UFA Co-operative Limited

UFA Co-operative Limited
UFA Rural From the Roots Up - Get 'n' Give Contest

UFA Rural From the Roots Up - Get 'n' Give Contest

March 26, 2014 13:26 ET

UFA Announces the Final Five Semi-Finalists

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - March 26, 2014) - UFA Co-operative Limited today announced the final five semi-finalists in the last round of its Rural from the Roots Up - Get 'n' Give Contest. At a celebration in Hand Hills on Tuesday, April 1st, the fourth-round winner, Hand Hills Lake Community Club, will choose the fifth and final $50,000 winner from these semi-finalists. In alphabetical order:

- La Crete, AB - Commemorating Northern Alberta's Agricultural Centre

- Lomond, AB - LCCAS Lomond Community Centre

- Marwayne, AB - Marwayne Fire & Rescue

- St. Isidore, AB - Comité Culturel de St. Isidore

- Tees, AB - Tees Agricultural Society

"We're excited to see which rural community project will round out this year's contest," said Bob Nelson, President and Chief Executive Officer, UFA Co-operative Limited, who will attend the event in Hand Hills.

In a pay-it-forward style, Hand Hills Lake Community Club was selected as the fourth-round winner by the previous winning community, Spruce View Agricultural Society. With the prize money, Hand Hills' residents will complete a much-needed addition to the Community Club's kitchen - a kitchen that feeds thousands of people each year.

For more information, visit UFA.com/GetnGive or follow UFA on social media:

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About UFA Co-operative Limited

Founded in 1909, UFA Co-operative Limited is an Alberta-based agricultural co-operative with more than 120,000 member-owners. UFA's network comprises more than 110 bulk fuel and cardlock Petroleum locations, 35 Farm & Ranch Supply stores and a support office located in Calgary, AB. Independent Petroleum Agents and more than 1,200 UFA employees provide products, services and agricultural solutions to farmers, ranchers, members and commercial customers in Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan. UFA also owns and operates Wholesale Sports Outdoor Outfitters. With 13 locations and more than 600 employees, Wholesale Sports is the largest multi-channel retailer in Western Canada dedicated to the outdoor industry. For more information, visit UFA.com.

Contact Information

  • For media inquiries, please contact:
    Carol Reynolds
    AdFarm, Public Relations
    Direct: 403.410.7644
    Mobile: 403.408.6550
    getngive@ufa.com