Michael Cole-Fontayn, BNY Mellon's EMEA Chairman, discusses the game-changing announcement and explains why the company is pioneering a new model of corporate sponsorships.


Pulling Together to Beat Cancer [VIDEO]
Hear from employees of BNY Mellon and Newton Investment Management, along with members of the crews of Oxford and Cambridge Universities, about why they're pulling together to support Cancer Research UK.


Karen Green: On answering the skills crisis facing small charities
BNY Mellon's Director of International Community Affairs discusses a study by the Foundation for Social Improvement and advocates for skills-based volunteering.


Annik Bosschaerts: On mentoring and inspiring the next generation
The Bank of New York Mellon SA/NV's Chief Operating Officer talks about the importance of mentoring and how she regrets not seeking one earlier in her career.