Tag Archives: bushfires

Mission Foods Bushfire Relief Campaign

News Release January 17, 2020 Mission Foods stands by everyone who has been affected by the unprecedented bushfires in Australia and those involved in protecting and helping our communities, wild animals and the environment. We are donating $50,000 to the Australian Red Cross and invite our employees, suppliers, clients, and …

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Montague’s summer season continues despite bushfire damage

Montague’s 2019/20 summer fruit season commenced in December with its stonefruit hitting supermarkets and greengrocers nationwide. Despite the bushfires this summer, Montague says it has continued to produce its renowned varieties of plums under the Croc Eggs brand, and its Montague tree range, comprising white fleshed peaches and nectarines, yellow …

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Coca-Cola assists communities and ‘firies’

Over the past few months, Coca-Cola Amatil with Coca-Cola Australia have donated over 280,000 bottles of water and Powerade via Foodbank Australia and the Australian Defence Force to assist those who are on the ground in fire-affected areas. Coca-Cola has donated $1 million from The Coca-Cola Foundation for The Salvation …

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IGA supports Aussies affected by bushfires

IGA has activated its Emergency Response Plan, already raising $280,000 to support Australians affected by the bushfires. This includes contributions from retailers, matched by Metcash. The business has also donated $355,000 in the form of water, products and gift cards. The total amount raised to date, including IGA’s Rapid Response …

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Woolworths supports bushfire-impacted schools and wildlife

Woolworths has pledged at least $250,000 to animal welfare and rescue organisations caring for wildlife impacted by bushfires across the country. The retailer’s stores will also provide practical support with donations of surplus food where possible. And with back to school around the corner, Big W and Woolworths have donated …

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Coles doing their bit during bushfire crisis

Coles supermarkets, liquor and convenience stores are accepting donations for the Red Cross Disaster Relief and Recovery Fund. The giant retailer has announced it will double the amount donated by customers for bushfire relief. For every one of the $522,010 already donated by customers, Coles will donate $2, taking the …

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Woolies responds generously to bushfire appeal

The Salvation Army has launched a disaster appeal to raise $3 million to support communities affected by the devastating bushfires in NSW and Queensland. The Bushfire Disaster Appeal will position Salvos to move beyond the current support of evacuees and emergency personnel and into sustained effort required through the recovery …

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