Milton, Ontario – Fix Network Canada, leader in the automotive aftermarket industry has proudly announced its achievement of National Mission Partner status with Ronald McDonald House Charities Canada (RMHC Canada).
This specific designation is granted to organizations committing to an annual donation of $250,000, and a recent press release noted that Fix Network Canada not only met, but surpassed this significant target, contributing a total of $259,446 to RMHC Canada in 2023.
This donation will provide essential support to RMHC Canada programs and services, benefiting families with sick children nationwide. Fix Network Canada’s contribution will fund 1,544 nights of stay for families who need to travel for their child’s medical treatment, with the goal of offering comfort and respite during challenging times.
Noteworthy contributions include $45,000 from two preferred partners, Uni-Select and NAPA/Axalta, $13,000 from a multi-shop owner in Ontario, and $50,000 donation from a Quebec franchise owner.
Fix Network Canada closed 2023 on a high-note, having raised over $67,000 through its first ever donor-matching Season of Giving campaign. Additional funds were collected through various annual events hosted by the network, such as regional meetings and golf tournaments.
“On behalf of RMHC across Canada and the thousands of families that we serve each year, we are deeply grateful to our partners at Fix Network Canada for joining us in our shared mission to support families with sick children in our communities from coast to coast to coast,” said Kate Horton, RMHC Canada CEO.
“Today, the 34 RMHC programs across the country give families a place to stay together while their child is being treated at a nearby hospital, offering all the familiar comforts of home, and so much more, to help make their journeys a little easier. Thanks to the generous spirit of Fix Network Canada, more children will have their loved ones by their side and be close to the care they need.”
With its new National Mission Partner status, the press release comments that Fix Network Canada looks forward to deepening its collaboration with RMHC Canada and continuing its commitment to giving back to the communities it serves in the future.