Save the Children and Carter’s / OshKosh Launch Partnership to support Indigenous Canadian Mothers and Children
TORONTO, CANADA, September 01, 2015 – With the launch of a new partnership with Save the Children and Carter’s I OshKosh, the largest branded marketer in Canada of apparel exclusively for babies and young children, Canadians have a chance to help better the lives of young mothers and children in Indigenous communities across the country.
The partnership has kicked off with the launch of a back-to-school campaign, delivered through the 136 Carter’s I OshKosh retail outlets nationally. From late August until September 20th, customers have an opportunity to make a donation of $1 or more at the register to support this important cause.
The Carter’s and OshKosh B’gosh brands, two of the most recognized brands of baby and children’s apparel in the marketplace, have been trusted by generations of families. A first-of-its-kind campaign for Carter’s I OshKosh in Canada, the company is directing all funds raised to Save the Children’s Canadian maternal and child health programs.
Save the Children Canada, the world’s leading independent organization for children, delivers programs to improve the lives of children in Canada and more than 120 countries worldwide. The Carter’s ı OshKosh partnership is a boost to Save the Children Canada’s role in delivering programs to better the lives of children and young mothers in Canada’s Indigenous communities.
About Carter’s, Inc. and Carter’s | OshKosh
Carter’s, Inc. is the largest branded marketer in the United States and Canada of apparel and related products exclusively for babies and young children. The Company owns the Carter’s and OshKosh B’gosh brands, two of the most recognized brands in the marketplace.
Discover our quality baby, toddler and kids clothing essentials, sleepwear and accessories, offered at retail locations across Canada and online at cartersoshkosh.ca.
About Save the Children
Save the Children is the world’s leading independent organization for children, delivering programs and improving children’s lives in more than 120 countries worldwide. We are committed to achieving immediate and lasting change for the world’s most vulnerable. Our programs reached more than 143 million people in 2013. Learn more here: www.savethechildren.ca or follow us on Twitter (twitter.com/savechildrencan), Facebook (www.facebook.com/savethechildren.ca) and Instagram (@savechildrencanada).
For additional information, please contact:
Douglas Tanton, Chief Development Officer
Save the Children Canada