"Do the right thing". That’s one of our guiding principles. Our governance practices fully comply with governance laws, rules, and regulations.
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Economic Development Loans and Investments
We develop and support programs that not only rebuild the brick and mortar structures of local neighborhoods, but also help revitalize the social and economic well-being of the community.
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Supporting Children and Families
We are committed to finding and investing in programs that enhance the lives of the children and families in our communities.
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We developed a financial education program to empower our consumers, our communities, youth and our associates with the tools and resources to make smart financial decisions.
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Contributions and Partnerships
Our philanthropy program provides grants to national and local organizations that support education, financial literacy and community development initiatives. In addition, we build partnerships with nonprofit organizations with missions that compliment these focus areas.
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Every day, we strive to ensure that we operate our business in an environmentally sound and socially responsible manner and seek to raise awareness of sustainability best practices among our shareholders, consumers, associates and suppliers.
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We are committed to helping our customers, associates and communities succeed. See how we're making a difference in our Corporate Social Responsibility Report. Learn more.
Capital One and Junior Achievement Worldwide (JA) partner to bring innovative financial education curriculum to middle school students. Learn More about Capital One/Junior Achievement Finance Park
The Heart of America Foundation READesignSM
Capital One and The Heart of America Foundation work together to encourage a love of reading. Learn More about The Heart of America Foundation READesignSM
"Whether through targeted financial services or community involvement, Capital One's goal is to give people opportunities to reach their potential."
—Rich Fairbank, Chairman and CEO