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Economical Insurance donates $200,000 to Canadian charities amid COVID-19

Grants donations to 20 community-based organizations across Canada, through an employee- and broker-driven Choose Your Charity campaign, which empowers employees and brokers to nominate and select community organizations in need WATERLOO, ON–Economical Insurance is granting donations to 20 community-based organizations in areas neighbouring Economical offices across the country, through an …

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Canadian pet food manufacturer focuses on those most impacted by COVID-19 lockdown

ROYAL CANIN® Canada’s “Pet-First” Philosophy Mobilizes Team in Support of Global Donations Program PUSLINCH, ON–Royal Canin, a global leader in tailored health and nutrition products for dogs and cats – today announced details on vital support provided to those most impacted by the COVID-19 lockdown. As a division of Mars …

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IKEA Canada launches Pride 2020 initiatives in support of LGBT+ inclusion from coast to coast

 Proceeds from limited-edition rainbow STORSTOMMA bags to support national partner Pflag Canada BURLINGTON, ON–For IKEA Canada, creating a welcoming, safe and accepting environment is part of its vision to create a better everyday life for all Canadians, including LGBT+ people from coast to coast. Though celebrations may look and feel …

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Corporate PhilanthropyCOVID-19

Four Entrepreneurs Band Together to Give Back by Providing Inspiration and Grants to Business Owners

Erica Ehm, Tony Chapman, Natasha Koifman, Jed Schneiderman also lend support TORONTO, ON–When Covid-19 hit thousands of businesses were negatively impacted. Many have been forced to shut down, lay off their staff and some are even declaring bankruptcy. Michelle Daides, entrepreneur and founder of MD Media Inc. (pictured) , a …

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Manulife donates $100,000 to support communities impacted by the Nova Scotia tragedy

Supporting Canadian Red Cross Stronger Together Nova Scotia Fund and the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia TORONTO, ON–Manulife announced a $100,000 donation to support the health and well-being of communities impacted by the tragic events on April 18 and 19. $50,000 is being donated to the Canadian Red Cross …

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How HSBC works with customers, employees and communities towards a sustainable future

VANCOUVER, BC–HSBC says now more than ever there is the need to develop the skills, business innovation and solutions that will secure sustainable growth. The bank’s 2019 Public Accountability Statement (PAS), now available online at https://www.about.hsbc.ca/hsbc-in-canada/community, details their commercial and philanthropic activities to support sustainable finance and future skills for …

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TD donates $100,000 to Strongest Families Institute in Nova Scotia

Donation will help support those in rural or under-served communities who are struggling with mental health problems such as anxiety, depression and behavioral challenges HALIFAX, NS–Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, mental health services have seen a significant increase in the number of people reaching out for support, as many try …

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CP donates $1 million to four North American charities providing critical supplies, relief

CP donates $1 million to four North American charities providing critical supplies and relief in the COVID-19 battle CALGARY, AB–Canadian Pacific is donating $1 million to four North American charities working on the front lines to help people impacted by COVID-19. In Canada, CP will donate C$350,000 to The Frontline …

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L’Oréal Canada donates hand sanitizers

Canadian Blood Services gets much needed help protect donors and frontline staff MONTREAL, QC–As part of its nation-wide coronavirus solidarity program, L’Oréal Canada will donate thousands of units of hand sanitizer to Canadian Blood Services over the next three months to help protect frontline workers and donors in their collection …

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Grasshopper Energy Contributes $50,000 to Mississauga Food Bank

TORONTO,  ON–Headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, Grasshopper Energy is an active participant in the community supporting local families and organizations such as The Mississauga Food Bank. “Our company believes in helping people in their time of need. The Mississauga Food Bank does great work for our community to relieve hunger in …

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