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RBC Kids Pledge

The RBC Kids Pledge is our five-year, $100 million commitment to improve the well-being of 1 million kids and youth. We support a wide range of programs that address the needs of the ‘whole’ child – mind, body and spirit—so that all kids have a chance to reach their someday.

 

The RBC Kids Pledge Tracker

Since announcing our pledge in 2013, we’ve supported more than 2,000 initiatives for kids and around the world.

Visit our Pledge Tracker to see where we’re making a difference

The RBC Kids Pledge Tracker
 

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RBC After School Project

The RBC After School Project supports organizations that provide children with a safe place to go after school, where they can get homework help, learn new skills and increase their self-esteem. Since 1999, we have donated more than $33 million to 278 organizations helping more than 35,000 children.

 

The RBC Kids Pledge Tracker

Since announcing our pledge in 2013, we’ve supported more than 2,000 initiatives for kids and around the world.

Visit our Pledge Tracker to see where we’re making a difference

 

Apply for Funding

Get support for your cause. Learn everything you need to know to apply.


RBC After School Project


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Patricia’s Story

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Impact

Did you know that youth participants in after school programs are 63% more likely to graduate from high school? Learn more about the impact of good after school programs.

 

Community Input

We depend on local selection panels composed of education experts to help us choose which programs to fund.

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RBC Children’s Mental Health Project

All kids should feel healthy inside and out. The RBC Children’s Mental Health Project has provided more than $20 million to organizations dedicated to helping kids and families get the programs and resources they need.

 

The RBC Kids Pledge Tracker

Since announcing our pledge in 2013, we’ve supported more than 2,000 initiatives for kids and around the world.

Visit our Pledge Tracker to see where we’re making a difference

 

Apply for Funding

Get support for your cause. Learn everything you need to know to apply.


RBC Children's Mental Health Project


Guidelines & Eligibility

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RBC Children's Mental Health Project Special Feature

Jacob’s Story

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Areas we fund

We focus our funding on areas where we believe we can make the biggest difference in helping kids be healthy inside out.

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RBC Children’s Mental Health Project Parent’s Poll

From 2010 to 2012, we polled Canadian parents about their attitudes and experiences related to their children’s mental health.

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Information on this site is not to be used for diagnosis, treatment or referral services. Individuals should contact their personal physician, or their local mental health agency for further information.

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RBC Learn to Play Project

Sport can transform lives and have a powerful, positive impact on our communities. The RBC Learn to Play Project supports programs that help kids become healthy, happy and active for life.

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The RBC Kids Pledge Tracker

Since announcing our pledge in 2013, we’ve supported more than 2,000 initiatives for kids and around the world.

Visit our Pledge Tracker to see where we’re making a difference

 

Apply for Funding

Need support for your organization to help children learn sport fundamentals and get active? Apply for an RBC Learn to Play Project grant.


RBC Learn to Play Project


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Thomas’ Story

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Our partners

We partner with organizations dedicated to improving sport and recreation programs for kids at the grassroots level.

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RBC Sports Day in Canada

Every year we celebrate the role of sport in our communities through RBC Sports Day in Canada.

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You are on: Other kids and youth initiatives

Other kids and youth initiatives

We support a wide-range of programs around the world—education, health, sports, career development and financial literacy—to make sure kids have the right skills to succeed.

 

RBC Career Launch Program

The RBC Career Launch Program is a year-long, paid, first career experience and development program for college and university graduates aged 24 and under across Canada. The program is a unique internship opportunity helping address the “no experience-no job” cycle many youth face upon post-secondary graduation.

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RBC Career Launch Program
 

Free the Children

RBC is committed to providing the foundation, resources and guidance to help kids become leaders and inspire them to make the world a better place. We’re proud of our long-term commitment to Free The Children, an international charity and educational partner committed to helping kids achieve their potential.

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Free the Children
 

Race/Run for the Kids

Our first RBC Race/Run for the Kids was held in New York in 2008. We now hold Race/Runs in seven other cities around the world, to raise funds for a range of children’s charities. These runs have attracted more than 45,500 participants, and raised over $13 million to date. Click on each of the city links below to learn more.

Race/Run for the Kids