Second Harvest Is Nominated For An ALIGNED Donation!

Second Harvest Is Nominated For An ALIGNED Donation of $2,000!

About Second Harvest – Delivering Food To Toronto’s HungryALIGNED clients nominated Second Harvest to receive our Give Generously 2017 donation. If this page has the most visitors between Monday, April 24, 2017 and 11:59 pm Friday, May 26, 2017, Second Harvest will receive our Give Generously 2017 donation of $2,000.

Since 1985, Second Harvest has made a name for itself thanks to the inspired work of two Toronto, Ontario women.

“Ina Andre and Joan Clayton, saw that good food was being thrown away while people were going hungry right here in Toronto. This contradiction didn’t sit well with them so they decided to do something about it.

Ina and Joan started driving around the city in their hatchbacks asking restaurants and grocery stores to donate their excess, fresh food so they could take it to hungry people, instead of throwing it in the garbage. The restaurateurs and retailers agreed and Second Harvest was born.”1

Second Harvest – How They Help

On their website, Second Harvest explains how one harvest has grown to so many, “With a vision that no one need ever go hungry in the communities we serve, the original intention of Second Harvest was the ultimate demise of the organization. Our founders hoped the future would not include the need for food rescue and hunger relief.

Unfortunately, 30 years later the need for food has only grown and Second Harvest now provides a critical service to thousands of people every day in Toronto. Since 1985 we have rescued and delivered more than 100 million pounds of food and prevented over 50 million pounds of greenhouse gas equivalents from entering our atmosphere.”2

To learn more about how Second Harvest feeds Toronto’s hungry, please visit

Second Harvest – Visit, Revisit & Share This Page!

You can help Second Harvest get ALIGNED with our Give Generously donation. The Canadian charity webpage with the most visitors between Monday, April 24, 2017 and 11:59 pm Friday, May 26, 2017 will receive our 2017 donation.

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Watch for an announcement in the June 2017 issue of ALIGNMENT Matters, our monthly e-newsletter. You can sign up to receive this informative insurance and risk management brief here. (click on the Join Our Distribution List button at the bottom of the page)

Give Generously 2017 – Our Social Responsibility Campaign

We believe that it is our corporate social responsibility to help others. We do this by giving frequently, consistently and generously. Give Generously is part of our Social Responsibility program and just 1 of 18 great reasons why Canadian organizations choose us for their business insurance needs. Contact any ALIGNED colleague or ALIGNED’s President & CEO Andrew Clark directly at 1-866-519-1321 or for more information.

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