Canadian Shipper


November 23, 2015

Canadian Pacific supports cardiac research

CALGARY, Alta.--Canadian Pacific (CP) is once again teaming up with the CFL to deliver CP Touchdowns for Heartduring the 103rd Grey Cup Playoffs. This year, the program is supporting the development of a heart health screening protocol, specifically for women, at St-Boniface Hospital's Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences in Winnipeg. For every home team touchdown made during rounds one and two of the playoffs, CP contributed $5,000 to St-Boniface Hospital for a total of $70,000, said the company in a release. Through the generosity of Manitobans and matching funds by CP, another $31,750 was raised for cardiac research during theNovember 13 St-Boniface Hospital Radiothon of Hope and Healing. CP Touchdowns for Heart will conclude at the 103rd Grey Cup on November 29 in Winnipeg, where every touchdown scored by Ottawa REDBLACKS and Edmonton Eskimos will generate $10,000 for women's heart