FREDERICTON, April 2, 2012 /CNW/ - Scotiabank today announced a $20,000 donation to the Canadian Red Cross efforts to support communities affected by flooding in New Brunswick, particularly in Perth Andover.
"Many of Scotiabank's customers, employees and friends have been affected by the flooding," said Scott Allen, District Vice-President, West New Brunswick District, Scotiabank. "This donation is to further support the community in this time of need and the work being done by aid groups throughout the area during this difficult time."
Scotiabank is committed to supporting the communities in which we live and work, both in Canada and abroad, through our global philanthropic program, Scotiabank Bright Future. Recognized as a leader internationally and among Canadian corporations for our charitable donations and philanthropic activities, Scotiabank has provided on average approximately $45 million annually to community causes around the world over each of the last five years. Visit us at www.scotiabank.com.
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