Community Involvement

Giving Back to the Community

Specialized Desanders is proud to give back to the communities in which we serve. Over the years, SDI has become involved several different sponsorships. From supporting AAA minor hockey teams across Alberta to donating trucks to rural Fire Departments (and everything in between) SDI is always keen to give back.

SDI Food Bank Drive 2017

Posted On: December 20th, 2017

SDI Faced off this year in a race to the biggest 3′ x 3′ x 5′ high pile for their respective food bank’s at each of our Canadian locations.  Beaverlodge was the first to reach the limit!  Check out what we achieved!  

Munson Fire Department – Update

Posted On: April 27th, 2017

We have great news!  Below is an update from the Munson Fire Department!   “Here are a couple photos of the truck that you donated to the Munson Fire department, we are extremely happy with the way things have turned out. It has taken some time to get everything coordinated but we have almost completed what we had hoped to get done to this point. We truly appreciate the donation…

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SDI donates truck to Munson Fire Department

Posted On: October 4th, 2016

Over the weekend, SDI donated a 2012 3500 Dodge truck to the Munson Fire Department. Dan Trembley (Southern Area Operations Manger) said it best, “keeping people safe and just being there for everyone is what it’s all about.” The value of enhancing safety is deep-rooted throughout our corporate culture. We are proud to be able to play a role in keeping the community safe – both on and off site….

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APEGA Calgary Branch Annual Golf Tournament

Posted On: August 31st, 2016

Beautiful day for the 2016 APEGA Calgary Branch Golf tournament. Our jumbo shrimp skewers always seem to be a huge hit! Every year we look forward to sponsoring & spending the day with such a great group of professionals.

SDI employees providing support for the Fort McMurray Community

Posted On: June 27th, 2016

We are happy to announce that, through our employer matching gift donation program, SDI has donated a total of $10,000.00 to the Wood Buffalo Food Bank (WBFB) this week. The Wood Buffalo Food Bank provides resources, education, programs and services to ensure food security for all citizens in the region. Demand for WBFB services has increased substantially following the Fort McMurray wildfire. Click here to find out how you can help.    …

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