Doyou know one in seven Canadian children is at risk of going to school on anempty stomach?
We’reexcited to launch our annual campaign in support of the Breakfast Club ofCanada. We believe every child deserves an equal chance to shine at school anda nutritious breakfast makes that possible.
From February 13 toMarch 7, with your support, we’re hoping to raise $2.5 million for vitalbreakfast programs by selling $1 bookmarks to our customers. Walmart Canada willmatch donations, up to a maximum of $750,000.
BreakfastClub of Canada serves nearly 21 million breakfasts across the country feeding nearly130,000 children in 1,266 schools. School breakfast programs help to level theplaying field for disadvantaged children, giving them an equal chance to growand flourish throughout life. Breakfast Club of Canada provides much-neededfunding, food donations, start-up equipment and training to ensure schoolbreakfast programs are high quality and sustainable.
Walmart Canada isfocused on helping Canadian families in need and has become the largestcorporate sponsor of the Breakfast Club of Canada, raising and donating closeto $20 million since 2006.
For more information,visit: HELPTHEMSHINE.CA.