"As a company, we strongly believe in giving back to our communities and we feel privileged to have the opportunity to help lift children's spirits," said Doug Wilson, President & COO, Sony of Canada. "Our five-year partners have helped us achieve this milestone in our fifth year of the SCCF Annual Golf Classic thanks to their ongoing support and generosity."
The Sony Canada Charitable Foundation's Golf Classic five-year partners include Accord, Acuity, BLM, CRSA Ryder, Lindt, Monster Cable, Nesel, Nippon, Purolator, Scalar, Sony Music, Sony Ericsson, Sony Computer Entertainment, Sony Pictures, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, and Calyx Transportation Group.
The Sony Canada Charitable Foundation is a non-profit organization devoted to the betterment of children, the environment and the community. Through funding from Sony of Canada and fundraising activities involving employees, dealers, suppliers and customers, the foundation supports Make-A-Wish, the
All funds raised from the fifth SCCF Golf Classic have been given to Make-A-Wish and towards supplying Sony Entertainment centres in children's hospitals in
To date, the Sony Canada Charitable Foundation has donated 23 entertainment centres to hospitals across the country, from BC Children's Hospital to
To find out more about the Sony Canada Charitable Foundation's activities, visit: http://www.sony.ca/view/corporate_philanthropy.htm
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