Giant Tiger Stores Limited

Giant Tiger Stores Limited

November 29, 2011 15:03 ET

Media Advisory: Drop Off Your Food Donations at Giant Tiger During the Food Drive!

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 29, 2011) - Several Giant Tiger store locations have been collecting food donations over the month of November in partnership with the CTV Morning Live / BOB FM Food Drive for the Ottawa Food Bank. On Thursday, December 1, the food drive will culminate with CTV Morning / BOB FM Live broadcasts from 4 locations, where they will be waiting for your non-perishable food donations.

Why not make a detour on your way to work? Or bring your little ones to see the Tiger himself! Here is your chance to meet one of the CTV Morning Live and BOB FM personalities at either one of these locations and drop off your donations LIVE on-air.

  • Giant Tiger - 2480 Walkley Road, Ottawa, ON (by 10:00 am on December 1)
  • Giant Tiger - 1 Stafford Road, Bells Corners, ON (by 10:00 am on December 1)
  • Giant Tiger - 2016 Ogilvie Road, Ottawa, ON (by 10:00 am on December 1)
  • CTV Morning Live Studio - 87 George Street, Ottawa, ON (by 1:00 pm on December 1)

The food collected at various Giant Tiger locations, Home Office and Warehouses throughout the month of November will be presented collectively live on-air at 7:40 am on Thursday, December 1 at the Walkley Road Giant Tiger store location.

About Giant Tiger:

Giant Tiger is the leading Canadian owned family discount store, providing on trend family fashions, groceries, and everyday needs at low prices that Canadians have come to love and expect. Established in 1961 in Ottawa's Byward Market, the privately held company has grown to over 200 locations across Canada and employs over 7,000 team members. The friendly local stores with the iconic yellow tiger logo are more than an affordable and convenient shopping experience for customers, they help bring communities together. Giant Tiger has a long-standing tradition of supporting surrounding communities. In 2010, Giant Tiger donated more than $2 million to more than 700 local associations across Canada. For more information about the company, please visit www.gianttiger.com and www.gtboutique.com, or join us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/gianttiger or follow us on Twitter @GTboutique.

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