NATIONS FRESH FOODS donated Personal Protective Equipment to Trillium Health PartnersPublished on April 16, 2020
MPP | Deputée
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April 14, 2020
NATIONS FRESH FOODS donated Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to Trillium Health Partners (THP) – Mississauga Hospital
NATIONS FRESH FOODS, a grocery chain store with their head office in Mississauga, is donating some personal protective equipment today for medical staff for the caring of patients during the pandemic, to the Trillium Health Partners – Mississauga Hospital.
On Tuesday, April 14, 2020, the donation of 76 of protective gowns, 5,000 of masks and 20,000 of gloves were delivered to the THP – Mississauga Hospital by Mr. David Wei, Senior Executive Director, Mrs. Lilian Kwok, Director of Business Development of Nations Fresh Foods, Senator Victor Oh, MPP Natalia Kusendova (Mississauga Centre) and Mr. Stephen Chu, Treasurer of Mississauga Chinese Business Association. Mr. Bryan Lowes, Logistics Manager from the Hospital was on site to receive the donation.
“Our Company understands that supplies of personal protective equipment for frontline health workers are in critical demand amid the spread of Covid-19 and we recognize the importance of our role to play during this challenging time.” says Mr. David Wei.
“On behalf of the Senate in Ottawa, I want to thank the great work being done by everyone who continues to work diligently during this unprecedented time!” says Senator Victor Oh.
MPP Natalia Kusendova of Mississauga Centre thanked Nations for their generous donation and commends the efforts of community groups coming together to fight COVID-19.
While MPP Kusendova continues her duties as an MPP, she has also returned to her previous career as a Registered Nurse in the Emergency Department at Etobicoke General Hospital. Ms.Kusendova explains the urgent need for PPE as a frontline worker. She applauds how well our communities have come together to help protect first responders and health care workers.
“As an RN, it is truly heartwarming to see the daily outpouring of support from our friends, neighbors and community. My colleagues in the frontline inspire me with their courage, dedication and compassion they exhibit each and every day in this fight against COVID-19. I am happy to play a small part.” said MPP Kusendova.
Nations Fresh Foods would like to thank all nurses, doctors and all frontline health care workers spending hours at hospitals and medical centres treating patients with COVID- 19 and wants to urge everyone to step up to help during this uncertain time!
NATIONS FRESH FOODS is grocery chain store with their head office in Mississauga and additional four locations in the cities of Vaughan, Hamilton, Mississauga and Toronto in Ontario.
Natalia Kusendova, MPP Mississauga-Centre
Tel: 905-890-1901 Fax: 905-890-5772