SOURCE: Scotiabank


October 06, 2014 07:38 ET

Scotiabank Donates $35,000 to Support Ebola Relief Efforts in West Africa

TORONTO, ON --(Marketwired - October 06, 2014) - Scotiabank announced today a $35,000 donation to the Canadian Red Cross in support of relief efforts relating to the Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa.

The Red Cross response for the Ebola outbreak includes four critical areas which include clinical management, care for the deceased, tracing and monitoring contact with the virus and educating communities about the disease.

Scotiabank branches across Canada will also be open to receive donations from the public.

About Scotiabank
Scotiabank is a leading financial services provider in over 55 countries and Canada's most international bank. Through Bright Future, our global philanthropic program, Scotiabank and its employees support causes at a grassroots level across six pillars: health, education, social services, arts and culture, environment and sports. Recognized as a leader for our charitable donations and philanthropic activities, Scotiabank has contributed on average $50 million annually over the last five years to community causes around the world. Visit us at

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