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Charity

Explore our charity initiatives and our mission
to deliver meaningful change.

Explore our charity initiatives and our mission to deliver meaningful change.

Giving Back To The Communities
We Proudly Serve

At Manitoulin Transport, our commitment to making a positive impact extends beyond the roads we travel. We recognize the importance of giving back to the communities we serve, and our charity initiatives are at the heart of this commitment. As a leading transportation company, we believe in leveraging our resources to create meaningful change.

Manitoulin Transport’s Operation Mani-Claus

Manitoulin Transport’s Operation Mani-Claus is a testament to our unwavering commitment to community well-being. This annual initiative is a heartfelt endeavour to give back to local charities and communities across our network of terminals. By supporting various local charities, we aim to foster a sense of community and contribute to the betterment of the people we serve.

Trucks For Change

Manitoulin Transport is proud to partner with Trucks For Change, which assists charities in transporting and distributing donated food and materials to communities across Canada. Together, we are committed to making a lasting impact in the lives of Canadian families, one delivery at a time.

Earth Rangers: The Kids Conservation

Manitoulin Transport supports two of Earth Rangers primary programs: The School Assembly and the Missions program. With the support of the School Assembly Program, Earth Rangers visited ten elementary schools on Manitoulin Island and surrounding communities. Manitoulin Transport also supported the Shoreline Saver Mission nationally, which educates children on the impact of pollution surrounding aquatic wildlife and encourages them to help the environment by cleaning up litter.

The House of Kin – Sudbury ON

The House of Kin in Sudbury, Ontario, stands as a beacon of support for individuals and families navigating medical treatment away from home. Manitoulin Transport’s annual contributions play a pivotal role in ensuring the House of Kin continues to offer a warm, comforting environment to its residents during challenging times.

Manitoulin Streams Rehabilitation & Enhancement Project

The Manitoulin Streams Rehabilitation and Enhancement Project embodies a commitment to preserving the ecological integrity of waterways in the Manitoulin Island region. Manitoulin Transport proudly contributes donations that fuel conservation efforts including habitat restoration, water quality monitoring, and community engagement programs. The impact of the Manitoulin Streams Project, ensures that future generations can continue to enjoy the natural beauty and biodiversity of these cherished waterways.

STARS – Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society

The STARS in Saskatoon is a lifeline for individuals facing critical medical emergencies in remote and rural areas. With support from partners like Manitoulin Transport, STARS receives the necessary funding to maintain its fleet of helicopters, equip medical teams with cutting-edge technology, and ensure continuous training for staff. Together, STARS continues to uphold its mission of delivering world-class emergency medical services to those in need across Saskatchewan.

Puslinch Lake Conservation – Cambridge ON

Puslinch Lake Conservation, located in Cambridge, Ontario, is dedicated to preserving its natural beauty and ecological balance. Manitoulin Transport takes pride in supporting their endeavors through contributions. These donations help fund crucial initiatives such as habitat restoration, water quality monitoring, and environmental education programs. By partnering with Puslinch Lake Conservation, we can ensure that essential resources are available, safeguarding the lake’s sustainability for future generations to appreciate and treasure.

Nature Conservancy of Canada (NNC)

The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is a leading force in the protection of natural habitats across the country. Manitoulin Transport helps provide vital support for land conservation projects, habitat restoration efforts, and species preservation initiatives. These contributions help NCC acquire and manage ecologically significant lands and enable the organization to engage in community outreach and environmental education. Through ongoing support, NCC can continue its vital work of safeguarding Canada’s natural heritage for future generations.

Turtle Pond Wildlife Centre

Turtle Pond Wildlife Centre in Sudbury, Ontario, serves as a beacon of hope for injured and orphaned wildlife, providing essential care and rehabilitation. Partnerships with organizations like Manitoulin Transport support the centre’s mission enabling Turtle Pond Wildlife Centre to continue its crucial work of rescuing, rehabilitating, and releasing native species back into their natural habitats.

Nickel District Conservation Foundation

The Nickel District Conservation Foundation in Sudbury, Ontario, is a steadfast guardian of the region’s natural heritage, dedicated to preserving its ecological integrity. Manitoulin Transport’s partnership helps advance the Foundation’s mission. Donations support land conservation, environmental education, and habitat restoration projects. These contributions bolster the Foundation’s ability to protect sensitive ecosystems, promote sustainable land management practices, and foster a deeper connection between the community and the natural world.

Water First Education and Training

Water First Education and Training is dedicated to empowering Indigenous communities through water science education and training. Manitoulin Transport’s partnership is crucial in supporting Water First’s mission. Through donations, Water First can provide essential resources for delivering hands-on water science programs, facilitating community workshops, and supporting water treatment operator training initiatives.

North Bay Regional Health Centre

The North Bay Regional Hospital’s NICU Retinal Camera Project is a vital initiative aimed at enhancing the care provided to newborns in need of specialized medical attention. Manitoulin Transport is proud to donate to this project to help fund the purchase of retinal cameras, which play a crucial role in diagnosing and managing eye conditions in premature infants. These contributions ensure that the hospital can provide state-of-the-art equipment to its Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), enhancing the quality of care and improving health outcomes for vulnerable newborns.

Wounded Warriors

Wounded Warriors Canada is a dedicated organization committed to supporting ill and injured Canadian Armed Forces members, veterans, and their families. Manitoulin Transport is honoured to contribute crucial funding to programs and services that address the mental health and well-being of those who have served our country. These contributions help provide access to mental health services, therapy programs, and support networks, ensuring that veterans and their families receive the care and assistance they need to overcome the challenges they face.

KidsAbility Foundation – Room Sponsor

The KidsAbility Foundation is committed to offering crucial support and services to children with disabilities and their families. Manitoulin Transport, as a room sponsor, contributes funds for specialized equipment, therapy programs, and facility improvements. This support directly benefits children and families accessing services at KidsAbility, ensuring they receive optimal care and assistance.

The Northern Ontario Art Association (NOAA)

The Northern Ontario Art Association (NOAA) is dedicated to fostering artistic expression and enriching communities across the region. Manitoulin Transport’s donations provide essential funding for art programs, exhibitions, and educational initiatives. These contributions help NOAA expand its reach, offering greater access to art experiences and resources for individuals throughout Northern Ontario.