RED DEER, AB, Dec. 22 /CNW/ - RIFCO Inc. (TSX.V-RFC) is pleased to
announce that its staff is donating $5,000 to the Haitian Children's
Aid Society (HCAS). HCAS has provided food, shelter, medical care,
educational opportunities and means of life to orphans and other
children in need in Haiti, since 2004.
During the year, RIFCO's 35 staff members raised money for the cause by
holding 50/50 draws, auctions, a garage sale, pancake breakfasts as
well as numerous other staff supported events. This was the first year
that RIFCO staff focused their efforts on one specific charity.
RIFCO staff selected to support the Haitian Children's Aid Society given
the tremendous need in Haiti.
The Company is proud of the efforts of the RIFCO charity committee for
their work in 2010. During the year two employees visited the orphanage
in Haiti to do volunteer work in times of crisis.
About Haitian Children's Aid Society
HCAS is a registered Charity in Canada. HCAS is governed by a volunteer
board of directors who are drawn together from a variety of backgrounds
by a common passionate concern to help Haiti's poor. Most of the board
members have done volunteer work in Haiti and many have adopted
children from there as well. Since 2004, over 60 children have been
adopted into loving Canadian family homes with assistance from HCAS.
For more information please visit www.hcas.ca or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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provinces except Saskatchewan and Quebec.
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SOURCE RIFCO INC.
For further information: For further information:
Lance A. Kadatz
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Telephone: 1-403-314-1214 EXT 7007