Donations and Sponsorship

Year after year, Canam Group is dedicated to supporting organizations in the communities that it calls home as well as encouraging the initiatives of employees who are committed to a particular social cause. The Corporation donates over 1% of its annual pre-tax earnings to local organizations that promote health, education, sports and community life.

Our commitment to the community is expressed in the following ways:

Donations

Financial support or goods and services to nonprofit organizations.

Sponsorships

Financial or material support, or services to organizations or events in exchange for visibility of our brands or products and services.

Matching Donations and Volunteering

Canam Group dedicates a portion of its philanthropic budget to supporting the efforts of employees who are active in their communities. The Corporation also encourages community involvement expressed in the form of volunteering.

General Guidelines

  • Prioritize projects, organizations or initiatives aimed at improving the quality of life of local or regional communities where the Corporation has fabrication or administrative facilities;
  • Prioritize organizations, initiatives or events whose administration expenses do not exceed 15% of revenues;
  • Favor Canam Group’s commitment to Centraide/United Way at each of its business locations;
  • Recognize and support the commitment of Canam Group employees who are active in their communities.

Priority Sectors

While not an exclusive list, Canam Group prioritizes the following sectors for donations and sponsorships:

  • Health;
  • Education and entrepreneurship;
  • Amateur sports and physical activity;
  • Fighting against poverty.

Consult the document to learn more about the policy on donations and sponsorships.