October 01, 2007 09:00 ET

Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity: More Than 100 KPMG Toronto Employees Help Fight Hunger

Volunteer day part of nation-wide community outreach

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 1, 2007) -

Attention: City Editors, Assignment Editors, Photo Editors

Starting today, 125 KPMG employees are dedicating work time this week to serving up meals and goodwill at nine local shelters, schools and food services agencies across the GTA, including FoodShare and Second Harvest.

This work is part of KPMG Volunteers, a month-long initiative where more than 800 employees in KPMG's GTA offices are donating the equivalent of three years of time to local organizations. The initiative is national, where employees from 34 offices across the country donate one day of their work week to lend a hand to charities and not-for-profit organizations in their community.

What: KPMG employees combat hunger in the GTA by volunteering at local
food distribution agencies

When: FoodShare - Tuesday, October 2 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Second Harvest - Wednesday, October 3 from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Where: FoodShare - 90 Croatia Street (south of Bloor St. W. at Dufferin)
Second Harvest - Unit 18, 1450 Lodestar Rd. (one block west of
Allen Rd. two blocks north of Sheppard Ave)

Contact Information

  • For more information or to book an interview, please call:
    Media Profile
    Erin O'Reilly
    (416) 342-1811
    Shilpa Kotecha
    Manager Media Relations
    (416) 777-8918