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May 30, 2019, 06:00 ET Prosper Canada Launches Prosperity Gateways - A Poverty Reduction Game Changer

TORONTO, May 30, 2019 /CNW/ - National charity, Prosper Canada launched the Prosperity Gateways - Cities for Financial Empowerment, a new initiative to help cities combat poverty through financial...


Apr 27, 2018, 15:22 ET Investment industry regulator, consumer and seniors' advocates applaud provincial government for swift passage of legislation to protect British Columbia seniors and vulnerable investors

Changes to Securities Act will strengthen regulation and better protect investors VICTORIA, April 27, 2018 /CNW/ - The Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC), Prosper Canada...


Sep 22, 2017, 09:15 ET New Online Tool Launched to help Canadians with Disabilities plan for the future

VANCOUVER, Sept. 22, 2017 /CNW/ - Plan Institute and Prosper Canada today launched the online Future Planning Tool to help persons with disabilities and those who support them to plan for the future. ...


Nov 15, 2016, 06:00 ET Announcing Canada's First Financial Empowerment Champions

TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2016 /CNW/ - Prosper Canada is pleased to announce the selection of the following organizations as Canada's first Financial Empowerment Champion organizations: E4C, Edmonton AB...


Feb 25, 2016, 18:14 ET Ontario $5 Million Financial Empowerment Investment

To benefit 50,000 Ontarians living on low incomes TORONTO, Feb. 25, 2016 /CNW/ - National charity Prosper Canada welcomed the announcement today of a $5 million investment by the Ontario government...


Jan 05, 2016, 10:13 ET Prosper Canada receives major gift to further financial empowerment in Canada

$500,000 donation will help build the financial health of 1 million vulnerable Canadians TORONTO, Jan. 5, 2016 /CNW/ - National charity Prosper Canada is pleased to announce a $500,000 personal...


Nov 26, 2015, 07:00 ET New report provides snapshot of Canada's community financial education field

TORONTO, Nov. 26, 2015 /CNW/ - National charity Prosper Canada has released a new report demonstrating the impact of the TD Financial Literacy Grant Fund, Canada's first national granting program...


Nov 25, 2015, 07:00 ET Tri-sector collaboration to strengthen evaluation of financial literacy programs in Canada

TORONTO, Nov. 25, 2015 /CNW/ - Prosper Canada, the Canadian Bankers Association (CBA) and the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC) today announced a new collaboration to strengthen financial...


Nov 02, 2015, 06:30 ET Experts from all sectors convene to combat poverty and financial vulnerability

TORONTO, Nov. 2, 2015 /CNW/ - Today marks the opening of the fourth biennial ABLE Financial Empowerment Conference, a unique, cross-sectoral gathering of over 300 Canadian leaders working to develop...


Jun 24, 2015, 09:55 ET Free Financial Coaching Pilot Program Launched for People with Low Incomes in Toronto

TORONTO, June 24, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, national charity Prosper Canada, the City of Toronto, a consortium of leading investment companies, and three financial planning professional associations...


Nov 13, 2014, 00:55 ET TD announces $3 million gift to support Prosper Canada's Centre for Financial Literacy

OTTAWA, Nov. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - TD Bank Group announced a new commitment of $3 million to support the Prosper Canada Centre for Financial Literacy. Provided over the next three years, the gift will...


Jul 10, 2014, 11:27 ET Sixteen community organizations awarded $1.1 million in grants from TD Financial Literacy Grant Fund

TORONTO, July 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Prosper Canada is pleased to announce that 16 community organizations have been awarded a total of $1.1 million through the concluding round of its TD Financial...