Westport, CT (PRWEB) January 30, 2009
H.J. Baker & Bro., Inc. announced it made donations to non-profit organizations across the country at the request of its employees totaling approximately $250,000.
H. J. Baker employees at plant and operation locations were asked to suggest local charities in their area the company might make contributions to this year. As a result the following charities will receive a contribution.
American Heart Association (CT Affiliate)
American Red Cross - Mid-Fairfield Chapter
Aspetuck Land Trust
Denison Pequot Sepos Nature Center
Fairfield Christmas Tree Festival
Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County
Salvation Army Eastern
Stonington Village Improvement Assoc.
Susan G. Koman Breast Cancer Foundation
The Kennedy Center
Across the country:
Crossroads Assembly of God
American Legion Auxiliary - Unit 90
American Red Cross (AL Gulf Coast)
United Fund of the Atmore Area
ALBERTA (CANADA), CALGARY
Calgary Humane Society
Calgary Inter Faith Food Bank
Calgary Women's Emergency Shelter
The Alberta Children's Hospital
Brian Injury Association of Arizona
National Spinal Cord Injury Assoc.
Literacy Council of Lonoke County
Churches Joint Council on Human Need
ARKANSAS. FORT SMITH
Crisis Center for Battered Women
Fort Smith Boys and Girls Club
Fort Smith Police Department Shop with a Cop
Gregory Kistler Treatment Center
ARKANSAS, LITTLE ROCK
Little Rock Compassion Center
Fresno Rescue Mission
Marjaree Mason Center, Inc.
The Children's Hospital of Central CA
Boys & Girls Club of Manteca
Hope Ministries, Inc.
Second Harvest Food Bank
Make a Wish Foundation of Sacramento
CALIFORNIA, SAN PEDRO
Boys & Girls Club of Los Angeles Harbor
American Red Cross San Joaquin Chapter
St. Luke's Church Youth Ministries
Gospel Center Rescue Mission
Hospice of San Joaquin
United Way of San Joaquin
Friends of Banning Landing
Friends of Banning Park
Gang Alternative Program
Sacred Hearth Children's Hospital
Children Charity Fund, Inc.
American Cancer Society
The Salvation Army Residences, Inc.
Wayside Cross Ministries
American Red Cross of Greater Chicago
PAWS - Chicago
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
Global Vision Citadelle Ministries
Crisis Pregnancy Services of Central MS
Scott County Baptist Association
NEW YORK, NEW YORK
Research to Prevent Blindness
NEW YORK, UNIONDALE
Feel Better Kids, Inc
NORTH CAROLINA, SANFORD
Helping Hand Clinic, Inc.
Stevens Foundation for Development and Enrichment Services MISSISSIPPI, LAKE
Sunbelt Christian Youth Ranch
Hope Center Inc.
Westville Police Department Shop with a Cop
Westville Volunteer Fire Department
SOUTH DAKOTA, SIOUX FALLS
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
St. Judes Children's Research Hospital
The Empty Stocking Fund
Marine Toys for Tots Foundation
Christopher V. B. Smith, President & CEO of H.J. Baker said, "It is with profound gratitude that this holiday season H.J. Baker & Bro., Inc. was able to celebrate our success by giving to others. We supported the communities where H.J. Baker employees live and work by giving to charities surrounding our 22 locations all over the country and sponsoring children in need around the world. Through these charities, H.J. Baker gave the gifts that matter most, especially now, of hope, fun, knowledge, shelter, clean water, healthcare, food and clothing to those who need them most!"
For 2008 H.J. Baker made contributions to more than 75 non-profit organizations throughout the country.
H.J. Baker is an expert in feed, fertilizer and sulphur. For more than 150 years H.J. Baker has been mobilizing resources and providing outstanding products to the agriculture industry throughout the world. For more information on H.J. Baker & Bro., Inc.: http://www.bakerbro.com
Peter.Barhydt (at) AberdeenAssociates.com