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Hellmann's Animal Crossing Island returns to educate consumers on the horrors of food waste this Halloween

The Island upgrade includes a Second Harvest donation opportunity for both gamers and non-gamers, scary food waste costumes, food waste tips and new eerie experiences and sites for a 360° Halloween experience at home.

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Second Harvest and Loblaw continue to lead the food rescue and food waste reduction revolution

Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw) and Second Harvest, Canada’s largest food rescue organization, announced further plans to eliminate food waste, support communities and expand their 35-year partnership across Canada, with Loblaw’s commitment of $1 million to on-board its banner stores onto Second Harvest’s FoodRescue.ca platform.

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Hellmann's® new Animal Crossing island converts players' virtual food waste into real food for people in need

For each spoiled turnip donated on the island, Hellmann's will donate a meal to Second Harvest.

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Second Harvest and Canadian Produce Marketing Association approved for $22 million to purchase and redistribute surplus food through Canadian community groups

Second Harvest and the Canadian Produce Marketing Association (CPMA) have been approved for $22 million to purchase and redistribute perishable food to communities across Canada, 10 per cent or more of which will be directed to northern communities.

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Deuxième Récolte et l’Association canadienne de la distribution de fruits et légumes recevront 22 millions de dollars pour l’achat de surplus alimentaires et leur redistribution auprès de groupes communautaires canadiens

Deuxième Récolte et l'Association canadienne de la distribution de fruits et légumes (ACDFL) recevront 22 millions de dollars pour se procurer et redistribuer des denrées périssables dans les communautés canadiennes, dont 10 % ou plus seront acheminées dans les communautés nordiques.

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Lori Nikkel
CEO
lorin@secondharvest.ca
647-382-0159