California cannabis edibles producer Plus Merchandise has donated greater than $60,000 to the San Francisco LGBT Middle, in accordance with a press release from the corporate. The donation comes from Plus Merchandise’ gross sales of its Rainbow Sorbet restricted version gummies. The corporate’s donation totaled $60,937, which represents a $1 contribution to the SF LGBT Middle for every package deal of the gummies bought.
Plus Merchandise manufactures cannabis edibles at its licensed facility in Adelanto, California and is headquartered in San Mateo, within the San Francisco Bay space. Jake Heimark, the CEO and co-founder of the corporate, mentioned that Plus Merchandise is dedicated to giving again to the communities the place it operates and sells its merchandise.
“This restricted version and the accompanying donation is only a small method for PLUS to indicate assist for the LGBTQ+ neighborhood,” mentioned Heimark. “Our firm was honored to have the chance to work with the SF LGBT Middle this yr. We care deeply about being a really engaged companion and expect to find extra alternatives to work collectively sooner or later.”
Serving the LGBTQ Neighborhood
The SF LGBT Middle helps join LGBTQ folks to one another and alternatives and sources that strengthen and unify the varied neighborhood. Dani Siragusa, the director of growth on the SF LGBT Middle, mentioned that the donation was an instance of the neighborhood assist the non-profit group wants to perform its mission.
“We’re proud to companion with native companies which might be dedicated to supporting the SF LGBT Middle and constructing a greater Bay Space,” mentioned Siragusa. “This beneficiant donation demonstrates PLUS’s funding within the LGBTQ+ neighborhood in addition to the overwhelming enthusiasm of fellow Californians to work with us to create a extra welcoming, equitable world.”
The SF LGBT Middle supplies neighborhood assist together with arts and cultural applications, housing, employment, and monetary providers. The middle additionally affords sources and knowledge for different members of the LGBTQ neighborhood together with small enterprise homeowners and queer youth.
Plus Merchandise’ line of cannabis edibles is offered at greater than 300 licensed dispensaries and supply providers in California. The corporate additionally expects to increase its attain by getting into the Nevada regulated cannabis market by the tip of summer time.