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Canon Canada Donated to the Canadian Red Cross to Help in the Wildfires Relief Efforts in British Columbia

The following video presents B.C. wildfires force thousands to evacuate:
“More than 10,000 people have been evacuated from the B.C. Interior as firefighters from across Canada arrive to deal with the wildfires.

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Canon Canada Inc. recently donated $15,000 (CAD) for the wildfires relief efforts underway in British Columbia.



BRAMPTON, ON., July 11, 2017 – Canon Canada Inc. has donated $15,000 (CAD) to the Canadian Red Cross to aid in the wildfires relief efforts underway in British Columbia. The donation will help provide immediate relief such as cots, blankets, family reunification and financial assistance for food, clothing and personal needs.

“It’s heartbreaking to hear that thousands of Canadians have evacuated their homes this week,” said Ted Egawa, President & CEO of Canon Canada. “We hope that Canon’s support for those impacted by the wildfires, including our dealers and customers who have been personally affected, will help both in the short term and also assist them to get back into their communities once it’s safe to return.”

The Canadian Red Cross Disaster teams help provide emergency supplies and assistance to the evacuated families. To donate to the Canadian Red Cross, please visit

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Headquartered in Brampton, Ontario, Canon Canada Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon USA, is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business and medical digital imaging solutions. Innovation and cutting-edge technology have been essential ingredients in Canon’s success. Canon Canada Inc. is committed to the highest level of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 per cent Canadian-based service and support for all of the products it distributes. Canon Canada Inc. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility.

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