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BMO Bank of Montreal signs on as title sponsor for the CCAA Women’s Soccer Nationals
October 6, 2014
BMO Bank of Montreal has committed to being the title sponsor for the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Women’s Soccer National Championship which is being held on November 5 to 8, 2014, at the Methanex Bowl in Medicine Hat, Alberta.
The nationals, which are hosted by the Medicine Hat College (MHC) Rattlers, will draw teams from across western Canada including Alberta, British Columbia, Quebec, Ontario and the Atlantic provinces.
Terry Ballard, manager of sports and wellness at MHC explains that the college is excited to have BMO on board. “We are thankful for BMO’s generous contribution in making nationals possible. Hosting an event of this scale is not only beneficial to our student athletes but as well a win for the community.”
“We are honoured to partner with Medicine Hat College on this important community soccer initiative,” said Jessica Boyd, Branch Manager, BMO Bank of Montreal. “BMO has a longstanding history of supporting soccer across all levels, including more than 20,000 youth league soccer plays across Canada. We are excited to be the title sponsor for the Women’s Soccer National Championship and are honoured to have students from across Canada come to Alberta. We wish all teams the best of luck.”
MHC would like to thank BMO as well as the following sponsors for making this event possible: CCAA, Adidas, Big Kahuna, Jostens, Sport Canada WestJet and Alberta Sport Connection.
About Medicine Hat College
Known for our focus on students − and our innovative and collaborative nature – Medicine Hat College proudly serves over 8,000 learners each year. Committed to the communities of southeastern Alberta, yet mindful of global opportunities, we invite you to develop your full potential through our broad array of programs, courses and services. MHC is a proud member of Campus Alberta and welcomes partnership to benefit our students and communities. To learn how we’re here for you, visit www.mhc.ab.ca.
About BMO Financial Group
Established in 1817 as Bank of Montreal, BMO Financial Group is a highly diversified financial services organization based in North America. The bank offers a broad range of retail banking, wealth management and investment banking products and services to more than 12 million customers. BMO Financial Group had more than $586 billion in total assets and approximately 47,000 employees at July 31, 2014.