At Rogers we believe in connecting with our communities in many ways. Rogers is committed to contributing at least 1% of our pre-tax earnings in charitable donations each year. Our support includes contributions we make to several focus areas:
Rogers supports Canadian culture and content. Here are some of the numerous organizations and projects we have funded over the years:
Rogers actively supports local community development programs to deliver vital social services and support the most vulnerable members of our community.
Rogers is dedicated to helping more Canadians get online and use the internet to its full potential. Here are a few examples:
Rogers actively encourages the development of innovative and creative film and TV content, for example:
Rogers tv. Rogers owns and operates 42 Rogers tv stations, featuring community-based programming that helps brings us closer together.
Rogers supports community sports initiatives across the country such as:
Here at Rogers, we actively support our employees’ community activities through the Rogers Employee Volunteer Program. Employees are given one paid day off each year to volunteer with a registered charity of their choice. Here’s just one example of how our team members are making a difference in local communities:
The charitable arm of the Toronto Blue Jays uses baseball to teach life skills and create lasting social change for children and youth in marginalized communities across Canada. Jays Care works with like-minded organizations to design and implement best-in-class programs for children and youth that respond to the unique strengths and needs of each community. Our goal is to reduce the opportunity gap and level the playing field for all kids across Canada.
Each year, Jays Care programming positively impacts 65,000 Canadian children and youth
Jays Care has invested $8.15 million towards the design, refurbishment and construction of 67 baseball diamonds and youth sport facilities across Canada
In 2017, Jays Care will invest more than $6 million in youth-focused programs across Canada, including all 10 provinces and the Yukon Territory
Over 7,600 children and youth across Canada participated in Rookie League in 2016
Rogers is committed to supporting our communities across Canada. We support registered charities and non-profit organizations that focus on youth educational initiatives, and engage in sports, leisure and entertainment sponsorships. We receive many requests for support and each one is valued against Rogers objectives and guidelines.
If you are interested in applying for a sponsorship or charitable donation from Rogers, please click “Get Started” below for more information. Thank you for your interest in Rogers.
If your organization is interested in a sponsorship or donation with Rogers, please click on the link below to submit your proposal by email. Once your request is submitted, a Rogers representative will review and respond within four weeks.
The Rogers Employee Volunteer Program was created to encourage and support employee volunteer activities which serve the communities where we live and work. We invite employees to take one paid day off of work annually and use toward a volunteer experience with a registered charity of their choice.
If you are a registered charity that is seeking out volunteers in your community, please contact us with the following information. A representative will be in touch to discuss how we can work together.