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Domtar, Unifor and Royal Inland Hospital Foundation to announce major contribution to RIH Patient Care Tower Project

November 19, 2019 - 12:00 AM

Kamloops, BC—Join us to learn more about how Unifor and Domtar are making history in Kamloops with a new gift commitment to the hospital.

Speakers to include:

  • Jean-Claude Allaire, Kamloops Mill General Manager, Domtar
  • Rene Pellerin, Local 10B President, Unifor
  • Scott Doherty, Executive Assistant to the National President, Unifor
  • Heidi Coleman, CEO, RIH Foundation
  • Jim Reynolds, Campaign Chair, RIH Foundation
  • Tracy Rannie, Executive Director, RIH

What:                   Major Gift Announcement to RIH Foundation

Who:                     Domtar, Unifor, Royal Inland Hospital and Foundation representatives

When:                  Friday, November 22, 2019 at 10 AM

Where:                 Ken Lepin Lecture Theatre Lobby, 2nd Floor of the Clinical Services Building,

                              Royal Inland Hospital (311 Columbia Street, Kamloops, B.C.)

Royal Inland Hospital Foundation is committed to inspiring donors and building meaningful relationships to support RIH and our community’s health care needs, both now and into the future.

Unifor is Canada’s largest union in the private sector, representing 315,000 workers in every major area of the economy. The union advocates for all working people and their rights, fights for equality and social justice in Canada and abroad, and strives to create progressive change for a better future.

Domtar is a leading provider of a wide variety of fiber-based products including communication, specialty and packaging papers, market pulp and absorbent hygiene products. With approximately 10,000 employees serving more than 50 countries around the world, Domtar is driven by a commitment to turn sustainable wood fiber into useful products that people rely on every day. Domtar’s annual sales are approximately $5.5 billion, and its common stock is traded on the New York and Toronto Stock Exchanges. Domtar’s principal executive office is in Fort Mill, South Carolina. To learn more, visit

For More Information Contact:

Jane Chacko, Manager – Communications and Projects, RIH Foundation

c. 778.586.4922


Natalie Clancy, Director of Communications, Unifor

c. 416.707.5794


Bonny Skene, Regional Public Affairs Manager, Domtar

c. 807-220-1765