Save-On-Foods, Western Family partner to support local food banks
Annual Share It Forward fundraising event takes place this month
Canadian Grocer staff
Who: Save-On-Foods and Western Family
What: Fifty per cent of net proceeds (up to $300,000) from all Western Family products sold at any Save-On-Foods, PriceSmart Foods and Urban Fare locations, will be donated to local food banks, as part of the grocer’s annual Share It Forward fundraising event.
When: Share It Forward runs from June 17 to 23
“It’s more important than ever that we, as Canadians, come together to support our neighbours during this crisis,” said Save-On-Foods president Darrell Jones, in a press release. “Local food banks play a critical role in our communities, and with the Share It Forward campaign, it’s easier than ever to support the great work they do every day.”