Tim Hortons’ Smile Cookie Campaign a Success

Tim Hortons' Manager Scott presenting cheque to Library Board Chair, Anne Smith with Deputy CEO, Susan Baues


INNISFIL, (November 12, 2021) – Thank you to local Tim Hortons restaurant owners and millions of generous Canadians across the country who supported the Smile Cookie campaign raising millions for local charities.

David Blackmore, owner of the Tim Hortons located in Cookstown and Thornton along with Rachana & Amit Seth, owners of the Tim Hortons located in the Tanger Outlets in Cookstown, joined forces and raised $9,587 through the sale of Smile Cookies. The funds will be distributed equally to support the Innisfil ideaLAB & Library & Essa Public Library.

“Thank you to every single person who purchased and ate cookies during the 2021 Smile Cookie campaign. We are so appreciative of the support in the community and what they can do when they come together,” said Laura Wark, CEO of Essa Public Library.

“Thank you so much to our amazing community! We are so grateful to the teams at all Tim Hortons locations, and all those who purchased a Smile Cookie. Thank you to our community members and store owners who recognize the need to support this local community initiative.” said Deputy CEO Susan Baues of Innisfil ideaLAB & Library.

All of the proceeds will go directly to programs and services at the Innisfil ideaLAB & Library and the Essa Public Library, Thornton Branch.

“Each and every year, Tim Hortons restaurant owners continue to go above and beyond to help raise funds for our annual Smile Cookie campaign and it’s truly inspiring to be a part of something so great and impactful,” says Hope Bagozzi, Chief Marketing Officer for Tim Hortons.

Smile Cookie Campaign Facts

  • Nationally, Tim Hortons restaurant owners support over 625 local charities, hospitals and community programs through the Smile Cookie campaign.
  • Visit TimHortons.ca/smile-cookie for a list of local charities benefiting from the Smile Cookie campaign.