Our cross-disciplinary approach to CSR has generated recognition from various partners and other sources. Below is a partial list of our recent accomplishments.
- We have now partnered with the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) for a proof-of-concept project south of Lake Winnipeg, on the Netley-Libau Marsh. Along with several other partners, IISD is demonstrating the environmental and economic benefits of harvesting and processing cattail marsh plants, including the creation of carbon credits.
- Imagine Canada’s national Caring Company designation, earned for meeting a list of qualifications that measure the corporation’s commitment to community investment (2009-Present).
- Distinguished Budget Award by Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada. This is the highest form of recognition in governmental budgeting a local government can receive (2005-2013).
- Top 100 Employer in Canada, Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries (2014).