Thanks to the tireless involvement of its employees and to the numerous causes supported by the company, Cascades can make a difference in the community.
Employees Give Generously of Their Time
Basing our decisions on whether they contribute positively to the health and well-being of the communities we serve and guiding people to make responsible everyday choices.
The communities in which Cascades is established are central to its social commitment. Year after year, our company fulfills its role as a responsible citizen by aligning with environmental and social causes and by contributing to the development of communities.
We want to go further and align our efforts with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals adopted in 2015, to address the global challenges facing our society.
The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals
of our donation and sponsorship budget allocated to causes in line with the UN Sustainable Development Goals
hours of community involvement by employees
+ than $4M
invested annually in our communities
Maintenace Supervisor, Cascades Corporate services
306 volunteer hours cumulated in 2021
« My involvement in the club has also allowed me to surround myself with new people who have become very close friends with time. Cascades is like one big family! Together, we learn more and do our best for the skaters! »
Superviseure logistique, Greenpac Mill
250 volunteer hours cumulated in 2021
« Through different organizations and my children’s school network and their sporting events, I met a few people who were already volunteering. They convinced me to give it a try. It quickly became a passion of mine. That happened 15 years ago already! Now, I would not know what to do with myself if I were not volunteering! »
General Sales Manager, Cascades Tissue Group – Sales
600 volunteer hours cumulated in 2021
"Knowing that we can make a difference is a source of happiness. Sometimes, it is not just about pleasure, but about taking a step back to quickly realize that your actions are making a difference in people’s lives. Volunteering is also an incredible experience—it gives you countless skills that will help you for the rest of your life. "
Technical Expert Cascades Containerboard Packaging
309 volunteer hours cumulated in 2021
" I find it important to volunteer, because it is all for a common goal. When we volunteer, we notice the snowball effect that it causes—everyone becomes motivated and informed. If you think you are alone on your little island, you are wrong!"
Commitment to Human Rights
Cascades takes the protection and promotion of fundamental human rights very seriously and expects its employees and suppliers to meet the highest standards in this regard. Browse the links below to learn more about our policies.
Donations and Sponsorships
Cascades fully embraces its role of responsible corporate citizen by supporting environmental and social causes. So, year after year, the company provides donations and sponsorships to various projects and events related to one of its key sectors.
Supporting the Next Generation of Environmentally Responsible Entrepreneurs
Cascades supports the next generation of entrepreneurs by aligning itself with organizations that value the entrepreneurial potential of young people and innovative projects where the environment is placed at the center.