In the Community

Bringing the power of volunteering to our local communities.

We take a "more-than-money" approach to support the communities where we live and work and empower our employees to make a difference.

Recent Articles

November 2, 2021

Thousands of runners return to The Royal Parks and enjoy a brand new route

London’s most stunning half marathon returned in-person on October 10, following a year where the event went virtual due to the pandemic. More than 10,000 runners completed a brand new 13.1 ...

April 15, 2021

Royal Parks Half Marathon goes virtual: Celebrating green spaces across the country

Despite COVID-19 restrictions, the Royal Parks Half Marathon still rolled out a unique race-day experience. Read how the use of digital integrations saw thousands support charities across th...

March 17, 2021

How two brothers turned six million bees into a business dream

For the last 45 years, The Prince's Trust has guided more than a million young people towards a more positive future

August 12, 2020

Young entrepreneurs enter ‘Dragon’s Den’ to pitch new business ideas

RBC is delighted to support The Prince's Trusts Enterprise programme. Four young entrepreneurs, who have previously taken part in the programme, spoke to RBC about adapting to the new normal...

February 7, 2020

A Day to Remember at Demelza Children’s Hospice

RBC Investor & Treasury Services and Capital Markets staff visit Demelza Hospice Care for Children’s South East London, one of the beneficiaries for the 2020 RBC Trade for the Kids

September 14, 2019

RBC Race for the Kids Toronto’s record breaking year

For the sixth year, RBC employees, their family and friends and other Torontonians rallied together for RBC Race for the Kids

July 24, 2019

RBC volunteers safeguard the Thames Estuary

Over 100 RBC volunteers returned to the Thames Estuaries at Erith with ZSL (Zoological Society of London) to take a survey of the plastic litter that ends up on the shores of the river

March 22, 2019

An exciting partnership with Earthwatch

RBC is pleased to announce our new and exciting new partnership with International NGO Earthwatch Europe, which aims to connect local communities and help water research quality across urban...

December 4, 2018

RBC and basis.point to deliver coding club for local children in Ireland

Find out how RBC’s support is enabling the National College of Ireland’s (NCI) Early Learning Initiative (ELI) to help young people learn about technology

December 4, 2018

Celebrating the holidays with WoodGreen Community Services

12 RBC volunteers helped 60 residents of the Jack Layton Seniors’ Centre to celebrate the start of the holiday season