Simcoe & District Youth Soccer Club Inc. Celebrates with $1,000 Donation from Mondelēz Canada and Christie Biscuits
Brian Suggett – President SDYSC receiving $1,000 donation (middle) Mel Correia -Food Basics and Terry Webster – Mondelez International.
Ontario, Simcoe, Canada – July30, 2019 – As part of the Christie “Good Cookies Doing Great Things” program, Simcoe & District Youth Soccer Club Inc. of Simcoe has been selected to receive a $1000 donation . Simcoe & District Youth Soccer Club Inc. will use the funds toward programming and activities.
In partnership with the Christie Cookies & Crackers brand, Simcoe Food Basics designated Simcoe & District Youth Soccer Club Inc. as one of 50 youth soccer clubs across Canada to receive the $1,000 donation this month. Simcoe & District Youth Soccer Club Inc. has approximately 850 members and serves youth throughout the Simcoe and surrounding district.
“Soccer is a place where everyone can come together to celebrate their passion for a sport, while providing youth with life lessons on and off the field, including inclusivity and teamwork,” said Emilie Huard, Shopper Marketing Manager, Mondelēz Canada – the home of Christie Cookies. “At Mondelēz Canada we are focused on empowering people to snack the right way. This includes the right way for people and the planet which is why we are investing in communities across Canada.”
The “Good Cookies Doing Great Things” initiative is in place to support local youth soccer communities, and in 2019 more than 50 soccer organizations will receive recognition and financial awards totaling $218,000 from Mondelēz Canada.
Since 2015, Mondelēz Canada has been a proud partner of Canada Soccer supporting Canada’s National Teams as well as grassroots community soccer. Over the last five years the company has donated more than $500,000 to 200 youth soccer clubs nationally.
Simcoe & District Youth Soccer Club Inc. Celebrates with $1,000 donation from Christie’s Biscuits with the help of FOOD BASICS IN SIMCOE
About Mondelēz International Mondelēz International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDLZ) empowers people to snack right in approximately 160 countries around the world. With 2017 net revenues of approximately $26 billion, MDLZ is leading the future of snacking with iconic global and local brands such as Oreo, belVita and LU biscuits; Cadbury Dairy Milk, Milka and Toblerone chocolate; Sour Patch Kids candy and Trident gum.