Sustainability means building our business for the long term by balancing social, environmental and economic considerations in the decisions we make. This enables us to help businesses thrive and contribute to the health and growth of communities. Our global approach to sustainability focuses on three areas:
To learn more about our global approach to sustainability, visit hsbc.com/sustainability
To read HSBC’s most recent Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Update, visit hsbc.com/news-and-insight (available in English only).
HSBC Bank Canada’s community investment activities are part of HSBC’s global, comprehensive commitment to sustainability. In 2016, HSBC invested more than CAD$7 million in registered Canadian charities, and its employees spent more than 6,000 paid work hours volunteering with charities of their choice in Canada.
To learn more, watch our videos or read our Public Accountability Statement, HSBC Bank Canada in the Community (24-page PDF 594KB) to learn more.
Take a look at our 2016 Highlights Factsheet (1-page PDF 29KB).
We make contributions to registered Canadian charities to support programs with a measurable impact that benefit communities and wider society in the areas of education, health and the environment.
Please review the Charity Application Guidelines (1-page PDF 163KB) for information on how to apply for support.