Rabba Fine Foods’ Rabba Roots The community program was recognized in the Community Service / Local Impact / Giving category in the inaugural 2021 Impact Awards program.
Organized by Canadian Grocery, The Impact Awards are the first commercial awards program recognizing initiatives by retailers, suppliers and solution providers in the Canadian food industry.
“Contributing to local communities is at the heart of our identity,” said Rima Rabba, spokesperson for Rabba Fine Foods. “We are honored to be recognized by our peers, but more importantly, we hope we can continue to make a positive difference in the lives of our neighbors. “
According to the company, Rabba Roots is a community giving program that is committed to helping people’s lives through access to food, health and emergency services. It also supports the arts and events in its local communities.
Through Rabba Roots, the company has recently helped local emergency shelters, food banks, children’s hospitals and provided funds to help intensive care units through a long-standing partnership with Trillium Health Partners.
The 2021 Impact Awards winners were selected by the editorial board of Canadian Grocery for demonstrating meaningful initiatives in a range of fields, from helping the planet to supporting employees and communities. Winners will be announced in the September / October issue of the magazine and online at canadiangrocer.com.
“We opened the applications just a few months ago and received so many amazing applications,” said Shellee Fitzgerald, editor-in-chief of Canadian Grocery. “