Feb 20, 2020
Winnipeg, MB – A recent donation from Qualico is helping Main Street Project (MSP) in Winnipeg provide a comfortable drop-in warming centre for those who are experiencing homelessness. Qualico provided $10,000 to help keep the warming centre open for eight hours overnight over a 50-day period this winter. MSP is hoping Qualico’s donation will encourage others to donate so the centre can be open 24 hours a day during cold weather.
Feb 18, 2020
Qualico's Acts of Kindness campaign has reached the milestone of delivering 250 different $1,000 donations to local charities and not-for-profits in the communities we serve and operate in. Through the Acts of Kindness program run each year, employees are invited to submit an application to award a $1,000 donation to a charity of their choice.
Jan 20, 2020
Every year, Qualico employees are encouraged to volunteer and make an impact in their communities through the company's Volunteer Day initiative. With our Qualico Volunteer Day program, each employee can take a workday to volunteer towards a cause that is meaningful to them.
Jan 9, 2020
Winnipeg, MB – For the sixth year in a row, Qualico ran its annual charity parking lot ball hockey tournament, with a record-high $10,800 being raised for CancerCare Manitoba and KidSport Winnipeg. The fun and lively tournament took place in October and November over a series of four weeks in frosty Winnipeg. A total of 75 Qualico employees from different business units made up eight die-hard teams, each playing a series of round robin games over workday lunch hours.
Dec 17, 2019
Churchill, MB – The Polar Bears International House officially opened on November 3, 2019, thanks to the generous support of Qualico and other donors. The facility is a cutting-edge interpretive centre located in Churchill, Manitoba that will help educate visitors about polar bears and the Arctic sea ice the animals depend on.
Dec 12, 2019
Winnipeg, MB – Brent Delmage of Delmage Construction has been a customer and supporter of Star Building Materials Winnipeg for 30 years, and has developed close relationships with many Star Building Materials employees during that time. He would frequently bring his young granddaughter, Sophie, along on trips to pick up materials for his next job, and the two made quite an impression on the Star Building Materials’ team.
Dec 5, 2019
SUPPORTING THE RENOVATION OF MAIN STREET PROJECT’S NEW BUILDING – A LOOK AT THE IMPACT OF QUALICO'S DONATION
Winnipeg, MB – Each day in Winnipeg, the city’s most vulnerable populations can struggle to access basic things like food, clothing, and shelter. Main Street Project, a local non-profit organization, aims to provide a range of services to these residents, including emergency shelter and nutrition services, drug and alcohol detoxification, health advocacy and support, and counselling and housing support services.
Dec 3, 2019
Winnipeg, MB – On November 12, Qualico Clockwork Angels hopped back on the bike for the Sun Life Ride to defeat diabetes in support of JDRF. This year, Qualico sent two teams to take part in the stationary cycling fundraiser held at the Shark Club Sports Bar in downtown Winnipeg. The Qualico Pedal Pushers joined in and together the two teams raised $3,150 for juvenile diabetes research.
Nov 27, 2019
Winnipeg, MB – All of Qualico’s homebuilder business units took home gold at the Manitoba Home Builders’ Association’s Fall 2019 Parade of Homes Gala, held on October 25 at the RBC Winnipeg Convention Centre. The awards were presented in front of an audience of more than 700 attendees, and included 40 separate categories that were reviewed by volunteer judges.
Nov 21, 2019
Winnipeg, MB — River Park South has a strong legacy as Qualico’s largest development to date, with over 8,000 homes and businesses. The community began in the early 1970s, and it is now in its final phase of development, with one of the very last streets officially being dedicated to Eric Vogan, Vice-President of Communities in Winnipeg.
Nov 4, 2019
Winnipeg, MB – On October 23, Qualico was honoured at the Chartered Professional Accountants of Manitoba Foundation’s prestigious Donor Recognition Evening. Qualico received the Non-Financial Builder Recognition Award, which recognizes an organization’s active involvement in the Manitoba business/accounting community, demonstrating the ability to be considered a role model for other business leaders.
Oct 16, 2019
Winnipeg, MB – Every family deserves to have a safe and comfortable home. That’s why Habitat for Humanity Manitoba started the annual Ride Around the Lake event 13 years ago. This year’s event, held from September 13 to 15, raised more funds than any previous Ride Around the Lake event.
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