Canfor Donates $125,000 to Canadian Red Cross to Support BC Flood Relief Efforts
Canfor Corporation (“the Company” or “Canfor”) announced it is providing $125,000 to the Canadian Red Cross’ British Columbia Flood and Extreme Weather Appeal to support their response efforts.
“Our thoughts are with all British Columbians who have been impacted by the extreme flooding and mudslides in recent days. We are pleased to support the extraordinary work of the Red Cross as they provide flood relief support. On behalf of Canfor, we also want to thank all of the first responders, volunteers and individuals who are providing assistance to those in need throughout the province,” said Don Kayne, President and CEO, Canfor.
To support the Canadian Red Cross’ efforts, go to www.redcross.ca for more information.
About Canfor Corporation
Canfor is a leading integrated forest products company based in Vancouver, British Columbia (“BC”) with interests in BC, Alberta, North and South Carolina, Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Arkansas and Louisiana, as well as in Sweden with 70% interest in Vida Group. Canfor produces primarily softwood lumber and also owns a 54.8% interest in Canfor Pulp Products Inc., which is one of the largest global producers of market Northern Bleached Softwood Kraft Pulp and a leading producer of high performance kraft paper. Canfor shares are traded on The Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol CFP. For more information visit canfor.com.
Pat Elliott – Vice President Corporate Finance & Strategy – Patrick.Elliot@canfor.com – (604) 661-5441
Source: Canfor Corporation