Nestlé Waters Canada donates $93,478 in bottled water to numerous charitable organizations during second quarter

To Press Releases listJul 16, 2015

Company donates bottled water across Canada to assist those in need

TOWNSHIP OF PUSLINCH, Ontario – Nestlé Waters Canada, Canada’s marketshare-leading manufacturer and distributor of healthy beverage choices, today announced that it donated bottled water with a suggested retail value of $93,478 to numerous charitable organizations across Canada during the second quarter of this year.

About 20,819 cases of Nestlé Pure Life Natural Spring Water and Perrier Sparkling Natural Spring Water or about 499,656 bottles of water were provided through the second three months of 2015 to charitable organizations in numerous communities, including Cambridge, Chilliwack, Erin, Guelph, Hope, Hamilton, Mississauga, Waterloo, Puslinch and Toronto.

Over the first half of 2015, about 38,964 cases of bottled water or roughly 935,136 bottles of water with a suggested retail value of $174,950 were donated.
 
The receiving organizations during the second quarter included Canadian Cancer Society, East Wellington Community Services, Fraser Valley District Fire Services, Good Shepherd Centre, Guelph Food Bank, Guelph General Hospital Foundation, Hope Community Services, Hope & District Arts Council, Hope Mountain Centre For Outdoor Education, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Second Harvest, Special Olympics, University of Guelph, Project Water, Puslinch Fire Rescue, Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Salvation Army, Scott Mission, The Good Shepherd, United Way of Guelph as well as numerous amateur athletic organizations.

About Nestlé Waters Canada

Established in 1970, Nestlé Waters Canada is associated with Nestlé Waters North America of Stamford, Connecticut. With headquarters in the Township of Puslinch, bottling facilities in Hope, British Columbia, and Puslinch and distribution facilities in Chilliwack, British Columbia; Puslinch and Laval, Quebec, approximately 400 employees support a network of more than 145 retailers across Canada.

For further information, please visit our web site at www.nestle-waters.ca or contact:
John B. Challinor II APR
Director, Corporate Affairs
Nestlé Waters Canada
Telephone: 1 888 565-1445, Ext. 6441
Email: john.challinor@waters.nestle.com

Jamie Jo Alton
National Public Relations
Telephone: (416) 848-1370
Email: jalton@national.ca