FundScrip gift card fundraising program surpasses $10 million raised for charities

MONTREAL, June 16, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - FundScrip, a Fundstream Inc. program, has announced that it has surpassed $10 million dollars in funds raised for Canadian charitable and non-profit organizations, including schools, sports teams and clubs, religious, cultural and community groups who participate in the FundScrip gift card fundraising program. 

"This a remarkable accomplishment that once again confirms the value that FundScrip provides to supporters of Canadian charities and non-profit groups. And the fact that well over $2 million of the $10 million raised was generated last year alone is proof once again that the program is growing in popularity. Furthermore, we were delighted to welcome so many new brands to our retailer network in 2013 allowing us to offer even more choice and earnings opportunities to Canadian families raising funds for causes they care about." said Christopher Hill, President & CEO of Fundstream Inc.

FundScrip is gift card fundraising program operated by Fundstream Inc., whereby supporters automatically raise funds for registered fundraising groups by repeatedly purchasing gift cards at face-value through the FundScrip program to pay for their everyday purchases (i.e., groceries, gas, gifts, and household items). Supporters can choose gift cards from over 170 retailers (and growing) across Canada. Visit www.fundscrip.com to learn more.

About Fundstream Inc.
Fundstream is a Canadian gift card re-seller that has been marketing and fulfilling gift card orders from consumers, businesses, and organizations across Canada in English & French for over 10 years. Visit www.fundstream.com for more information.

SOURCE Fundstream Inc.

For further information:

David Nixon - Director of Marketing
514-861-1234 ext. 116
dnixon@fundscrip.com