Vector is one of 7 local businesses that have been nominated for the “Business Award” as part of the City of Fort St. John’s Community Awards.
“The Business Award recognizes the distinguishing contributions of an individual, business or non-profit organization towards areas including, and not limited to; social innovation, mentorship, or investing in the community of Fort St. John”.
Vector is a local company, and we pride ourselves in the fact that we are always part of the communities we work and live in. Each year we make monetary and in-kind donations to numerous charities, sports groups, individuals, and non-profit organizations.
Some of the actions in 2020 that have helped Vector obtain a nomination for the “Business Award” are:
- Monetary donations to:
- Ronald McDonald House
- University of Calgary
- ACH Foundation
- Light the Night (Blood Cancer Research)
- Salvation Army – Each office made donations at Christmas.
- Jersey sponsorship for the Fort St. John Minor Lacrosse Association
- Donation for the Fort St. John Speed Skating Association and membership on the board.
- Surveying and assisting with the layout of the Playground installed at Peace Island Park.
- Assisting with tuition of an employee/student to help them further their education in Land Surveying.
- Class presentations at NPSS to try and raise awareness of Land Surveying as a profession to high school students.
There is a virtual gala taking place on April 29, 2021 where we will hear the results, wish us luck!