VAUGHAN, Ont. — Cara Operations Limited and its employees have donated $50,000 to The Canadian Red Cross’ Alberta Fires Appeal.
“Everyone at Cara is heartbroken by the scenes of devastation in Fort McMurray and surrounding areas and we want to do our part to help the communities and our associates and franchise partners impacted by this tragedy,” says Bill Gregson, chair of the Board and CEO of Cara. “In addition to our $50,000 donation, next week we will also launch a national fundraising drive in all Cara restaurants to provide our guests the opportunity to help us support the people affected by this national disaster.”
Financial donations to the Canadian Red Cross’ Alberta Fires Appeal will be accepted at all participating Cara restaurants, including Harvey’s, Swiss Chalet, Kelsey’s, East Side Mario’s, Montana’s, Milestones, Prime Pubs, New York Fries, Bier Markt and Landing restaurants, from May 10 to 31. Donations are also being accepted online at redcross.ca/albertafires.