TORONTO, Dec. 2, 2015 /CNW/ - CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) - Canadian movie star Rachel McAdams lights up CIBC's trading floor in Toronto to help raise millions for kids-in-need on CIBC Miracle Day.
On the first Wednesday of every December, the sales and trading team from CIBC Capital Markets and the investment advisors at CIBC Wood Gundy donate their trading fees and commissions to organizations that support kids in communities across Canada. Through the efforts of employees and clients, $5.5 million was raised last year. Since 1984, nearly $79 million has been donated to hundreds of children's charities across Canada.
SOURCE Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Image with caption: "Rachel McAdams lights up the trading room on CIBC Miracle Day. (CNW Group/Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20151202_C9452_PHOTO_EN_44521.jpg
Image with caption: "Rachel McAdams helps make an equity trade on CIBC Miracle Day to support children's charities across Canada. Audrey Guth (left), founder of the Nanny Angel Network, was on hand to receive a $75,000 donation. (CNW Group/Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20151202_C9452_PHOTO_EN_44522.jpg
Image with caption: "Rachel McAdams takes calls from clients on the CIBC trading floor to raise millions for children's charities on CIBC Miracle Day. (CNW Group/Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20151202_C9452_PHOTO_EN_44524.jpg
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