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Rogers’ Orange Shirt Day fundraising campaign raises nearly $ 100,000

Rogers says his fundraising campaign for Orange Shirt Day has raised nearly $ 100,000 to support the Orange Shirt Society. Orange Shirt Day takes place on September 30 and is a day that Canadians honor indigenous children who were sent to residential schools. Rogers partnered with Ojibwe artist Patrick Hunter to design t-shirts for his campaign this year. The carrier says Canadians bought nearly 5,000 of these shirts. “Through an extended two-month fundraising campaign through Rogers-owned media assets, the proceeds raised by Rogers will help support the Orange Shirt Society, an indigenous non-profit organization that creates awareness of Canada's residential school system and the impact it has made on generations. of indigenous peoples in Canada, ”Rogers...