OTTAWA, Nov. 13, 2013 /CNW/ - 06:43 AM EST - The Akran Foundation announced today that, through its affiliated company Akran Marketing, staff members and suppliers will contribute $10,000 in cash and
$10,000 worth of clothing to people in the Philippines affected by
Typhoon Haiyan. The donations will be through various charities in
Canada that are already sending goods to the typhoon ravaged area.
Raman Agarwal, President & CEO, of Akran Marketing said: "It is such a worthy cause
that every Canadian should do something for these poor people suffering
from a terrible natural disaster. I am deeply touched by the images
coming from Tacloban and Leyte province, where up to 10,000 people are
The Akran Foundation (http://www.akranfoundation.com) works with children, families and communities around the world to
overcome the cycle of poverty. The Akran Foundation is a private
foundation based in Ottawa, a philanthropic arm of Akran Marketing.
About Akran Marketing
Akran Marketing is an award-winning branding company and industry leader
in providing unique and creative promotional product solutions to the
public and private sectors throughout North America. With offices in
many major cities, Akran has received several awards including the
Better Business Bureau's "Market Place Ethical Award" and was named the
"Mid-market Fastest Growing Company in Ottawa"
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SOURCE: Akran Group
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