London Drugs donates $75,000 to the Variety Club


VANCOUVER, BC, March 3, 2011 – At the Variety Club Show of Hearts Telethon 2011 on February 12th and 13th, London Drugs presented a donation of $75,000 to the Variety Club. The donation came from the sale of the Gold Heart Pins, a scan-a-donation program and a coin drive as well as a financial contribution from the London Drugs Foundation.


 In this photo: Brian Best, London Drugs' Director Warehousing & Distribution, (second from left) and Jim Skinner, London Drugs Human Resources General Manager, (second from right) are flanked by RCMP officers as they present the cheque to the Variety Club.



Founded in 1945, B.C.-based London Drugs currently has 73 stores in more than 35 major markets throughout British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. Renowned for its creative approach to retailing, the company employs more than 7,500 people and carries a diverse range of health and consumer electronic products. With its strong commitment to innovation and customer appreciation, London Drugs has established itself as a reputable and caring company and continues to position itself for future growth and development.

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Posted on Mar.3, 2011