More than 500 employees of the city’s residential long-term care facilities received a dish prepared by take-out restaurant Goûtez Plan B that they could reheat at home. The project was undertaken in collaboration with the regional health foundation of Trois-Rivières.
Atlantic Broadband is proud to sponsor and support this valuable service provided by Freebee to residents and businesses in Miami Beach.
Cogeco Connexion and its NousTV stations in Quebec announced in April 2020 a donation of $ 37,500 to help fifteen food banks in the province. Across Quebec, this contribution allows organizations working in food security to distribute 112,500 additional meals.
At the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Cogeco Media and other Quebec broadcasters came together to support local economies and communities by joining the TOGETHER FOR QUEBEC movement, which urged Quebecers to buy online from local merchants.
More than ever, it is important to be involved with the communities in which we operate. The Centraide du Grand Montréal Emergency Fund is an initiative that gives front-line community organizations the resources and tools to provide essential services to people struggling to cope with the COVID-19 situation.
With regions across Ontario reopening and more people looking to get out to enjoy the rest of the summer, Cogeco wanted to give back to its communities and the people who worked tirelessly during the pandemic by hosting Free Drive-In Movie Nights at all drive-in theatres within its Ontario footprint.
"Having Cogeco as a Title sponsor for our events allowed us to really tap into the Niagara community and raise awareness for our cause”. - Chris Green, Director of Communications, Marketing & Community Engagement
“Their financial support coupled with in-kind services really drove our event towards success and the partnership meant so much to our team, donors and attendees. Our Gala had approximately 425 attendees and Big Move had 484 Riders, 230+ volunteers and countless community supporters and donors.”
Cogeco receives a message of thanks from the Executive Director of Windsor and Essex County HospiceRead more
"We are thankful and owe a great debt of gratitude to Cogeco and YourTV for the legacy work they provide The Hospice of Windsor and Essex County Inc. The continued support through their donations and in-kind service enables the Hospice’s ongoing commitment to provide the highest quality of care to the communities in Windsor and Essex County through programs and services, patient empowerment and education." - Colleen Reaume
"Cogeo has been a wonderful, long-time supporter of the impactful work of BurlingtonGreen since 2011. Over 105,000 people have directly benefited from participating in the various events and eco-action opportunities we have been proud to host, thanks to Cogeco’s continued support. Their commitment to investing in the local community and partnerships to achieve a healthier, more sustainable environment is both impressive and truly appreciated." - Amy Schnurr ( Executive Director & Co-Founder - BurlingtonGreen Environmental Association)
Thanks to the support of YourTV through the Lions at Home TV Bingo, the Lions Club of North Bay was able to donate $10,000 to the North Bay Regional Health Centre.
The generous donation of $10,000 will help patients with cataracts and other vision concerns receive care close to home.
Cogeco subscribers have the exclusive chance to immerse themselves in Caribbean waters during a special show on NousTV from Magog’s caribbean arts festival. “We are very proud that Cogeco and NousTV allow us to expand our audience. This is a testimony of their support for culture, through Caribbean and regional artists,” says Thésalus Pierre-Etienne, president of the Comité d’exposition sur les arts et la culture caribéenne
Atlantic Broadband invited six non-profit organizations that are devoted to inclusion, justice and equality to submit public service announcements that we are airing at no charge on our cable networks.
In conjunction with the Centre de services scolaire du Chemin-du-Roy, Cogeco Connexion set up outdoor gamesRead more
In conjunction with the Centre de services scolaire du Chemin-du-Roy, Cogeco Connexion set up outdoor games in twelve primary schools in Trois-Rivières, facilitating social distancing. These games help stimulate physical movement as well as social skills.
Burlington Food Bank has seen a dramatic increase in requests for support since the start of the pandemic.Read more
Burlington Food Bank has seen a dramatic increase in requests for support since the start of the pandemic. YourTV Halton has been working with them to help spread the word to our community about how to access their services, what items are needed the most and how to get involved.
Cogeco Connexion and the Société de développement économique de Drummondville continue their collaboration with the Centrexpo CogecoRead more
“One of the values that is particularly close to our hearts at Cogeco is to actively contribute to the economic, social and cultural development of our regions. The Centrexpo Cogeco, it is one of our most important contributions in Quebec.” - Johanne Hinse, Vice President Programming & Community Relations, Cogeco Connexion
Atlantic Broadband celebrates the accomplishments of African-American people as part of its Voices for Understanding PSA campaign, which highlights the work of community leaders and non-profits that promote unity and understanding around issues of peace, justice, and equality. 100 Black Men of America, Inc. is one of these organizations.
Cogeco presents the project “Les arts dans la rue” (Art in the Streets) which will exhibit works created by the citizens of Beauce outdoors, until August 31st.Read more
Cogeco presents the project “Les arts dans la rue” (Art in the Streets) which will exhibit works created by the citizens of Beauce outdoors, until August 31st.
https://www.enbeauce.com/actualites/culturel/432071/deux-toiles-inaugurees-a-la-guadeloupe (in French only)
To respond to the situation of domestic violence against women and the needs expressed by various organizations supporting this cause, Cogeco Connexion donated a total of $14,000 in funding to 15 shelters for women victims of domestic violence in Quebec.Read more
To respond to the situation of domestic violence against women and the needs expressed by various organizations supporting this cause, Cogeco Connexion donated a total of $14,000 in funding to 15 shelters for women victims of domestic violence in Quebec. Each establishment received a donation to meet existing operating needs.
“COVID has highlighted the increase in domestic violence against women. With this initiative, we want to underline their courage and bring a little relief to the women and their children who are currently staying in the shelters, ”explains Johanne Hinse, Vice President Programming and Community Relations at Cogeco Connexion.
Cogeco and NousTV Alma donated 13 pairs of skates to Parenfant, to equip less fortunate families and allow them to enjoy this winter sport for free. The idea surfaced when the City of Alma announced the development of a huge new ice rink.
What a touching recognition for our company to be named one of the six 2020 Laureates of YMCA Peace Medals of YMCA du Québec, which honour citizens and businesses who contribute to building more united and harmonious communities. More specifically, Cogeco was awarded the Laureate Corporate Initiative for Peace, through the project "Operation Welcome Home", created in partnership with Centraide du Grand Montréal, with the goal of contributing to the successful integration of Syrian refugees in their host country.