United Way of Saskatoon & Area receives $15,000 of Paper Excellence’s $50,000 United Way donation 

April 29, 2022 By İmitation Paper 0

For Immediate Release:

[Richmond, BC] – Paper Excellence introduced at present a $50,000 donation to United Way, $15,000 of which is being awarded to United Way of Saskatoon & Area.

This present can be divided between each of Paper Excellence’s mill areas in Saskatchewan. A $10,000 donation to the Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Prince Albert (BBBS) mentorship program will assist match kids between the ages of 6-16 with a professionally screened and educated volunteer mentor. And a $5,000 donation to the Meadow Lake Early Childhood Intervention Program (ECIP) will substitute a harmful wheelchair ramp in ECIP primary facility.

“United Way of Saskatoon & Area’s influence far exceeds the town limits of Saskatoon. We are proud to proceed to assist our northern communities in Saskatchewan with this beneficiant present.” mentioned Sheri Benson, CEO, United Way of Saskatoon & Area. ”Paper Excellence’s donation will guarantee households are geared up with the assets and assist wanted to assist enhance the lives of younger kids within the communities of Prince Albert and Meadow Lake.”

“In Paper Excellence’s Mission Statement, it states that we are going to enhance the well-being of the communities during which we function,” mentioned Graham Kissack, Vice President, Environment, Health & Safety and Corporate Communications. “We consider these donations that may assist kids in search of a mentor and substitute a harmful wheelchair ramp at an early childhood intervention facility will make a long-lasting distinction for the folks straight affected in addition to the broader neighborhood.”

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Paper Excellence, headquartered in British Columbia, is a diversified producer of pulp and specialty, printing, writing, and packaging papers. The firm operates seven mills and a large-scale cargo distribution centre in Canada producing and delivery over 2.8 million tonnes yearly with a workforce of greater than 2,800. Paper Excellence is poised to proceed to develop with its technique of operational excellence and high-quality, cost-effective merchandise.

United Way of Saskatoon and space goals to enhance lives and construct neighborhood by way of acts of native love that embrace, participating and mobilizing neighborhood {dollars}, strengthening the community of companies and capability of non-profits, influencing public attitudes, techniques and insurance policies and addressing underlying causes affecting neighborhood members within the Saskatoon space.

Media Contacts: 

Graham Kissack, Vice President, Environment, Health & Safety and Corporate Communications | [email protected] | Mobile: 250-732-7991

Paige Gignac, Senior Manager, Marketing & Communications | [email protected] | Mobile: 306-291-1313