MEDIA ADVISORY - CIBC Traders, Brokers Once Again Donate Fees and Commissions on Miracle Day
Dec 1, 2010
Media Invited to Join Kids and Charities on Trading Floor
TORONTO, Dec. 1 /CNW/ - CIBC (CM: TSX; NYSE) - Today, CIBC's wholesale banking employees and participating CIBC Wood Gundy Investment Advisors will once again donate their fees and commissions to children's charities across the country as part of CIBC Miracle Day, an annual charitable event that has raised more than $55 million in Canada since it began in 1984. Funds raised on CIBC Miracle Day benefit more than 400 children's charities in Canada.
To celebrate the 26th annual Miracle Day, CIBC's trading floors in Toronto and Montréal will be open to the media.
When: Today, December 1, 2010, 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Where: CIBC wholesale banking trading floor Toronto: Montréal: Brookfield Place 30th floor 161 Bay St., Toronto, 5th Floor 600 Boulevard de Maisonneuve Ouest Who: CIBC's wholesale banking and CIBC Wood Gundy employees CIBC senior executives and senior leaders Children's Charities Special celebrity guests Why: For the past 26 years, CIBC Miracle Day has supported and improved the quality of life for Canadian children. Whether a hot meal to start the day, extra help with schoolwork, a place to turn to in a crisis, or the fulfillment of a child's special wish - the joint efforts of CIBC employees and clients have helped thousands of children in need RSVP: Erin Truax, 416-304-5568 / email@example.com
CIBC is committed to supporting causes that matter to our clients, 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 2010, $33.7 million was contributed through the CIBC group of companies to charitable and non-profit initiatives in Canada, supporting a wide variety of national, regional and local organizations. To learn more, visit communitymatters.cibc.com.
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