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National Bank Donates $10,000 to Entre-Jeunes

Rivière du Loup, 13 May 2013 -

National Bank is proud to donate $10,000 to Entre-Jeunes, a Rivière-du-Loup-based organization dedicated to helping young people aged 12 to 18 to develop the skills needed to become active, engaged and responsible citizens.

"Supporting our youth is a priority for National Bank. By encouraging young people in Rivière-du-Loup to get involved in their community and by listening to their needs, Entre-Jeunes helps them make a constructive transition to adulthood. We are proud to support this organization in its mission through our One for Youth program," stated Louis Vachon, National Bank President and Chief Executive Officer, in Rivière-du-Loup to present the donation.

Each year, National Bank supports hundreds of Canadian organizations through donations and sponsorships. It is particularly committed to young people through its One for Youth program, ensuring they are healthy and have the tools they need to become engaged citizens committed to building a better world. To learn more about the initiatives supported by the Bank and its employees, visit youth.nationalbank.ca.

About National Bank of Canada
With $184 billion in assets as at January 31, 2013, National Bank of Canada (www.nbc.ca), together with its subsidiaries, forms one of Canada’s leading integrated financial groups, and was named among the 20 strongest banks in the world by Bloomberg Markets. The Bank has close to 20,000 employees and is widely recognized as a top employer. Its securities are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: NA). Follow the Bank’s activities via social media and learn more about its extensive community involvement at clearfacts.ca and commitment.nationalbank.ca.

Information (The telephone number provided below is for the exclusive use of journalists and other media representatives.):

Marie-Pierre Jodoin
Senior Advisor – Public Affairs
National Bank
Tel.: 514-394-4209