Nissan: Nissan Canada Foundation renews partnership with a Mississauga Food Bank

Posted on 11. Feb, 2016 by in Nissan Canada

MISSISSAUGA, ONT. – Today, a Nissan Canada Foundation and The Mississauga Food Bank announced they will lower their attribute as a Nissan Canada Foundation renews a support as a food bank’s “Champion Sponsor” for 2016 and 2017. Nissan – by a Nissan Canada Foundation – will yield proffer support and unite several food drives, including a city-wide Holiday Food and Fundraising Drive in Dec where a Nissan Canada Foundation will be a heading sponsor.

“Today as we announce this renovation that will continue a Foundation’s work with The Mississauga Food Bank, we can feel this clarity of honour around me, creation this joyous arise an even larger pleasure for me, as newly-appointed president, to be partial of,” pronounced Joni Paiva, boss of Nissan Canada Inc.

The Mississauga Food Bank is a executive food bank in Mississauga, where a Nissan Canadian conduct bureau has been situated given 1989. The Mississauga Food Bank has been providing food for over 2.2-million dishes any year by a network of member agencies including village food banks, before-school breakfast clubs, youth-at-risk drop-in programs, prohibited dish programs, girl and family shelters, and puncture food pantries. These agencies are located in areas of a city where need is highest, and in locations that can be simply accessed by those who need puncture food support.

“We yield food for 183,000 dishes any month and we can’t do that but a inexhaustible support of partners like a Nissan Canada Foundation,” says Chris Hatch, executive executive of The Mississauga Food Bank. “To contend we are beholden for a Nissan Canada Foundation’s support for a past 10 years would be an understatement. We’re gay to continue operative with Nissan employees to grasp a common prophesy of a Mississauga where no one goes hungry.”

As “Champion” sponsor, The Nissan Canada Foundation will continue profitable tighten courtesy to internal village needs with their summer Food for Thought Food Drive. As donations to The Mississauga Food Bank tumble dramatically in a summer months, a Nissan Canada Foundation will convene together Nissan Canada employees from a conduct bureau and internal dealerships – Direct Nissan and Woodchester Nissan – to lift food and supports during this vicious time.

“The city of Mississauga is a home, a employees and dealers have spent dual decades giving behind to this community, anticipating to have a suggestive impact. Today we honour this work by reaffirming a joining to stability a quarrel opposite craving in this city,” resolved Paiva.

 

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