BMO sponsors Ontario Soccer
By Adnews Staff
Toronto-based bank BMO has signed a sponsorship agreement with Ontario Soccer. According to the company, the sponsorship will focus on “enhancing gender equity within soccer” by “helping to create systemic change to empower self-identified girls and women at all levels of the sport.” BMO will provide support for Ontario Soccer initiatives including its Grow the Game, Grow the Good Women's Junior Leadership Program.
“As the ‘Bank of Soccer,’ BMO has invested in programming at all levels for decades and is committed to growing the game and making progress towards gender equity in soccer and beyond,” said Catherine Roche, chief marketing officer at BMO Financial Group. “Our purpose, to boldly grow the good, includes our commitment to an inclusive society and drives us to partner with leading organizations like Ontario Soccer to expand on programs that tackle barriers to inclusion.”