In support of their philosophy to give where they live, TELUS team members and retirees have contributed $440 million to charitable and not-for-profit organizations and volunteered more than 6.8 million hours of service to local communities since 2000. Created in 2005 by President and CEO Darren Entwistle, TELUS’ 11 Canadian community boards and 4 International boards have led the Company’s support of grassroots charities and have contributed more than $54 million in support of over 4,900 local charitable projects, enriching the lives of more than 2 million children and youth, annually. TELUS was honoured to be named the most outstanding philanthropic corporation globally for 2010 by the Association of Fundraising Professionals, becoming the first Canadian company to receive this prestigious international recognition.
At ROAM '16 Vanocuver TELUS is providing an opportunity for all of the attendees to particapate in a Social for Good Experince on Thursday afternoon (May 12th 2016). We are so thankful for TELUS for arranging this opportunity and looking forward to giving back while bringing awarness and conversation to the charities we will be working with .