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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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Hormel Foods Canada Donates more than 75,000 Pounds of Food to Second Harvest Partner Agencies Across Canada to Help Feed Those in Need

Hormel Foods Canada is donating more than 75,000 pounds of Hormel Gatherings® party trays (approximately 75,000 meals*) to Second Harvest, Canada’s largest food recovery organization, to help to feed families in need during these extraordinary times.

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The North West Company Partners with The Sprott Foundation and Second Harvest to Enable $3.6 Million Food Donation

The North West Company has partnered with The Sprott Foundation to enable a combined $3.6 Million donation to residents of over 120 communities in Northern Canada, to help ensure food security during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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CI Financial and Assante Wealth Management launch Be Well-Advised Program offering free financial advice to Canadians in need

CI Financial is helping Canadians manage the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic by making donations to Canada's most impoverished communities, where many people and families are struggling during these unprecedented times. These donations are being facilitated by Second Harvest, which is a food rescue organization that collects fresh, surplus food and delivers it to social services agencies for distribution to people in need.

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