Golf Canada partners help flatten the COVID-19 curve
Golf Canada partners are committed to supporting the nation as Canada continues to feel the impact of the COVID-19 health crisis.
Titleist Canada, along with FootJoy Canada, have partnered with the Red Cross – Canadian Emergencies and COVID-19 Response Fund, and will be donating 15% of all purchases made on Titleist.ca and FootJoy.ca from April 20 – May 15.
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From April 20 – May 15, fifteen percent (15%) of every purchase on 🇨🇦 Titleist.ca 🇨🇦 will be donated to the @redcrosscanada Canadian Emergencies and COVID-19 Response Fund. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ @footjoyca is doing the same. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ This is just one way we’re chipping in to help those most affected by the ongoing crisis. Tap the link in our bio to learn more.
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From April 20 – May 15, fifteen percent (15%) of every purchase on 🇨🇦 footjoy.ca 🇨🇦 will be donated to the @redcrosscanada Canadian Emergencies and COVID-19 Response Fund. @TitleistCA is doing the same. This is just one way we’re chipping in to help those most affected by the ongoing crisis. Hit the link in our bio to learn more.
Working with digital manufacturing company Carbon, adidas is supporting their effort to produce and donate face shields for healthcare workers and first responders in underserved communities that don’t have access to an adequate supply.
Long time collaborator of ours, @Carbon, has pivoted their focus to produce protective face shields for our healthcare workers. We are helping to aid production.
Thank you to those who are working to make this happen. When we come together, we are at our best. #hometeam pic.twitter.com/Y8QP29H482
— adidas (at 🏡) (@adidas) April 8, 2020
In addition, from April 18th through May 16th, adidas and Reebok will donate an additional $3 for every item purchased over $30 from their online sites or mobile app to the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund.
Canadian Pacific Railway is contributing to the global movement to pay tribute to emergency workers by directing all locomotives on its network to sound a long whistle blast at 7 p.m. local time. This salute is scheduled to continue daily until further notice.
In addition, on May 4th Canadian Pacific announced a $1 million donation to four North American charities working on the front lines to help people impacted by COVID-19. Canadian beneficiaries of this donation include The Frontline Fund who will receive $350,000, and Food Banks Canada who will receive $250,000.
CP locomotives sound one long whistle at 7:00 p.m. daily to recognize the extraordinary front-line care and essential service providers during #COVID19. We salute our family of railroaders who power this #railroad safely and efficiently. #CPproud #Railways #Frontline pic.twitter.com/Zjxgp8H7bY
— Canadian Pacific (@CanadianPacific) April 8, 2020
In partnership with American Express, Hilton Hotels & Resorts will be donating up to 1 million room nights to frontline medical professionals leading the fight against COVID-19. Rooms will be made available without charge to doctors, nurses, EMTs, paramedics and other frontline medical staff who need a place to sleep, recharge or isolate from their families through the end of May.
We’ve partnered with @AmericanExpress to donate up to one million room nights so the healthcare heroes keeping us safe can have a comfortable place to stay between shifts and protect their families back home. #HotelsForHeroes https://t.co/RhV5buMiuc pic.twitter.com/jZZoQtMs1r
— Hilton (@Hilton) April 6, 2020
Levelwear’s Toronto location began production for the re-engineering of cloth garments into 2-ply washable, non-surgical face protection that will be donated and distributed to local businesses within the Greater Toronto Area. In addition, Levelwear has offered 2 additional mask options, with a third in production, to their current partners for resale, with a percentage of that sale going to a local charity
We are stronger in numbers when we all work together. At our Toronto facility we began production of re-engineered garments to re-usable non medical face masks. We will be working with local small businesses to distribute where needed. Stay safe. #stayhome pic.twitter.com/ivPSMoBtH9
— Levelwear (@Levelwear) April 10, 2020
RBC has committed $2 million dollars to support communities dealing with the repercussions of COVID-19. The money will be used to address food insecurity and mental well-being, as well as in donations to international organizations, including the World Health Organization’s COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund.
RBC is committing $2 million to #COVID19 community response efforts for at-risk populations and communities, beginning with contributions to partners including @foodbankscanada, @FeedingAmerica and @WHO‘s Covid-19 Solidarity Response Fund. https://t.co/hSHnEs0Dba pic.twitter.com/uq2TgDqNVo
— RBC (@RBC) March 18, 2020
Steam Whistle Craft Brewing Company, in partnership with the Spirit of York Distillery, teamed up to provide hand sanitizer to fight the spread of COVID-19. The Toronto-based brewery donated 350 litres of beer for Spirit of York to distill into hand sanitizer. The finished product is available for purchase at Spirit of York, with all proceeds being donated to local food banks.
We are so grateful to be able to partner with Toronto distiller, @spiritofyork to help create hand sanitizer for those in need. Thank you, for all the great things you are doing and allowing us to lend a hand by donating our beer and have it distilled to higher alcohol. pic.twitter.com/q5p6MjhZsu
— Steam Whistle (@SteamWhistle) March 26, 2020
To help ease the financial strain caused by the pandemic, Subaru Canada is providing payment relief to existing Subaru customers who are leasing or financing through Subaru Financial services. New customers who purchase a new vehicle will have the ability to defer payments for 120 days.
During this uncertain time, Subaru Canada will be offering help to customers leasing or financing their vehicles through Subaru Financial Services. To learn how: https://t.co/e411J6ERkF #SubaruCanada pic.twitter.com/P1BPceaWYN
— Subaru Canada (@SubaruCanada) March 31, 2020
In addition, Subaru Canada Inc. has pulled their regular advertising campaigns and replaced them with messages of heartfelt thanks for our frontline workers including medical staff, emergency workers and essential service employees.