Donation of over $1,600 in food and financial resources highlights 5th year of giving and reflects an organizational commitment to help the hungry in Burlington
BURLINGTON, Ontario, Canada, December 24, 2014 (Newswire.com) - eBridge Connections, a Burlington-based software developer and leader in accounting integration solutions contributed over $1,400 in food items and a $200 monetary donation to the Partnership West Food Bank today. The donation was the result of the 5th holiday food drive organized by employees in the last 5 years.
“This year’s donation represents our largest to-date and is a reflection of our team’s generosity and appreciation for their community,” stated Colin Brown, CEO. “I am very proud of our employees for embracing the holiday spirit and giving to those who are less fortunate.”
This year's donation represents our largest to-date and is a reflection of our team's generosity and appreciation for their community.
Colin Brown, CEO
In addition to the food drive, eBridge Connections also participated in the Halton Region Children Christmas Sponsorship Program. With generous contributions from employees, the company was able to support a family for Christmas by providing them with warm clothes and gifts.
The Partnership West Food Bank helps the hungry in Burlington by sourcing, managing and distributing food to a network of local agencies, including food banks, children’s snack programs, the Carpenter Hospice, Halton Woman's Place and several hot meal programs. Every month, there are almost 3,000 people needing assistance, with more than 40% of those being children.
About eBridge Connections
eBridge Connections delivers powerful, cloud-based accounting integration solutions that automate vital business processes and eliminate the need for manual data entry. The eBridge universal integration platform supports over 40 accounting and ERP systems including products from Microsoft, Sage, SAP, NetSuite, and Epicor. With connections to the most popular eCommerce carts and marketplaces, thousands of EDI trading partners and the leading CRM systems, eBridge Connections has become the integration platform of choice for businesses worldwide. For more information visit ebridgeconnections.com and @eBridgeConnects.