TransCanada Community Investment

TransCanada Community Investment

At TransCanada we don’t just build energy infrastructure; we also build relationships.

Whether it’s partnering with community groups, supporting local initiatives or encouraging our employees to be involved in their neighbourhoods, our goal is to build strong and vibrant communities across North America. Giving back to the communities where we operate is part of our everyday culture and has been for over 60 years. It’s all part of being an employer of choice, a good neighbour and a trusted community partner.

Content from this campaign

Employees Lead the Charge in Empowering Community
Thanks to the generosity of employees and in-house contractors from across the company, TransCanada’s second annual Get Empowered! campaign, held this September, raised over $730,000 for registered charities in Canada and the U.S. That's a 44 per cent increase over last year's campaign. "I was surprised and extremely humbled by everyone's generosity," said Heather MacDonald, program...
Oct 27, 2015 7:10 AM ET
Mobile Classroom Takes Trades Training on the Road
As a former student, Riley Gowan understands how valuable a mobile classroom can be, especially for those students who can’t get to the college for instruction. With the new Mobile Trades Training Facility, supported by donations from TransCanada and the B.C. government, the classroom can go to them. “I think this is going to be a great tool, especially for students who have never...
Oct 19, 2015 5:00 PM ET
Employees Give Back on National Day of Service
Since 2009, the Sept. 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance has become the largest annual day of charitable engagement in the United States. Its goal is to keep...
Sep 21, 2015 1:00 PM ET
Adopting the Iron Belle Trail
“Established pathways, such as the North Country Trail-Iron Belle Trail, give people an opportunity to enjoy different kinds of recreation such as hiking, biking, backpacking, cross-county skiing and bird watching,” says Richard Naperala, trail coordinator with the Grand...
Sep 21, 2015 7:00 AM ET
Training Skilled Trades Fuels the Future
Original article appeared on TransCanada's blog. As one of North America’s largest energy infrastructure companies, TransCanada has been employing skilled tradespeople for over 60 years to build the pipelines and power generation facilities that deliver the energy...
Mar 25, 2015 7:40 AM ET