Tim Hortons® Donates $100,000 to the Canadian Red Cross BC Fires Appeal

OAKVILLE, ON, July 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, Tim Hortons® and its Restaurant Owners announced a $100,000 donation to the Canadian Red Cross BC Fires Appeal in support of communities affected by the devastating wildfires in Western Canada. Tim Hortons proudly supports local communities across the country and is committed to helping BC residents, first responders, firefighters and volunteers during this difficult time. In addition to donating funds to support immediate needs and long-term recovery, Tim Hortons will be:

  • Deploying Tim Hortons Coffee Trucks to areas impacted by fires with freshly brewed coffee, hot beverages and water
  • Offering a special BC Bloom Donut at all Restaurants in British Columbia starting on July 17 for a limited time with 100 per cent of proceeds going towards the Red Cross
  • Encouraging Guests, Team Members, Employees and fellow Canadians to contribute by texting "FIRES" to 20222 to donate $5 to the Canadian Red Cross

 

Our thoughts are with those impacted by this devastating disaster and we thank all volunteers and emergency personnel on scene, battling the flames and ensuring a safe evacuation.

About TIM HORTONS®
TIM HORTONS® is one of North America's largest restaurant chains operating in the quick service segment. Founded as a single location in Canada in 1964, TIM HORTONS® appeals to a broad range of consumer tastes, with a menu that includes premium coffee, hot and cold specialty drinks (including lattes, cappuccinos and espresso shots), specialty teas and fruit smoothies, fresh baked goods, grilled Panini and classic sandwiches, wraps, soups, prepared foods and other food products. TIM HORTONS® has more than 4,600 system wide restaurants located in Canada, the United States, and around the world. To learn more about the TIM HORTONS® brand, please visit the TIM HORTONS® brand website at www.timhortons.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

ABOUT RESTAURANT BRANDS INTERNATIONAL INC.
Restaurant Brands International Inc. is one of the world's largest quick service restaurant companies with more than $27 billion in system-wide sales and over 23,000 restaurants in more than 100 countries and U.S. territories. RBI owns three of the world's most prominent and iconic quick service restaurant brands – TIM HORTONS®, BURGER KING®, POPEYES®. These independently operated brands have been serving their respective guests, franchisees and communities for over 40 years. To learn more about RBI, please visit the company's website at www.rbi.com.

SOURCE Tim Hortons

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