June 22, 2013
/CNW/ - Target Canada is donating
to the Canadian Red Cross to assist with flood relief efforts in
"Our thoughts are with the people of
and the other affected communities in southern
today. Our hearts go out to all of those impacted by the flooding, and we hope Target can help our neighbours in those communities recover quickly from this disaster," said
, president, Target Canada.
, Target opened 10 stores in
, including 6 stores in
. The company is dedicated to being a good neighbour in all it does, and donates 5% of its profit to local communities to provide better access to healthy food, active play and education for children and families.
-based Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) serves guests at 1,832 stores - 1,784 in
the United States
and 48 in
- and at Target.com. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its profit through community grants and programs; today, that giving equals more than
a week. For more information about Target's commitment to corporate responsibility, visit target.ca/corporateresponsibility.
SOURCE Target Canada