$25,000 donated to the Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation
Lanoraie, Quebec, Canada, July 9, 2018 – For the fifth year in a row, Express Mondor has brought together more than 200 people for its annual golf tournament and fundraising dinner in support of the Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation. On June 14, 160 people participated in the golf tournament and 200 gathered for dinner at Club de golf Berthier.
Over the past five years, Express Mondor has contributed to research and assistance for people with breast cancer by supporting the Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation. This year, the event raised $25,000, for a grand total of more than $130,000 donated to the Foundation since the first edition of the tournament.
“The Annual Express Mondor Golf Tournament has become a tradition. People look forward to it and are very happy to get together and have a good time while contributing to a cause that affects us all and is important to us,” says Billy Mondor, Vice-President of Business Development at Express Mondor. “Every year, we’re delighted by the resoundingly positive response of the Express Mondor many employees, partners and clients who participate in our fundraising event. We consider the tournament a unique opportunity to rally together to help against this disease. Moreover, as a sign of our commitment, one of our new trucks sports the Foundation’s colors and carries its message across North America.”
“The Foundation is very happy to be able to count on Express Mondor’s support. The amount raised this year is yet another indication of its management, employees and partners’ commitment to the cause. This gesture helps advance breast cancer research, raise awareness about the challenges about this disease and its impact on family” says Karine Iseult Ippersiel, Vice-President, Development, Partnerships and Strategic Alliances at the Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation.
The amounts Express Mondor donates funds breast cancer research, promotes breast health through education and awareness and helps support people affected by breast cancer.
This year, Billy Mondor, Josée Amiot, Sylvie Amiot, Guillaume Labrie and Denis Lépine constituted the organizing committee.
About the Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation
The Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation is the only charitable organization in Quebec dedicated entirely to the fight against breast cancer. The Foundation has focused its mission on promoting the well-being of affected people and their loved ones through research and innovation, support and raising awareness. It’s also the only breast cancer foundation whose investments are made exclusively in Quebec. For additional information, please visit www.rubanrose.org.
About Express Mondor
Established in 1995, by brothers Éric, Dany and Billy Mondor in Lanoraie, Quebec, Express Mondor has positioned itself as a leader in specialized and oversized ground transport in Canada and the United States. Express Mondor is proud of its 170 devoted and resourceful employees who have helped the company stand out over the years.
Always looking to innovate and optimize its environmental footprint, the company has operated a fleet of compressed natural gas (CNG) trucks since 2016. In 2017, Express Mondor joined the North-American SmartWay program to help foster a greener future.
In addition to providing specialized and general cargo services, Express Mondor offers related services such as NYSDOT-certified road escort, logistics, transport brokerage, comprehensive import/export customs and warehousing. For more information about the company, visit www.expressmondor.net.
In the news:
July 9, 2018
Express Mondor raises $25K for breast cancer foundation
Express Mondor has raised $25,000 to support the fight against breast cancer, bringing its five-year total to more than $130,000. The company raised the funds through its annual golf tournament and fundraising dinner, which attracted more than 200 people this year on June 14. The funds were donated to the Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation.
July 9, 2018
Pink truck celebrates fifth Express Mondor golf tournament for breast cancer
Whether they were on they dance floor or the 19th hole, for 160 participants in this year’s Express Mondor golf tournament and fundraising dinner the day was a hole in one.This year marked the fifth for the yearly day on the links raising funds for the Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation at Club de golf Berthier.