goeasy Ltd. is dedicated to the communities they serve
Believing in the importance of supporting Canada’s young people, goeasy Ltd. selected Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada as its first national charitable partner in 2004.
goeasy Ltd. and its employees have raised over $1 million in support of Boys and Girls Clubs and have made a positive impact on thousands of children, youth and families in Canada. goeasy supports BGCC with:
in-store promotions at more than 213 stores across the country
donation programs supported by 1,350 goeasy employees
an annual golf tournament
goeasy launches a 10-year, Canada-wide “easybites” compaign
Marking its 10th year as a proud supporter of Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada (BGCC), goeasy Ltd. has pledged to renovate the kitchens of 10 Boys and Girls Clubs a year for the next 10 years in what it calls its “easybites” campaign.
Boys and Girls Clubs of South Coast BC to unveil a new easybites kitchen thanks to goeasy Ltd. Click here to learn more.
Capital One Race for Kids
goeasy Ltd. is a proud National Checkpoint Sponsor of Capital One Race for Kids.™ This annual fundraising event is an urban adventure race where teams of four compete in fun and exciting checkpoint challenges as they dash to the finish line. Visit www.raceforkids.ca. for more information about Capital One Race for Kids, which takes place every year in May in cities and towns across Canada.
The goeasy Ltd. team at the 2013 Capital One Race for Kids Corporate Challenge in Toronto.
Annual Golf Tournament
Last June, 144 goeasy employees and vendors participated in the 7th Annual Charity Golf Tournament in support of Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada.The day was once a huge success yet again! Funds raised will go towards helping renovate Boys and Girls Club kitchens across the country. Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada would like to thank goeasy for their continued support.
Employee Payroll Deductions
goeasy Ltd. offers an employee payroll deduction program, matching every donation, dollar for dollar and has raised over $200,000 for BGCC since 2005!
Three Peaks Challenge
In June 2011, goeasy President and CEO David Ingram, along with three goeasy store managers, participated in the Three Peaks Challenge to raise funds for BGCC. They climbed the highest peaks in England, Wales and Scotland, all within 24 hours!
The store managers won the opportunity to participate in the Three Peaks Challenge as top earners in a 2010 fundraising campaign in support of BGCC. A total of $21,000 was raised in just five weeks through online donations, bake sales, barbecues, and garage sales and the Give a Dollar Campaign.
Room to Learn program
Room to Learn was launched in July 2010 to invite youth from the Greater Toronto Area to participate in a one-day employment preparation program to learn job-search, resume writing and interview skills. Participants also explore and learn about different departments at goeasy Ltd.
goeasy Ltd. is Canada’s largest merchandise leasing company and the third largest in North America, offering top quality, brand-name household furnishings, appliances and home electronic products to consumers under weekly or monthly leasing agreements through both corporate and franchise stores. It also offers a variety of financial services, including loans and prepaid cards through easyfinancial services business. goeasy Ltd. is listed on the TSX under the symbol GSY. For more information, visit www.goeasy.com,