Deutsche Bank's understanding of responsibility is to create sustainable value: for our clients and employees, our shareholders and for society. Deutsche Bank's goal is clear: Our high-performance culture must go hand-in-hand with a culture of responsibility.
Over the years, Deutsche Bank South Africa Foundation has supported many non-profit organisations and programmes, primarily in education and social initiatives. Through our current Born to Be youth engagements programme, we are working to make sure young people get an education that enables them to realize their full potential. Click here for information about the aims of Born to Be, the projects we are supporting and their impact on young lives.
Our Made for Good programme is to help realize the future of non-profit organisations through enterprise solutions. We do this by helping charities to develop new sustainable funding and business models that reduce donor reliance and enable them to drive positive change in our communities.
Deutsche Bank South Africa’s 17th annual Charity Trading Day, a recognised market event, raised over ZAR 3 million for the bank’s charity partners on November 16, 2016. Thanks to the energetic, determined equities team, backed up with two local sports celebrities - Joel Stransky and Louis Meintjes - the bank continues to drive positive change in its local communities – all made possible with the incredible loyalty and support from clients. more
Over ZAR160,000.00 was raised through the participation of Deutsche Bank South Africa staff at the charity lunch – a fun, fundraising event where senior managers turned waiters competed to raise the most tips, serving staff a decadent three course meal which was followed with a fun interactive auction – the proceeds, which are matched by the Deutsche Bank South Africa Foundation, are going to one of Deutsche Bank SA’s Born to Be education partners: Brainwave Careers. more
On June 10 2016, South African Deutsche Bankers, together with the Deutsche Bank South Africa Foundation partner Brainwave Careers, distributed over 1,200 school winter warmer sets to children at Diepsloot's Basa Primary School as part of its local winter drive. Thanks to the generosity of Deutsche Bank staff pledges, matched by the foundation, Sparrow Schools will also receive the beanie, gloves and scarf sets. more