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May 11, 2017, 10:20 ET Ryerson University Students Named National Champions of the Environment

VANCOUVER, May 11, 2017 /CNW/ - In Gujarat, India, where 70 per cent of the population faces high water stress, Enactus Ryerson University students created Project Pura, which empowers local...


May 11, 2017, 10:02 ET University of Windsor Students Named National Champions of Youth Empowerment

VANCOUVER, May 11, 2017 /CNW/ - Upon learning that 60 per cent of students leave high school without basic financial education, students from the University of Windsor created Youthrive, an intensive ...


Oct 26, 2013, 15:49 ET Jessica Coriat is named Scotiabank's Game Changer in Hamilton, winning $25,000 for her charity, Toronto Rehab Foundation

HAMILTON, ON, Oct. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - Scotiabank today announced that Jessica Coriat from Aurora has been named the Scotiabank Game Changer for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats 2013 Season at the final game of...


Oct 24, 2013, 09:00 ET Eight community heroes in the running to be named Saskatchewan 2013 season Scotiabank Game Changer

This season's Scotiabank Game Changer will receive $25,000 towards their charity at the final game of the regular season and a trip to the 101st Grey Cup REGINA, Oct. 24, 2013 /CNW/ - The countdown...


Oct 20, 2013, 16:40 ET Runners break records in unforgettable Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Lanni Marchant and Krista DuChene break 28-year-old Canadian women's marathon record. Deressa Chimsa from Ethiopia sets new marathon course record and fastest time on Canadian soil. TORONTO, Oct. 20, ...


Oct 18, 2013, 22:26 ET Lisa Mae Buchanan is named Edmonton 2013 Season Scotiabank Game Changer, winning $25,000 for her charity, Northern Lights Health Foundation

EDMONTON, Oct. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Scotiabank today announced that Lisa Mae Buchanan from Fort McMurray has been named the Eskimos 2013 Season Scotiabank Game Changer at the final game of the regular...


Oct 17, 2013, 08:00 ET Eight community heroes in the running to be named Hamilton's 2013 Scotiabank Game Changer

This season's Scotiabank Game Changer will receive $25,000 towards their charity at the final game of the regular season and a trip to the 101st Grey Cup HAMILTON, ON, Oct. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - The...


Oct 17, 2013, 08:00 ET Road Closure Notice - Sunday, October 20, 2013

More than 25,000 runners hit the streets for the 2013 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon TORONTO, Oct. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - On October 20, more than 25,000 elite and recreational runners from over 60 ...


Oct 15, 2013, 08:00 ET Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon race week schedule

TORONTO, Oct. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - On Sunday October 20, more than 25,000 runners from over 60 countries will lace up for the 2013 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon. The race week media schedule is...


Oct 11, 2013, 13:29 ET Eight community heroes in the running to be named Edmonton 2013 Season Scotiabank Game Changer

This season's Scotiabank Game Changer will receive $25,000 towards their charity at the final game of the regular season and a trip to the 101st Grey Cup EDMONTON, Oct. 11, 2013 /CNW/ - The countdown ...


Oct 10, 2013, 17:30 ET Scotiabank donates $750,000 for Rehabilitation Services and Child Safety Link at the IWK

HALIFAX, Oct. 10, 2013 /CNW/ - Scotiabank announced today a transformational gift of $750,000 for the IWK Health Centre. The donation will support Child Safety Link, a Maritime-wide injury prevention ...


Oct 08, 2013, 11:33 ET The 2013 Scotiabank Giller Prize announces its shortlist

TORONTO, Oct. 8, 2013 /CNW/ - Today in a morning press event at the Soho House in downtown Toronto, more than 100 media and members of the publishing industry gathered to hear the 2013 Scotiabank...


Oct 04, 2013, 09:30 ET Media Advisory - Behind the Curtain: An exclusive interview with the Scotiabank Giller Prize jury

TORONTO, Oct. 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Jian Ghomeshi, host of CBC Radio One's Q, will interview the three-member jury of this year's prize - Margaret Atwood, Esi Edugyan and Jonathan Lethem - about the...


Oct 03, 2013, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - A special event to announce the 2013 Scotiabank Giller Prize shortlist at the Soho House in Toronto, hosted by Jian Ghomeshi.

TORONTO, Oct. 3, 2013 /CNW/ - WHAT: The 2013 Scotiabank Giller Prize shortlist announcement WHO: Host: Jian Ghomeshi, host of CBC Radio One's Q 2013 Scotiabank Giller Prize jury: Canadian writer...


Sep 27, 2013, 06:00 ET Announcing The Learning Partnership's 19th Annual Take Our Kids to Work Program

Employers invited to register their participation in Take Our Kids to Work day - Wednesday, November 6, 2013 TORONTO, Sept. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - More than 75,000 Canadian employers will get the chance to ...


Sep 26, 2013, 08:00 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - NHL alumni coaches over 100 minor boys and girls hockey players

Former Ottawa Senators player Brad Marsh coaches at first Scotiabank Community HockeyFest in Ottawa OTTAWA, Sept. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - NHL Alumni and former Ottawa Senators player Brad Marsh will coach...


Sep 25, 2013, 14:00 ET Calling all Ottawa Minor Hockey Players! NHL Alumni™ Take the Ice to Coach first ever Scotiabank Community HockeyFest

Over one thousand minor Ottawa hockey players will receive expert instruction during this 10-part event, which kicks off on Sunday, September 29. OTTAWA, ON, Sept. 25, 2013 /CNW/ - Scotiabank is...


Sep 25, 2013, 12:52 ET Media Advisory/Interview & Photo Opportunity - NHL Alumni help Scotiabank Drop the Puck on the 2013-2014 NHL Season

Scotiabank to announce new must-have product for NHL fans TORONTO, Sept. 25, 2013 /CNW/ - Scotiabank is celebrating the launch of the 2013-14 NHL season on Tuesday, October 1 with an exclusive...


Sep 25, 2013, 08:00 ET Media Advisory/Interview Opportunity - Dashing into the record books for a second time at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Toronto resident hopes to break another GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® record at this year's Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon TORONTO, Sept. 25, 2013 /CNW/ - Faster than a speeding lacrosse player?...


Sep 20, 2013, 09:00 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Scotiabank AIDS Walk for Life: This Sunday, have fun and raise funds #ForAIDS!

TORONTO, Sept. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - The Scotiabank AIDS Walk For Life Toronto, which raises funds for the AIDS Committee of Toronto (ACT), takes place this Sunday, September 22 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at...


Sep 20, 2013, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory/Photo Op - Meet the Canadian stars of the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon/

TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - The countdown to Canada's premier big-city marathon is on. On October 20, more than 25,000 runners from over 60 countries will lace up for the 2013 Scotiabank Toronto...


Sep 18, 2013, 14:00 ET Scotiabank Calgary Marathon Reveals Groovy Plans for 50th Celebration

CALGARY, Sept. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Celebrate 50 years of running with 15,000 running buddies as you "run through the decades" on June 1, 2014 at the 50th Anniversary celebration of the Scotiabank...


Sep 18, 2013, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Join us TODAY for Groovy Reveal of Plans for the 50th Anniversary

CALGARY, Sept. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - The Scotiabank Calgary Marathon is turning 50 on June 1, 2014 and a mighty celebration is a must for this milestone anniversary. Organizers will unveil groovy plans...


Sep 13, 2013, 13:40 ET Canucks Sports & Entertainment and Scotiabank Announce Partnership

Scotiabank is now the Official Bank of the Vancouver Canucks VANCOUVER, Sept. 13, 2013 /CNW/ - Canucks Sports & Entertainment (CS&E) is proud to announce a new partnership with Scotiabank, the...


Sep 12, 2013, 08:00 ET Media Advisory/Photo Op - Meet the Canadian stars of the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - The countdown to Canada's premier big-city marathon is on. On October 20, more than 25,000 runners from over 60 countries will lace up for the 2013 Scotiabank Toronto...