Community


The communities around us are the foundation of our success, and as a bank, we have a unique opportunity to foster their economic health and vitality. Our community investments focus on improving the quality of life everywhere we do business – working both on our own, and in partnership with people and organizations that share our goals.

Learn more about our community giving, sponsorships, employee giving and banking activities that foster stronger communities.


BMO unveils new diversity and representation goals

BMO unveils new diversity and representation goals

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BMO invites Chicago student artists to create mural on unity and hope

BMO invites Chicago student artists to create mural on unity and hope

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BMO announces next steps in eliminating racial injustice

BMO announces next steps in eliminating racial injustice

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BMO Harris Bank partners with the Chicago Bulls to donate 10,000 face masks

BMO Harris Bank partners with the Chicago Bulls to donate 10,000 face masks

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BMO transforms BMO Institute for Learning into rest space for front-line healthcare workers

BMO transforms BMO Institute for Learning into rest space for front-line healthcare workers

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Small business catalyzer to accelerate emerging local businesses

Small business catalyzer to accelerate emerging local businesses

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Championing economic opportunity

Championing economic opportunity

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Stronger Neighbourhoods: United Way and BMO

Stronger Neighbourhoods: United Way and BMO

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CEO Darryl White on BMO’s Employee Giving campaign

CEO Darryl White on BMO’s Employee Giving campaign

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Equity through Education Program

Equity through Education Program

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BMO Capital Markets pitches in for Ontario Para Network

BMO Capital Markets pitches in for Ontario Para Network

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Community giving

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BMO’s community giving strategy is built on three pillars – collaboration, learning and innovation – that are supported by our 200-year commitment to help improve the quality of life in our communities.

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Community sponsorships

BMO’s community sponsorships enable us to demonstrate our values by supporting organizations that work to build communities and drive social change.

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Employee giving

BMO employees believe in bringing positive, sustainable change to help build stronger, healthier communities where we live and work by contributing, volunteering and helping others.

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Financial inclusion

Responsible Banking

BMO works to lift up communities in need by providing tools that help people develop financial resilience and fulfill their potential.

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A little boy playing the violin

BMO’s community giving strategy is built on three pillars – collaboration, learning and innovation – that are supported by our 200-year commitment to help improve the quality of life in our communities.

Learn more >

BMO’s community sponsorships enable us to demonstrate our values by supporting organizations that work to build communities and drive social change.

Learn more >

BMO employees believe in bringing positive, sustainable change to help build stronger, healthier communities where we live and work by contributing, volunteering and helping others.

Learn more >

Responsible Banking

BMO works to lift up communities in need by providing tools that help people develop financial resilience and fulfill their potential.

Learn more >