Foresters donates $25,000 to Red Cross to aid Japan relief efforts

Mar 16, 2011, 15:46 ET from Foresters

TORONTO, March 16 /PRNewswire/ - To help families in Japan devastated by the earthquake and tsunami disaster, ForestersTM is donating $25,000 to the Canadian Red Cross.

"Our thoughts are with the Japanese who have been tragically struck by this disaster," said George Mohacsi, Foresters President and CEO. "Foresters hopes through our support of the Red Cross relief efforts that families affected by this catastrophe can rebuild their lives and communities."

The Canadian Red Cross is a member of The International Red Cross whose relief efforts include search and rescue operations, emergency relief and restoring family links with immediate family members.

About Foresters
Founded in 1874 as a fraternal benefit society, ForestersTM champions the well-being of families through quality life insurance, unique member benefits and inspiring community activities.  Foresters shares its financial strength with more than 835,000 members in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. Unity Life of Canada, a wholly owned subsidiary of Foresters, represents Foresters in Canada. For more information, please visit www.foresters.com.

ForestersTM is a trademark of The Independent Order of Foresters, a fraternal benefit society, Toronto, Canada M3C 1T9.
Unity Life of Canada, a Foresters company, is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Independent Order of Foresters

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