MISSISSAUGA, ON, Nov. 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Maple Ridge Community Management (MRCM), an Associa company, recently presented a $25,000 cheque to The Salvation Army. The money was raised at its annual golf tournament in July at the Glen Eagle Golf Club in Caledon, Ontario.
The event was supported by close to 50 sponsors and featured more than 200 golfers comprised of MRCM employees along with professionals (engineers, auditors, lawyers) and trades who service communities under MRCM's administration.
"This tournament has come a long way from when it began in 2006 with a few employees on a 9-hole course sharing pizza and wings after the round," remembers MRCM Vice President Communication & Administration Luanne Crilly. "We're proud to have continued it as an annual event that benefits such a worthwhile cause."
The Salvation Army is the largest non-governmental direct provider of social services in the country, serving over 1.85 million people each year, in 400 communities across Canada. The Salvation Army offers practical assistance for children and families, often tending to the basic necessities of life, provides shelter for homeless people and rehabilitation for people who have lost control of their lives to an addiction.
Building and managing successful communities for more than 37 years, Associa is the leader in community management with over 10,000 employees operating more than 180 branch offices in the United States, Mexico, and Canada. Based in Dallas, Texas, our industry expertise, financial strength, and innovation meet the unique needs of clients across the world with customized services and solutions designed to help communities achieve their vision. To learn more about Associa and its charitable organization, Associa Cares, go to www.associaonline.com or www.associacares.com.
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