CALGARY, July 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Calgary-based not-for-profits will again
have an opportunity to be selected as the next Alliance Pipeline
Alliance's Charity Partners program engages the company's Calgary office
employees in selecting a local charity and, through the employees'
fundraising and volunteer efforts, helping to financially support the
community organization's work over a two-year partnership. Alliance
matches its employees' contributions dollar-for-dollar.
To be chosen as Alliance's next Charity Partner, Calgary community
not-for-profits are encouraged to submit a short video via YouTube or
Facebook showing how they would put to good use funding of up to
$200,000 over two years. Videos will be shared publicly via social
media, and Alliance employees will vote to identify a single charity of
"Alliance Pipeline believes in giving back to our community," said Debra
Corroll, Alliance Vice President, Human Resources and Corporate
Services. "Through this unique employee-giving initiative, Alliance
employees are involved in choosing the charity they feel will make a
lasting difference in Calgary and also get actively engaged by
contributing their own time and donations."
Alliance's first Charity Partners association with Calgary's Inn From
the Cold recently concluded, raising over $222,000 to support the
effort to end homelessness in Calgary.
Applications for Charity Partners are open until August 28, 2014.
Visit www.alliancepipeline.com/charitypartners for full program details. See what Calgary-based charities are up to by
checking out application videos on Alliance's YouTube page and website.
Information about Alliance Pipeline is available at www.alliancepipeline.com.
SOURCE: Alliance Pipeline Limited Partnership
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