June 6, 2017
Windsor ON – Tomorrow, hundreds of Hiram Walker & Sons employees will be leaving the office and plant to participate in an annual volunteer day.
Hiram Walker & Sons has partnered for a third year with the United Way/Centraide Windsor-Essex County to revitalize Ford City. Volunteers will:
- Clean up and paint a colour gallery in the alley ways along:
- Drouillard Rd. and Henry Ford Center Dr. between Trenton St. and Whelpton St.
- Droulliard Rd. and Hickory St. between Whelpton Rd. and Richmond St.
- Hickory Rd. and Albert Rd. between Whelpton and Richmond St.
- Install an irrigation system in the Ford City Community Garden on Drouillard Rd.
- Re-plant the roadside planters on Drouillard Rd.
- Planting and mulching resident gardens on Drouillard Rd. and installing rain barrels for rain water collection systems.
- Paint Little Libraries which will be installed at the community garden at Drouillard Place.
When: Thursday June 7th, 2018 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Where: Ford City Community Garden on Drouillard Rd (south of Wyandotte St.)
What: Group photo of Hiram Walker & Sons employees volunteering in Ford City will be taken at approximately 11am. Media are invited to attend and take pictures of volunteers working from 10:15 am – 11:15 am. Spokespeople will be available at these times.
Manager, Marketing & Communications
United Way / Centraide Windsor – Essex County
519-258-0000 x 1213 | C: 519-564-8554
Sr. Director, Walkerville Operations
Hiram Walker & Sons
Sr. Director, Human Resources
North America Operations Pernod-Ricard