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Active International Recognized as an Employee Recommended Workplace for 2018

Posted by Christine Lako on Mar 23, 2018 1:11:41 PM

Award Ceremony Presented By Morneau Shepell & Globe and Mail 

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Topics: Get to know Active, #LifeAtActive, Active Cares, Work Culture, Agency Perspective, Employee Recommended Workplace

International Women's Day

Posted by Meara Johnson on Mar 8, 2018 6:44:11 PM

#ActiveCares about celebrating the women of Active, along with all the other fabulous women in our lives!

In celebration of International Women’s Day on Thursday, March 8th, our team at Active decided to send messages of positivity out to their social networks. By setting up a “Social Station” Active employees were able to snap a selfie with different message cards regarding issues that we as a company hold dear to us. It was important to our family here at Active to send out messages of support, empowerment, equality and gratitude towards women to our social networks.

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Topics: Get to know Active, Work Culture, #LifeAtActive, #activecares, Active Cares

motionball and #NOGOODWAY Day

Posted by Christine Lako on Mar 7, 2018 7:00:00 AM

FACT: When you use the R-word, people see you differently

On Wednesday, March 7th, not-for-profit company motionball (with a small 'm') is launching its annual #NOGOODWAY campaign, during which it calls upon all Canadians to think twice before using the R-word (or "retard") in everyday conversation. This word has a negative connotation for thousands of Canadians with an intellectual disability, and hearing the R-word hurts them. 

This year's #NOGOODWAY campaign features the release of a powerful online video which can be found on the #NOGOODWAY Facebook Page. The message behind the video is that people see you differently when you use the R-word.  

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Topics: Active Cares, Corporate Social Responsibility, Motionball, #nogoodway, #LifeAtActive

My Road Hockey to Conquer Cancer Experience

Posted by Meara Johnson on Sep 25, 2017 12:00:11 PM

Being a retired NCAA college athlete, I thought my days of athletic comradery were over. There was something about having a group of people with a similar interest getting together to achieve a goal and enjoy ourselves while doing it that I knew I was going to miss.

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Topics: road hockey to conquer cancer, Active Cares

A Successful Silent Auction for the Road Hockey To Conquer Cancer

Posted by Stephanie Lim on Sep 15, 2017 4:08:28 PM

Active International employees have doubled their goal, raising a whopping $41,024 total for the Road Hockey to Conquer Cancer event in support of the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. 

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Topics: Active Cares, Get to know Active

Active takes on Canada's Wonderland

Posted by Karim Kanji on Jul 27, 2017 4:40:41 PM

Active International took this year's team building event to the next level - the Amazing Race Wonderland!

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Topics: Active Cares

Active celebrates Canada's 150!

Posted by Isidora Roskic on Jul 11, 2017 1:03:25 PM

Active kickstarted the long weekend fun with a Canada Day celebration in the office!

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Topics: Active Cares, Corporate Social Responsibility, Get to know Active

Active Cares: Road Hockey to Conquer Cancer

Posted by Isidora Roskic on Jun 28, 2017 2:21:40 PM

In the beginning of 2017, the Canadian Cancer Society released a study that stated 1 in 2 Canadians would be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetimes. Furthermore, 1 in 4 would end up dying from cancer. 

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Topics: Active Cares, Corporate Social Responsibility, Get to know Active

Active International Honoured as a Finalist for Employee Recommended Workplace Award

Posted by Kimberly Presnail on Jun 22, 2017 3:03:39 PM

Award Ceremony Presented By Morneau Shepell & Globe and Mail 

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Topics: Active Cares, Get to know Active