MONTREAL, Oct. 7, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - National Bank will donate $50,000 to the Canadian Red Cross to support their efforts in helping the victims of Hurricane Matthew.
"The devastation caused by Hurricane Matthew has left thousands of people in need. National Bank is eager to lend its support to the Red Cross and help ensure that immediate assistance is available to those affected. Many of our clients and employees come from the areas damaged by the hurricane and still have family there. Our hearts go out to them," said Louis Vachon, President and Chief Executive Officer at National Bank.
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For further information: (The telephone number provided below is for the exclusive use of journalists and other media representatives.): Jean-François Lauzon, Advisor - Public Affairs, National Bank, Tel.: 514-394-6097