Media advisory & photo opportunity - Star-studded cast of celebrities join in 29th anniversary of CIBC Miracle Day to help raise

Media advisory & photo opportunity - Star-studded cast of celebrities join in 
29th anniversary of CIBC Miracle Day to help raise millions for kids-in-need 
Funds to support children's charities in communities all across Canada 
TORONTO, Nov. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - CIBC (CM: TSX) (CM: NYSE) — On December 
4(th), a star-studded cast of celebrities will be joining CIBC traders and 
advisors on the trading floor to help raise millions for kids-in-need during 
the 29(th) annual CIBC Miracle Day. 
Celebrities include iconic multi-platinum Grammy-nominated Canadian singers 
and songwriters, world-class professional athletes, and Baseball and Football 
Hall of Fame inductees helping to raise money for children's charities across 
Canada. Last year, Hollywood superstar and philanthropist Mark Wahlberg helped 
CIBC raise a record $4.5 million for kids-in-need. 
WHO:   Surprise cast of celebrity guests. 

       CIBC traders and brokers.
       Children and charity representatives.

WHAT:  Join our celebrities and CIBC employees as they help raise money
       for children's charities

WHEN:  Dec. 4, 2013 at 9:30-11:00 AM EST

WHERE: 161 Bay Street, 7(th) floor, Toronto

WHY:   CIBC Miracle Day is an employee-driven event and one of Canada's
       largest single-day fundraiser for children's charities. Each
       year on CIBC Miracle Day, CIBC traders and advisors donate their
       fees and commissions to improve the health, education,
       well-being, and overall quality of life of kids-in-need.

Media must pre-register to join celebrities on CIBC's trading floor. To 
register, please contact Jessica Botelho-Carinci at 416-980-8859 or

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 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 $4.5 million was raised in Canada in 2012, for a total 
of nearly $69 million donated to hundreds of children's charities across 
Canada since 1984. To learn more, visit

About CIBC
CIBC is a leading North American financial institution with 11 million 
personal banking and business clients. 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 2012, CIBC contributed more than $38 
million to more than 1,900 charitable and non-profit initiatives in 450 
communities. You can find other news releases and information about CIBC in 
our Press Centre on our corporate website at

Media contact: Kevin Dove, Head of External Communications & Media Relations,  
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