Stephen Lukawski, global business development, sales and marketing director for Fruit d'Or Nutraceuticals, announced that the supplier made a long-term commitment to support the charitable efforts of Vitamin Angels, a non-profit organization committed to reaching underserved children under five, pregnant women and new mothers with lifesaving and life changing vitamins and minerals globally.
"Through my career in the nutraceuticals industry, the idea, desire and practice of giving back, of providing healthy support to potentially millions of people, has been a significant part of who I am and how I do business. Fruit d'Or fully agrees with this sentiment, and immediately wanted to be a full partner in Vitamin Angels, doing what we can do, when we can, to nourish its objectives," Lukawski said.
Along with monetary donations to Vitamin Angels, Fruit d'Or will promote the organization at tradeshow exhibits, featuring it on Fruit d'Or websites and a hosting a charitable golf tournament featuring NHL players, sometime in 2014.
We are pleased to be partnering with Fruit d'Or Nutraceuticals. Their generosity will help underserved children around the world survive, thrive and reach their full potential. What a wonderful gift," said Howard Schiffer, founder and president of Vitamin Angels.
Fruit d'Or Nutraceuticals joins a group of Canadian companies that are all committed to supporting the work of Vitamin Angels.
"We have added to the strength of what we at Fruit d'Or Nutraceuticals fondly call 'Team Canada' on behalf of the extraordinary Vitamin Angels organization," saids Lukawski. "Joining these other fine companies strengthens the ability for Vitamin Angels to directly provide the necessary supplementation of millions of women and children worldwide."
Fruit d'Or Nutraceuticals is an organic processer and supplier of nutraceutical cranberry powders. The one-stop facility provides non-GMO, organic, quality control and traceability.