We are Canada video (0:48)
We are Canada (0:48)

We asked you to tell us what you stand for, Canada. And from coast to coast, you replied. Watch the video to find out what Canadians said.

Get Involved!

Given this epic occasion we’re collecting the thoughts and feelings of Canadians by creating a digital time capsule. We invite you to help shape the narrative by creating a personalized meme using #StandForCanada. 

Join the conversation and see what Canadians are saying on Twitter @CIBC, Facebook and Instagram @CIBCNow.

While you’re celebrating all that makes this country great, use our augmented reality app to make the moments you capture come to life! To download the app, visit the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store. Once you’ve downloaded the app, scan the #StandForCanada augmented reality marker on this page and show off your Canadian pride by sharing your photos using the #StandForCanada hashtag. For more information about our augmented reality app, read our how-to guide (PDF, 105 KB) .

Hashtag Stand for Canada

This is the augmented reality marker. Scan me. 



  • Ottawa 2017 – As Lead Partner of Ottawa 2017, we will co-host a yearlong celebration in our nation's capital
  • Invictus Games – CIBC is proud to support Team Canada at the Invictus Games Toronto 2017, a parasport event for servicemen and women and veterans with disabilities
  • IRCC – We’ll co-host a number of Canadian citizenship ceremonies across the country as part of a full year of joint citizenship initiatives to welcome new Canadians and ignite Canadian pride
  • Royal Canadian Mint – We’re offering the RCM's Canada 150 coin together with a custom CIBC wrap, exclusively available through Online Banking and select CIBC Banking Centres
  • CBC – We’re lead partner of CBC's and Radio Canada's new 2017 programming to celebrate Canada's 150
  • Connor McDavid – A proud Canadian and CIBC ambassador will help celebrate our shared birthday with Canada