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CMAT 10th Anniversary Social & Fundraiser

Saturday, November 21st, 2015  at 18:30 Hemingway’s Restaurant and Bar 142 Cumberland Street Toronto, Ontario CMAT’s 10th Anniversary celebration continues! Friends and family are encouraged to attend and help us paint the town CMAT red! A special Burg & Bevvie* deal exclusively for CMATers and friends of CMATers will be available! For $25, the deal […]

Notice of CMAT’s 2015 Annual General Meeting of Members

CMAT’s 2015 Annual General Meeting of members (AGM) will be held live in Toronto, Ontario on:  Saturday November 21, 2015 at 16:30 (Eastern), and will be also streamed online via Google Hangouts and YouTube at: 13:30 (Pacific) 14:30 (Mountain) 15:30 (Central) 17:30 (Atlantic) Meet your 2014/2015 Board of Directors in person and online.  An agenda, […]

Call for Nominations – 2015/16 Board of Directors

  Vacancies on CMAT Board of Directors CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS!!!! There are two positions up for election on the CMAT Board of Directors. NOMINATION GUIDELINES All nominations should be sent to the nomination committee’s attention: [email protected] stating the following information: Nominee’s full name Nominee’s hometown/ province Nominee’s contact phone number and email address Nominee’s profession […]

CMAT Emergency Alert: Nepal Earthquake – Update #9

June 2, 2015 – Takukot, Nepal –  With special thanks for this contribution to Jill Allison, Logistician with Team 3! “Not sure the last set of photos loaded properly as we have only intermittent access to internet. I suppose it is a wonder we have any at all considering where we are. Mountain views and […]

CMAT Emergency Alert: Nepal Earthquake – Update #6

May 27, 2015 – Baluwa, Nepal Media Sources along with CMAT logistics resources have all reported that a river in northwestern Nepal has been blocked by a landslide, causing the formation of an artifical lake approximately 2 km long.  Villages downstream are being evacuated, in case the landslide gives way.  CMAT can confirm that Team […]

CMAT Emergency Alert – Earthquake in Nepal Update #4

May 12, 2015 – Baluwa, Nepal  –  CMAT Team 1 was sound asleep when another major quake measuring 7.4 on the Richter scale shook them awake at 3:00 this morning. All team members are safe and accounted for, and there have not been any reports of injuries or deaths in the immediate vicinity. Virtually no […]

CMAT Team 1 departs for Nepal

  Saturday May 2, 2015: The CMAT Assessment team conducted an assessment of the devastated region of Gorkha early Saturday morning, and completed a survey of the city, as well as several rural villages in the environs. The devastation in the region was nearly total, as homes and businesses could not withstand the power of […]

EMERGENCY ALERT: Earthquake in Nepal

April 25, 2015: Kathmandu, Nepal – A 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck the densely populated Kathmandu Valley in Nepal earlier today, killing thousands, and injuring thousands more. It is being recorded as the worst earthquake to hit the country in more than 80 years*, and the death toll continues to rise. The quake cut off power and […]

CMAT welcomes new board member

CMAT welcomes the addition of Dr. Pat San Agustin as interim Director at Large on the Board of Directors.  Pat assumes the seat previously occupied by Iain Kenny, who recently submitted his resignation due to illness. We would like to warmly thank Iain for his dedication and commitment to CMAT, and look forward to his […]

CMAT announces its 2015 Board of Directors

We would like to thank all our members for your participation in the 2014-15 CMAT Board of Directors election.  We had a record voter turnout for this year’s campaign! Congratulations to the newly elected and re-elected board members listed below, and thank you to all the nominees for your incredible interest!  Officer positions on the […]