RBC donates $100,000 to assist China earthquake victims
TORONTO, May 16, 2008 — RBC today announced
a $100,000 donation to the Canadian Red Cross China Earthquake
relief fund to support the enormous humanitarian relief and
recovery efforts in the affected areas of China.
"We believe that corporations have a responsibility
to step up to the plate in times of need, both at home and
abroad, "said Gordon Nixon, President & CEO of RBC.
"We have a long-standing tradition of responding when
communities are in need, and on behalf of our clients and
employees around the world, we are proud to support the relief
effort with a donation."
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For more information contact:
Beja Rodeck, (416) 974-5506