"We felt it was important to rally around our home city, and show our support for the brave men and women who have showed remarkable strength and resilience as they recover from this tragedy!" - Chris Collias, Founder & CEO of Progressive Gourmet
Wilmington, MA (PRWEB) April 26, 2013
Progressive Gourmet, a leading producer and distributor of specialty foods, announced that it will be donating a portion of sales for the period April 29th, 2013 to May 3rd, 2013 to the non-profit organization set up by Governor Deval Patrick and Mayor Thomas M. Menino to support the people affected by the events of April 15 in Boston.
“As members of the Greater Boston community, we were all affected by the senseless violence that took place on April 15. We send our deepest condolences to the families of the victims and our sympathies to everyone affected by the events that took place,” said Chris Collias, the founder and CEO of Progressive Gourmet. “We felt it was important to rally around our home city, and show our support for the brave men and women who have showed remarkable strength and resilience as they recover from this tragedy.”
Progressive Gourmet is looking into other opportunities to donate and support the recovery efforts through its partners and customers in the Boston area.
About Progressive Gourmet
Founded in 1992, Progressive Gourmet is the leader in the production and distribution of specialty foods. The company’s products can be found in chefs’ kitchens and local retail locations across the US. For more information on Progressive Gourmet, visit http://www.progressivegourmet.com or call 1-800-224-7630