RBC branches also accepting public donations to Canadian Red Cross
MONTREAL, July 9, 2013 /CNW/ - RBC today announced a $50,000 donation to the
Canadian Red Cross to support relief efforts for those affected by
theexplosion and fires that destroyed the city centre of Lac-Mégantic.
"RBC is committed to helping thecommunity of Lac Mégantic recover and
rebuild from thisdevastating incident," said Martin Thibodeau, regional
president, Québec, RBC Royal Bank."In the aftermath of this tragedy and the
remarkable scenes of people helping each other, we're honoured to contribute
in helpingour neighbours through this challenging time. We are partnering
closely with the Quebec division of the Red Cross in supporting their
readiness initiative thatallows them to be presentin the very first
moments of such tragedies."
RBC branches are also accepting donations to the Canadian Red Cross.
Claude Lussier, Manager, Communications, Quebec Headquarters, RBC, 514
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