Scotiabank today pledged EC $100,000 (BBD$74,000) to support the islands of St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines and Dominica as they continue the recovery efforts in the wake of the recent storm.
“We recognize that the effects of the recent storm are far reaching and our thoughts are with the people of St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Dominica as recovery efforts continue,” said David Noel, Scotiabank’s Managing Director for Caribbean East. “Scotiabank has had a presence in the Caribbean for 125 years, and along with our employees and customers, we want to contribute to the relief efforts being coordinated.”
Donations will be made to local charities including the Red Cross.
Scotiabank has also established the Eastern Caribbean Storm Relief account for members of the public who wish to contribute to charities working in the affected countries. The account is at Scotiabank Broad Street and the account number is 1008736.