TORONTO, Jan. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - CIBC (CM: TSX) (CM:NYSE) announced today it is donating $5,000 to the Quebec
Division of the Canadian Red Cross to support the relief efforts for
those affected by the recent fire that destroyed a seniors' residence
in L'Isle Verte.
"Our thoughts are with the people of L'Isle Verte," said Sylvain Vinet,
CIBC's Region Head for Quebec. "This tragic event hits close to home
for all of us with loved ones living in seniors' residences. We extend
our deepest sympathies to the families affected by this tragedy and
join our clients and employees in supporting the relief efforts of the
Canadian Red Cross in meeting the urgent needs of those affected."
CIBC is a leading North American financial institution with nearly 11
million personal banking and business clients. CIBC offers a full range
of products and services through its comprehensive electronic banking
network, branches and offices across Canada, and has offices in the
United States and around the world. You can find other news releases
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SOURCE: Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
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