Since its inception in 2012, MY WORKSHOP has empowered people beyond coaching and training professionals and their teams, by exemplifying the spirit of philanthropy by generously giving the gifts of "time, talent, and treasure" to uplift its local and international communities. This commitment to making the world a better place extends throughout the company, involving staff, partners, and clients in various impactful initiatives.
MY WORKSHOP's dedication to philanthropy is evident in the active involvement of its team members who willingly volunteer as board members and mentors, demonstrating their commitment to creating positive change. They also act as sponsors to support the economic development of communities facing significant barriers, including underemployment, limited resources, and discrimination.
Over the past decade, MY WORKSHOP has been a driving force in advancing entrepreneurship opportunities for vulnerable and marginalized groups, including women, newly arrived immigrants, and disabled young adults. Their contributions, encompassing time, talent, and financial resources, have left a lasting impact on communities worldwide.
Some noteworthy examples of MY WORKSHOP's philanthropic activities include thrilling events like rappelling down a 30-story building to raise funds for the Make-A-Wish Foundation and participating in plane pulls to support the Special Olympics. Additionally, they have lent their expertise as mentors for organizations like Futurpreneur Canada, Réseaux Mentorat, and Concordia University. Countless sponsorships for both private and non-profit start-ups have also been a hallmark of their commitment to fostering growth and prosperity.
In summary, MY WORKSHOP's philanthropic journey since its foundation in 2012 is a testament to their core values of compassion, inclusivity, and the belief that "time, talent, and treasure" can transform lives and communities for the better. Their ongoing commitment to social responsibility serves as an inspiring example of how businesses can be a force for positive change in the world.
In 2022, MY WORKSHOP expanded its philanthropic reach to the beautiful island of Cuba, initiating a new project aimed at enhancing the lives of the local Moron community. This venture reflects the company's unwavering dedication to making a meaningful difference on both local and global scales.