At CIBC, we go beyond traditional banking and demonstrate our commitment to Indigenous Peoples, communities and organizations through active memberships, corporate donations and sponsorships. We are actively involved in national and community-based programs. Over the past 5 years, CIBC has contributed more than $5 million to organizations and programs supporting Indigenous communities and citizens.
Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB)Opens a new window in your browser
CIBC is a proud, active Patron Member of the CCAB. CCAB’s mission is to foster sustainable business relations between First Nations, Inuit and Métis people, and Canadian businesses.
IndspireOpens a new window in your browser
Indspire is a national Indigenous-led charity that invests in the education of Indigenous people for the long-term benefit of these individuals, their families and communities, and Canada.
CIBC is serious about supporting Indigenous higher learning which is why we proudly sponsor Indspire’s academic bursaries and scholarships.
Martin Family InitiativeOpens a new window in your browser
The Martin Family Initiative is committed to improving elementary and secondary school education outcomes for First Nations, Métis Nation, and Inuit students in Canada; by working in full partnership with the Indigenous people of Canada, relevant governments and the private sector.
National Aboriginal Trust Officers Association (NATOA)Opens a new window in your browser
CIBC is a proud, active Gold Member of NATOA. NATOA is a charitable organization, and is committed to providing Indigenous Peoples of Canada with the resources and information that will help them efficiently create, manage, and operate trusts as a means to ensure that the seven generations yet unborn can benefit from the goals and dreams of the present generation.
Teach For CanadaOpens a new window in your browser
Teach For Canada is a non-profit organization that works with northern First Nations to recruit, prepare and support committed teachers.
CIBC provides scholarship support to Indigenous students enrolled at the following universities:
- University of New Brunswick
- University of Regina
- Emily Carr University of Art + Design
- University of Manitoba
- University of Prince Edward Island