CIBC kicks off 25 days of miracles to celebrate the 25th anniversary of CIBC Miracle Day
Nov 2, 2009
On CIBC Miracle Day, the first Wednesday of December every year, CIBC's wholesale banking sales and trading staff and CIBC Wood Gundy Investment Advisors donate their fees and commissions to support the health, well-being and education of children across the country. Since it began in 1984, Miracle Day has raised more than
To kick-off its 25 days of Miracles, CIBC Children's Foundation is proud to announce an additional donation of
In 2009, the Foundation will donate close to
"For the past 25 years, the CIBC Children's Foundation has supported and improved the quality of life for Canadian children. What started with the simple belief that by working together we could make a difference has grown into one of Canada's largest single-day corporate fundraisers for children."
About CIBC Children's Foundation
The CIBC Children's Foundation is a registered charity responsible for distributing funds raised on Miracle Day (the first Wednesday of each December) to Canadian children's charities.
CIBC Miracle Day is the annual flagship fundraising event for the Foundation. On Miracle Day, CIBC's wholesale banking trading staff and CIBC Wood Gundy Investment Advisors donate their fees and commissions to organizations that support kids in our communities. Through the efforts of staff and clients over
CIBC is committed to supporting causes that matter to our clients, our employees and our communities. We aim to make a difference in communities through corporate donations, sponsorships and the volunteer spirit of employees. With a strategic focus on youth, education and health, and employee commitment to causes including the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure, the CIBC Children's Foundation and United Way, we are investing in the social and economic development of communities across the country. In 2008, CIBC group of companies contributed more than
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