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About Aqua-Guard

Corporate Social Responsibility

Since 2003, Aqua-Guard’s owners and staff have been involved in several endeavours to help create a just and sustainable world.  Aqua-Guard's family feel that it is very important to help give back both to our immediate and global communities.

 

2012-2017:  Argyle Secondary School Youth football development program.  Supporting local community programs is important to Aqua-Guard.

2017:  Salmon Girl Theater Production: Aqua-Guard sponsors Educating school children on the importance of preserving salom stocks in our rivers along with keeping rivers pristine for all life.  


2015/16 - Covenant House: Aqua-Guard founder Nigel Bennett and wife Rieko slept out on the street in support of the Homeless Youth of Vancouver.

We would personally like to thank all our 160 donors for your support over the past two years. You donated almost $50,000 to support Covenant house.The 53 of us were able to collectively raise almost $1,500,000 which well exceeded our goal by $230,000.This event took place in several North American Cities where over 1,000 people participated.  See video link: https://youtu.be/BUDZJp_bojM


2015 - GIFTADD.com: Aqua-Guard's founder Nigel Bennett with his son Devon along with Kevin Lawrence (coachkevin.com); Sue Hollis and her son Jake have founded GIFTADD.com;  An organization that is shining a positive light on the "Gift" of ADD and Dyslexia.

2015 - Surfrider Foundation: Aqua-Guard supports the Surfrider Foundation - Since it's inception in 1984, the Surfrider Foundation has evolved into one of the largest non-profit grassroots organizations dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world's ocean, waves and beaches through a powerful activist network. 


2016 - Homes of Hope: Aqua-Guard founders (Nigel Bennett and Sue Willis), staff and families lead their 18th trip to Ensenada Mexico to help build homes for the homeless.  Aqua-Guard's founders and staff have been supporting the  "Homes of Hope" program in Mexico for over 13 years leading over 700 volanteers from around North America to help make a difference in many families lives.  see video link:  https://vimeo.com/67016731

2015 - Orphanage/school in Northern Burma (Myanmar):  The Bennett family visited a remote orphanage in Northern Burma (Myanmar) where they dontated food and support to the orphanage/school.


2012 - Oceana: Aqua-Guard became supporters of Oceana, founded in 2001, the largest international organization focused solely on ocean conservation.  The oceans are in crisis from overfishing, acidification and habitat destruction. Oceana works internationally to alleviate these and other problems through policy-oriented campaigns.


2013 - North Shore Neighbourhood House: Aqua-Guard supports the North Shore Neighbourhood House with the support of donations of sporting equipment for under privileged children  http://www.nsnh.bc.ca/about.php

2013-2017:  Teen Journey:  The mentorship and coming of age program for youth.


Since 2010 -  Pachamama Alliance: Aqua-Guard’s shareholders have been supporters of the Pachamama Alliance in Ecuador’s Amazon region.  The Alliance empowers the indigenous people of the Amazon Rainforest to preserve their waterways, lands and culture.


2007 - Aqua-Guard made a paradigm shift in its corporate vision and mission and asked the question—Why do we do what we do? The answer was simple, yet powerful, “To protect the world’s most precious resource, water".

1998 - Foster Parents Plan (PLAN):  Since 1998 Aqua-Guard owners and staff have supported PLAN with sponsorship of children in 5 countries.


2003 - Aqua-Guard’s owners and staff became involved in a program to assist homeless families in Mexico’s northern Baja region.  Over the next 13 years they lead annual and at times biannual trips to build homes for the less fortunate.