Mosaic to Present "Home Runs for Food" Check for Local Food Banks at Saturday, March 23, Rays Spring Training Game

Mosaic to Present "Home Runs for Food" Check for Local Food Banks at Saturday,
                     March 23, Rays Spring Training Game

PR Newswire

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla., March 22, 2013

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla., March 22, 2013

               The Mosaic Company joined by the United Way of Charlotte County
               will present a more than $12,000 donation to the Harry Chapin
               Food Bank just prior to the start of Saturday's Tampa Bay Rays
               spring training game at Charlotte Sports Park.The check
               presentation is being made in celebration of Mosaic's third
               annual Home Runs for Food partnership with the Harry Chapin
WHAT: Food Bank and the Tampa Bay Rays to help feed hungry families
               in Charlotte County. For every home run hit by the Rays, Mosaic
               contributes $500 to local food relief efforts. With this
               year's donation, Mosaic will have contributed a total of more
               than $40,000 from Home Runs for Food to Harry Chapin since
               2010.

               
               Saturday, March 23

WHEN:          12:30 p.m.

               
               Kaley Miller, manager of communications, Mosaic
WHO:
               Al Brislain, CEO & president, Harry Chapin Food Bank

               Kevin Russell, president of the board, United Way of Charlotte
              County

               
               Charlotte County Sports Park

               2300 El Jobean Road
WHERE:
               Port Charlotte, FL

               
               Mosaic's donation has been earmarked to help overcome hunger
               specifically in Charlotte County. Last year the Harry Chapin
WHY:           Food Bank distributed over 1.8 million pounds of food to 24
               Charlotte County agencies. Mosaic is being joined by the United
               Way of Charlotte County to demonstrate how everyone must work
               together to solve this problem.

ABOUT THE MOSAIC COMPANY
The Mosaic Company, through its Florida-based subsidiary Mosaic Fertilizer,
LLC, is the world's leading producer of phosphate crop nutrients. America's
farmers rely on Florida phosphate to help grow their food crops. Phosphate is
a natural product for which there is no man-made substitute, making phosphate
reserves in Florida of strategic importance to critical sectors of the state
and national economy, including farming, manufacturing, shipping, trucking and
rail. Mosaic employs more than 3,000 Central Florida residents, and tens of
thousands of Floridians work in other jobs dependent upon the industry. For
more information, go to www.mosaicco.com/florida. 

SOURCE The Mosaic Company

Website: http://www.mosaicco.com
Contact: Kaley Miller, The Mosaic Company, Office, +1-941-575-1387, Cell,
+1-941-628-2137, kaley.miller@mosaicco.com