MEDIA ADVISORY: CIBC celebrates grand opening of new Ottawa branch with $300,000 donation to Canadian Blood Services

MEDIA ADVISORY: CIBC celebrates grand opening of new Ottawa branch with 
$300,000 donation to Canadian Blood Services 
OTTAWA, April 10, 2014 /CNW/ - This Saturday, April 12, CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: 
CM) will celebrate the grand opening of its new Terry Fox & Fernbank Banking 
Centre with fun activities for the whole family. To mark the opening, CIBC 
will present a donation of $300,000 to the Canadian Blood Services. 

    WHEN:             Saturday, April 12, 2014, 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
                      Ribbon-cutting ceremony at 1:00 p.m.
                          --  His Worship, Jim Watson, Mayor of Ottawa
    WHO:                  --  Shad Qadri, Ottawa City Councillor (Ward 6 -
                          --  Margaret Miedema, Director, Fundraising and
                              Development, Canadian Blood Services
                          --  Liset Stanton, Ottawa Campaign Committee
                              Co-Chair, Canadian Blood Services
                          --  Dean Chapman, CIBC District Vice-President
                              (Ottawa District)
                          --  Penny Baker, CIBC Regional Director (Ontario
                          --  The Easter Bunny
                          --  Margaret Miedema of Canadian Blood Services
    WHAT:                     to accept CIBC's $300,000 donation (1:17
                          --  Ribbon-cutting and photo opportunity (1:22
    ACTIVITIES:       BBQ, Easter egg hunt, video game trailer, Easter
                      craft, balloon animals, DJ
    WHERE:            5349 Fernbank Rd, Ottawa, ON  K2S 0T7

The Terry Fox & Fernbank Banking Centre offers local residents convenient 
service and advice six days a week. To help celebrate the opening, CIBC will 
offer special, time-limited client offers, including no monthly fees for up to 
six months on new chequing accounts, a first year annual fee rebate on any 
fee-based credit cards and 0.5 per cent bonus interest on CIBC long-term GICs.

About CIBC
CIBC is a leading North American financial institution with 11 million 
personal banking and business clients. CIBC offers a full range of products 
and services through its comprehensive electronic banking network, branches 
and offices across Canada, and has offices in the United States and around the 
world. You can find other news releases and information about CIBC in our 
Media Centre on our corporate website at

Caroline Van Hasselt, Director, External Communications, 416-784-6699 or 
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