EDMONTON, June 13 /CNW/ - Rentcash Inc. ("Rentcash") (TSX:RCS) announces
today a corporate donation of $10,000 to the 2007 Habitat for Humanity
Winnipeg Women Build project.
"It's a great honour to be able to make a contribution to this very
worthy organization," said Gordon Reykdal, Chairman and CEO. "Like Habitat and
the Women Build project, Rentcash strongly recognizes the power of teamwork
and is dedicated to making a positive contribution to the communities it
"We are thrilled to welcome Rentcash as a Habitat for Humanity Winnipeg
and Women Build sponsor! Without the support of organizations like Rentcash,
our Habitat homes would not be possible. This $10,000 donation will allow us
to purchase all of the heating and plumbing supplies for the 2007 Women Build
home," says Michelle Nyhof, Manager of Communications and Marketing for
Habitat for Humanity Winnipeg.
Women Build is a project of Habitat for Humanity, a charitable
organization whose volunteers build thousands of affordable homes for
low-income working families across the globe every year. Habitat for Humanity
Winnipeg and its volunteers have built almost 150 homes in Winnipeg since
1987, four of which have been Women Build homes.
The 2007 Winnipeg Women Build home, to be constructed on Maralbo Avenue
West, will be a new home for a single mother, five children, and one
For additional information about Habitat for Humanity Winnipeg please
contact: Michelle Nyhof, Manager, Communications & Marketing, (204) 233-5160
ext 207, Cell: (204) 295-0267
Rentcash is the only payday advance broker in Canada publicly traded on
the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:RCS). Rentcash operates more than 420 stores
across Canada under three banners: The Cash Store, Instaloans and Insta-rent.
The Cash Store and Instaloans act as brokers to facilitate payday advance
services to income-earning consumers and provide two private-label debit
cards, The Cash Store Cash Card(TM) and InstaWorld Debit Card, to those who
may not be able to obtain them from traditional banks.
Insta-rent rents brand-name furniture, appliances, electronics and
computers, with or without an option to purchase. Insta-rent operates
primarily in The Brick and United Furniture Warehouse locations, which are
part of The Brick Group, one of Canada's largest volume retailers of household
furniture, mattresses, appliances and home electronics.
Rentcash employs more than 1,800 associates and is headquartered in
In 2007, Rentcash was named "Canada's Fastest-Growing Company" by PROFIT
Magazine and ranked No.3 in the top 25 performers with revenue greater than
$25 million, in Alberta Venture's "The Fast 50."
For further information:
For further information: Gordon J. Reykdal, Chairman and Chief Executive
Officer, (780) 408-5118; Michael J.L. Thompson, Vice President Investor
Relations & Government Affairs, (780) 408-5595, Cell: (613) 371-4093