MONTREAL, June 21 /CNW/ - In celebration of St. Jean Baptiste Day,
Scotiabank is inviting customers and patrons to visit any Scotiabank branch in
Québec on June 22nd to help kick-off holiday celebrations.
"Scotiabank has proudly served the Province of Québec for more than 118
years. On June 22nd, we invite people from across Québec to join us in
celebrating," said Diane Giard, Senior Vice President, Québec Region,
Scotiabank. "This initiative is another way for us to reach out to customers,
shareholders and employees to thank them for their dedication to Scotiabank
and together, show our colours."
Every Scotiabank branch in Québec will take part in St. Jean Baptiste Day
festivities with branches featuring: blue and white balloons, temporary Québec
flag tattoos for children, and St. Jean Baptiste Day posters on display.
Scotiabank is committed to supporting the communities in which we live
and work, both in Canada and abroad. Recognized as a leader internationally
and among Canadian corporations for its charitable donations and philanthropic
activities, in 2006 the Bank provided more than $42 million in sponsorships
and donations to a variety of projects and initiatives, primarily in the areas
of healthcare, education, social services and arts and culture. Scotiabank is
on the World Wide Web at www.scotiabank.com.
For further information:
For further information: Bernard Boileau, Scotiabank Public Affairs,
(450) 420-4595, firstname.lastname@example.org