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TransCanada Community Scholarships: Creating Value for Community and Business

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In 2017, TransCanada launched a scholarship program for students living near the company's geographical footprint.

The initiative is TransCanada's first, internally-administered scholarship program, and was created with the specific intention to reduce barriers to education for communities while also creating value for the business.

More than 350 scholarships are awarded annually to students living in the communities where the company lives, works and operates across North America.

Scholarships are offered in the following categories:

April 16-20, 2018 Is National Volunteer Week

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It's National Volunteer Week!

The following program elements will impact volunteer participation rates:

1. An executive champion

2. Clear management support for volunteering activities

3. A volunteer operating budget

4. An employee recognition program

5. Ongoing communication promoting opportunities to get involved

Join LBG Canada and advance your volunteering efforts. Get in touch!

#CIMatters #NVW2018

April 16-20 Is National Volunteer Week

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LBG Canada companies may range in size, but they all understand that employee volunteering can enhance their community impact.

Join LBG Canada and advance your volunteering efforts. Get in touch! 

For more information, please visit: www.lbg-canada.ca.

#CIMatters #NVW2018

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April 16-20, 2018 Is National Volunteer Week

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LBG Canada companies encourage volunteering, do you?

Join LBG Canada and advance your volunteering efforts! Get in touch! #CIMatters 

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LBG Canada Companies Are Increasing Regional Community Investment

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In fiscal 2016, 41% of LBG Canada companies reported that more than 40% of their total community investment budget was allocated to regional programming.

This was an increase of 9% as compared to fiscal 2015 and an increase of 19% from fiscal 2014.

Interested in the LBG Canada Network? We want to hear from you!

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School Is Expensive, We Can Help

We are now accepting applications for TransCanada Community Scholarships
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If you or somebody you know needs help paying for school, we are now accepting applications for TransCanada Community Scholarships.

LBG Canada Companies Contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals

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LBG Canada companies are doing their part to contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals.

In fiscal 2016, LBG Canada companies supported the SDGs through their investments in community.

20% of LBG Canada companies invested in sustainable cities and communities, 24% in quality education, and 30% in good health and well-being.

To learn more about how you can contribute to the SDGs, register for LBG Canada's upcoming webinar, "Community Investment & the SDGs".

Engaging Employees Through Volunteering Programs

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Companies in the LBG Canada network are engaging their employees through volunteering programs. 

Employee volunteering is an important aspect of community investment.

LBG Canada companies are engaging their employees through both, during work hours and during non-work hours volunteering.

84% of LBG Canada companies have a during work hours volunteering program, and 82% actively encourage non-work hours volunteering.

New LBG Canada Webinar: Community Investment & the UN Sustainable Development Goals

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Join LBG Canada to discuss corporate community investment as a tool to contribute to the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals in this brand new webinar! 

Also featuring Christine Foster, CSR Specialist of Tata Consultancy Services, this webinar will include: why the SDGs matter and making the business case to senior leadership, how to map your community investment programs to the SDGs, and integrating the SDGs with technology for effective reporting.

LBG Canada Companies Value Employee Volunteering Programs

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Companies in the LBG Canada network, both large and small, value employee volunteering programs.

Employee volunteering is an important aspect of community investment. 

LBG Canada companies may range in size, but they all understand the importance of employee volunteering as an essential facet of a successful community investment program.

Interested in developing or improving your employee volunteering program? Join LBG Canada.

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