We are deeply committed to our community.
Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) March 27, 2012
Imperial Coffee and Services Inc., the industry leader in office coffee service for Toronto and Ontario, today announced it will be recognized for its role in helping employees and pensioners of the Toronto Transit Commission raise over $900,000 for United Way of Toronto.
United Way's mission is “to meet urgent human needs and improve social conditions by mobilizing the community’s volunteer and financial resources in a common cause of caring.” Imperial Coffee and Services Inc. contributed free coffee to the United Way's fundraising campaign. Its contribution will be recognized in an upcoming poster campaign on Toronto Transit Commission vehicles.
"As a family business that grew, we are deeply committed to our community in various ways," said Imperial Coffee and Services Inc. President Mark Steiner. "It's been that way for more than 35 years. Contributing to the United Way of Toronto for the seventh consecutive career is just one of many charitable, environmental and corporate social responsibility initiatives."
Among the many charities Imperial Coffee and Services Inc. supports financially with cash contributions are Princess Margaret Hospital, Baycrest Center, and the Toronto Hospital Fund.
Imperial Coffee and Services Inc. contributes free coffee the Breast Centre at Mount Sinai Hospital. And it has also contributed coffee to Casey House, Canada’s longest-serving HIV/AIDS hospital, since its inception.
On the environmental front, Imperial Coffee and Services Inc. has long been committed to a "go green" mandate. Imperial Coffee and Services provides customers with aggressive options in the areas of responsibility, sustainability and minimization of waste. Among many initiatives are: bio-degradable packaging, re-cycling brewers and filter packs, and using Greenware cold drink cups. The Imperial Coffee and Services warehouse uses energy-efficient radiant heating. The company has also purchased carbon credits to partially offset emissions from its participation at a conference.
Imperial Coffee and Services Inc. offers Fair Trade and sustainable coffee from such leading suppliers as Starbucks, Timothy's and Mars Drinks.Imperial Coffee and Services Inc. also offers its own private label Fair Trade and sustainable coffee.
About Imperial Coffee
Imperial Coffee and Services Inc. is a family-owned coffee, vending and water supply company that serves workplaces with more than 15 employees. Founded in 1974, it has long been the market leader for office coffee services in Toronto and Ontario. Imperial Coffee and Services Inc. takes great pride in offering outstanding products and customer service and is equally proud that 52 of its 124 employees have been with the company for more than 10 years.