National Bank to donate $25,000 to support victims of the floods in Calgary
CALGARY, June 24, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - National Bank will donate $25,000 to the
Canadian Red Cross to support the organization's relief efforts for the
victims of the floods in Calgary, Alberta.
National Bank will also collect donations from the public in all its Canadian
branches, from June26 to July 26, 2013.
Cheques or donations should be made out to the "Canadian Red Cross, Alberta
Floods." The Canadian Red Cross will issue tax receipts for all donations of
$10 or more. All donations made at National Bank branches will be sent to the
Canadian Red Cross to be used to provide immediate relief to the victims.
National Bank has also taken several relief measures, on a case-by-case basis,
including payment deferrals, to support its customers affected by the floods.
For more information, please contact your National Bank branch with
ourfinder tool or call our Customer Services at1-888-483-5628.
Established in Western Canada for more than 100 years, National Bank seeks to
contribute to the well-being of the communities it serves. Over the past two
years, National Bank has spearheaded massive fundraising campaigns to help
those affected by flooding in Thunder Bay, Quebec, Manitoba and Western Canada.
About National Bank of Canada
With $185 billion in assets as at April 30, 2013, National Bank of Canada
(www.nbc.ca), together with its subsidiaries, forms one of Canada's leading
integrated financial groups, and was named among the 20 strongest banks in the
world by Bloomberg Markets. The Bank has close to 20,000 employees and is
widely recognized as a top employer. Its securities are listed on the Toronto
Stock Exchange (TSX: NA). Follow the Bank's activities via social media and
learn more about its extensive community involvement at clearfacts.ca and
(The telephone number provided below is for the exclusive use of journalists
and other media representatives.):
Marie-Pierre Jodoin Senior Advisor - Public Affairs National Bank Tel.:
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