TORONTO, Nov. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - To help families who have been devastated
by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, Foresters™ is donating $25,000 to
the Canadian Red Cross.
"At Foresters, we have been deeply distressed by this terrible disaster
that has affected so many families in the Philippines," said George
Mohacsi, president and CEO, Foresters. "We hope that our support of the
Red Cross relief efforts will help families to start rebuilding their
The Canadian Red Cross Society is part of the largest humanitarian
network in the world, the International Red Cross and Red Crescent
Movement. They are preparing rapid response teams and supplies for
those worst affected by the storm. As well, search and rescue teams
are on standby and emergency supplies of blankets, sleeping mats,
hygiene kits and water carriers have been readied for distribution in
the coming days.
Foresters™ is a life insurance provider with a difference. The
fraternal benefit society, founded in 1874, supports family well-being
through quality products, unique member benefits and inspiring
community activities. Foresters shares its financial strength with over
one million members in Canada, the United States and the United
Kingdom. For more information, visit foresters.com.
Foresters™ is the trade name and a trademark of The Independent Order of
Foresters, a fraternal benefit society, 789 Don Mills Road, Toronto,
Canada M3C 1T9; its subsidiaries are licensed to use this mark.
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