MONTREAL, Aug. 11, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - FundScrip (a Fundstream Inc.
program) announced today that Walmart Canada has joined the FundScrip
catalogue of participating gift card retailers. FundScrip fundraising
groups can look forward to earnings of 2 per cent on Walmart gift
"After years of being the 'most wanted' gift card requested by our
customers, we are delighted to announce Walmart gift cards are now
available to FundScrip users," said Christopher Hill, Fundstream
President and CEO. "Adding the Walmart is a significant milestone for
our program. It advances our goal of helping Canadian fundraisers raise
the most money as easily as possible for important causes and it
further demonstrates Walmart's on-going commitment to Canadian
charities and non-profit organizations. Everyone benefits."
The FundScrip program enables not-for-profit organizations, schools,
sports teams, and cultural groups to raise money by receiving a
percentage of gift cards purchased for leading retailers at face value
by their supporters.
FundScrip is a Canadian fundraising program operated by Fundstream Inc.
whereby supporters of enrolled fundraising groups pay for their
everyday purchases (i.e., groceries, gas, gifts and household items)
and gifts with gift cards bought through the FundScrip program
automatically generating money for their group's beneficiary.
Supporters can choose gift cards from over 170 retailers across Canada.
Visit www.fundscrip.com for more information.
SOURCE: Fundstream Inc.
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