Shorcan Brokers Ltd. 15th Annual Charity Day Raises Over $630,000

January 25, 2013

January 25, 2013 (TORONTO) – Shorcan Brokers Limited, TMX Group's fixed income interdealer brokerage, today announced that its Annual Charity Day raised over $630,000.

"We are extremely pleased that over the past 15 years we have been able to give back to the community through our Annual Charity Days," said Peter Conroy, President, Shorcan Brokers Limited. "We are grateful for the generous support received from our clients who enable us to continue this tradition."

The funds raised will be distributed to various charities, including the following organizations:

  • Big Brothers/Big Sisters of St. Catharines
  • Bonne Mine
  • Canadian Athletes Now Fund
  • Canadian Cancer Society
  • Canadian Spinal Research Organization
  • CIBC Children's Foundation / Miracle Day
  • Covenant House
  • Fondation Centre de cancérologie Charles-Bruneau
  • The Foundation Fighting Blindness
  • Foundation Marie-Vincent
  • Hadden Family Foundation
  • Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada
  • North York Harvest Food Bank
  • Otis Grant & Friends Foundation
  • Parkdale Activity Recreation Centre
  • Pelletier Youth in Transition
  • Prostate Cancer Canada
  • ShareLife
  • SickKids Foundation
  • SIM Canada
  • Toronto Youth Development
  • Women Gaining Ground

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