Food & Beverage Manufacturers - Raising Hunger Awareness

By Bren de Leeuw – July 8, 2009
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Manufacturers, Processors and Growers in the Food and Beverage Industry provided over seven million pounds of food industry donations which were distributed across Canada equating to a dollar value of almost $14 million in 2008 alone according to the Food Banks Canada website. As costs continue to increase and economic conditions create challenges for those most vulnerable, the need to raise hunger awareness and to support the growing need for Food Banks across Canada is of great importance.


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Bren de Leeuw

Director - EMC Food, Beverage, Bio and Ag Program CanadaExcellence In Manufacturing Consortium

Bren brings with her an appreciation for the benefits that networking through EMC can bring - particularly with respect to benchmarking beyond our own organizations and sectors, thinking creatively,…


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