MONTREAL, July 22, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Imperial Tobacco Canada announces
today it has made a $10,000 donation to the Salvation Army to support
the charity's emergency and disaster services for the community in
"Our thoughts have been and continue to be with everyone in the
community," said Caroline Ferland, vice president, Corporate and
Regulatory Affairs. "Our entire family of employees join me in
expressing our deepest sympathy to the people who are affected by this
tragic train derailment," added Ms. Ferland.
The Salvation Army's efforts in Lac-Mégantic have included delivering
water, food, blankets and other disaster relief services to survivors.
In addition to employees, Imperial Tobacco Canada has customers and
business partners in Lac-Mégantic and the broader Estrie region of
Quebec. The company has been in business for more than 100 years and
has a long history of supporting communities in which it operates.
SOURCE: IMPERIAL TOBACCO CANADA
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