Media Advisory - Local hockey hero Trevor Linden joins CIBC Wood Gundy to help kids-in-need on CIBC Miracle Day

Media Advisory - Local hockey hero Trevor Linden joins CIBC Wood Gundy to help 
kids-in-need on CIBC Miracle Day 
VICTORIA, BC, Dec. 3, 2012 /CNW/ - CIBC (CM: TSX) (CM: NYSE) On Wednesday, 
December 5, CIBC Wood Gundy Investment Advisors and local hockey hero Trevor 
Linden will present cheques to the Boys and Girls Club of Victoria, Kids Help 
Phone, and Victoria Single Parent Resource Centre using money raised through 
CIBC's Miracle Day. 
Thanks to clients doing business with CIBC Wood Gundy, the Victoria branch has 
raised over $570,000 in the past 10 years through donating their fees and 
commissions. 
Photo and Interview Opportunity: 
What:   CIBC Miracle Day 


         

Who:    CIBC Wood Gundy Investment Advisors
        Trevor Linden
        Boys and Girls Club of Victoria
        Kids Help Phone
        Victoria Single Parent Resource Centre
         

WHY:    For the past 28 years, CIBC Miracle Day has supported and
        improved the quality of life for Canadian children. Whether a
        hot meal to start the day, extra help with schoolwork, a place
        to turn to in a crisis, or the fulfillment of a child's special
        wish - the joint efforts of CIBC employees and clients have
        helped thousands of children in need. In 2011, more than $4.1
        million was raised in Canada for children's charities and
        nearly $65 million since it began in 1984.
         

When:   1:00 pm
        Wednesday, December 5, 2012
         

Where:  CIBC Wood Gundy
        730 View Street, 9(th) Floor
        Victoria, B.C.

About CIBC Miracle Day

CIBC Miracle Day is the annual flagship fundraising event for the CIBC 
Children's Foundation. On CIBC Miracle Day, CIBC's wholesale banking employees 
and participating CIBC Wood Gundy Investment Advisors donate their fees and 
commissions to organizations that support kids in our communities. Through the 
efforts of employees and clients $4.1 million was raised in Canada in 2011, 
for a total of nearly $65 million donated to hundreds of children's charities 
across Canada since 1984. To learn more, visit www.cibc.com/miracleday.

About CIBC

CIBC is committed to supporting causes that matter to our clients, our 
employees and our communities. We aim to make a difference in communities 
through corporate donations, sponsorships and the volunteer spirit of 
employees. With a strategic focus on Kids, Cures and Community, and employee 
commitment to causes including the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run 
for the Cure, the CIBC Children's Foundation and United Way, we are investing 
in the social and economic development of communities across the country. In 
2011, CIBC group of companies contributedmore than$35 million to 
charitable and non-profit initiatives in Canada to support national, regional 
and local organizations. To learn more, visit www.cibc.com.



Erin Truax, Senior Manager, Community Investment, CIBC erin.truax@cibc.com | C 
403-819-7977

SOURCE: CIBC

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