San Diego’s Provide Commerce Gifting $25,000
to San Diego Fire Rescue Foundation
Local Employer Thanks Foundation, San Diego Fire Chief for Saving Lives, Homes
San Diego employer Provide Commerce, parent company to ProFlowers and other e-commerce brands, is making a $25,000 gift to the San Diego Fire Rescue Foundation in recognition of the efforts to keep San Diego safe from the devastating fires.
San Diego Fire Chief Javier Mainar and Fire Rescue Foundation Executive Director Wendy Robinson will accept the donation during a ceremony at Provide Commerce San Diego headquarters.
Provide Commerce employs hundreds of San Diego locals, many of whom were affected by the recent fires. The donation is a token of gratitude for all the work the firefighters have done to keep the San Diego community, including Provide Commerce employees, safe.
**Provide Commerce will present the San Diego Fire Rescue Foundation with a ceremonial check on Friday May 23, 2014. We invite you to come on site for interview opportunities with the San Diego Fire Rescue Foundation, San Diego Fire Chief Javier Mainar, the CEO of Provide Commerce, and San Diego employees affected by the fires.**
WHO: Provide Commerce, parent company to ProFlowers®, RedEnvelope®, Personal Creations®, Shari’s Berries® and others
WHAT: Chris Shimojima, CEO of Provide Commerce, presenting a $25,000 check to the San Diego Fire Rescue Foundation
WHEN: Friday, May 23, 2014 10:00am – 11:00am
WHERE: 4840 Eastgate Mall, San Diego, CA 92121
- Chris Shimojima will present a giant-sized check
- Javier Mainar, Fire Chief, San Diego Fire-Rescue Department
- Wendy Robinson, Executive Director, San Diego Fire Rescue Foundation will accept the check and be on hand to answer questions
- Fire Engine #35 will be on site (pending no emergencies)
- Employees thanking firefighters