Mondelez Canada is donating more than $1 million worth of financial and in-kind support to frontline health care workers and community partners working on emergency relief and critical food stability efforts in Canada during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The support includes donatins for Food Banks of Canada, Moisson Montreal, Second Harvest, The Good Shepherd and Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada.
And during the Easter weekend, Mondelez Canada donated more than 4,000 Easter treats to frontline healthcare workers across UHN Toronto hospitals, including Toronto General, Toronto Western, Princess Margaret and all Toronto Rehabilitation sites.
“Mondelēz Canada has an important role to play in supporting those on the frontlines of this crisis and in helping the communities and populations hit hardest by COVID-19. We are committing over $1 million in cash and in-kind donations, that includes a thank you to frontline health care workers in the GTA and support to further the impactful work of local community partners across Canada who are providing food security and assistance to the people who need it most,” said Martin Parent, president, Mondelēz Canada.
Mondelēz Canada will continue to monitor the rapidly changing situation and provide further updates as appropriate. This support is part of the global Mondelēz International commitment to donate $15 million, in cash and in-kind donations, to community partners around the world.