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Media Advisory,
Project Water,
Toronto Police Assisting With Water And Essentials Distribution To Homeless,
The Salvation Army, 150 Railside Road,
Monday June 15, 2020, 12 p.m.

Broadcast time: 05:00
Monday, June 15, 2020

13 Division

Toronto Police Service 13 Division Community Response Unit Officers and community partners are participating in "Project Water", an annual event that features partners Nestlé Waters Canada, The Salvation Army, Fortigo Freight Services, and The Bargains Group distributing over 400,000 bottles of water and essential items to outreach providers and homeless shelters in an effort to provide life-saving resources to the homeless.

Project Water will take place on Monday, June 15, 2020, at 12 p.m., at the Salvation Army, located at 150 Railside Road.

Project Water is an Engage and Change program committed to helping those less fortunate endure the hardships of summer by providing such necessities such as: bottled water, a reusable water bottle, sunscreen, hat, toiletry and first aid items, etc. Since its inception in 2000, Project Water has placed in excess of 2 million bottles of water into the hands of Toronto and surrounding area

Toronto Police 13 Division Community Response Unit Staff Sergeant Roger Desrochers will be available to speak with media.

For more information, please contact Constable Scott Mills at 647-449-2801.

For more information on the event visit the Engage And Change website

Constable Scott Mills, Corporate Communications, for Staff Sergeant Roger Desrochers, 13 Division Community Response Unit.