Our client–centric philosophy attracts associates who possess a desire
to help others. At T. Rowe Price, we believe that being part of a community means giving and serving. It's why we invest our time, expertise, and financial resources in a variety of community initiatives.
Our firm recognizes the importance of supporting local communities through grants, matching gifts, and giving at both the firm and
Borne out of a desire to make a positive impact in their communities, Corporate Social Responsibility site teams in Baltimore, Colorado Springs, Hong Kong, London, Sydney, and Tampa regularly offer associates opportunities to share their skills, give their time, and become involved in meaningful projects outside the workplace.
In just one example of associates' efforts to improve the quality of life in their community and the environment, our Tampa associates took part
in a cleanup and recycling program run by Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful. Associates collected trash in and around a local waterway, some even taking to the water in canoes to extend their reach. "It's fulfilling to see volunteers from different departments collaborating outside of the office, too, and to the benefit of our community," says Basia Skwara, supervisor, Retail Investment Services.
In our London office, a new apprenticeship program helps youths
from the local community. "For many young people from inner
London, especially those from lower–income households, attending university feels out of reach," explains Mandy Maskell, group manager, International Business Services. "We wanted to find a way to help high-potential individuals train within the workplace and start their
career in the city. Ideally, the program we're piloting will lead to further opportunities to make a difference in our local community."