Boston Pizza Foundation Future Prospects has announced a commitment of $1 million throughout the next five years to the Rick Hansen Foundation. According to a news release, funding from BPF Future Prospects supports the Rick Hansen School Program, a national initiative that "inspires, empowers and engages children to make a difference in their local communities and build awareness of the importance of accessibility and inclusion."
The Rick Hansen School Program provides free resources to elementary and secondary schools across Canada.
"The Rick Hansen School Program helps to create inclusive and accepting communities and a more accepting and caring world for all. At BPF Future Prospects we believe strong role models inspire kids to be great and we partner with organizations that help youth be all they can be at home, school, their community and the world," Executive Director Cheryl Treliving said in the release.