CAMERA CALL - MEDIA ADVISORY TODAY: The Honourable Mitzie Hunter, Minister of Education Joins Brands For Canada to Announce First-of-its-Kind Initiative for Unsold Retail Items to go to Canadian Families in Poverty Instead of Landfills

TORONTO, Nov. 21, 2016 /CNW/ -

WHAT:  Brands For Canada – Canada's #1 Cost-Efficient Charity, will launch the United Hearts Campaign and Program. Developed to create awareness about the children, women, men and families living below the poverty line in our communities and to provide an environmental solution for corporations and organizations who have new unsold goods that can be donated to Brands For Canada. 

Mitzie Hunter, Minister of Education, will be onsite at Brands For Canada to announce the public launch of the United Hearts Program; a partnership among Brands For Canada, the Toronto District School Board (TDSB), and Proctor & Gamble who have provided an unprecedented donation of goods to assist in launching the program. 


The Honourable Mitzie Hunter, Minister of Education

Toronto District School Board - Robin Pilkey, Chair

P&G Canada - Joyce Law, Senior Communications Manager

Brands for Canada - Helen Harakas, Executive Director


November 21st 2016 at 8:00 AM 

Opening Remarks at 8:30 AM


Brands for Canada Head Office

29 Connell Court #3, Etobicoke, ON


SOURCE Brands for Canada

For further information: For Media Inquiries and to schedule interviews, or to find out how to participate please contact: Ruth Milikin, Pennant Media Group, 416.206-8296,; Shanice Grocia, I+H Communications Inc., 647.774-7171,


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