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.

Fort McMurray Fire

Posted On: May 9th, 2016

Specialized Desanders has announced a corporate campaign of employee donation matching to charities benefiting relief efforts in Fort McMurray. We look forward to the generosity of our team and challenge our partners & friends to participate in the fundraising efforts. Looking to donate? Click here to find registered charitable organizations and where the greatest immediate needs are.  #ymmfire

2015 Why Whisper Gala – YWCA of Calgary

Posted On: November 20th, 2015

We had a wonderful time last night showing our support for the YWCA of Calgary at the 5th annual Why Whisper Gala. Extraordinary to be in the presence of Martin Luther King III as he echoed his late father’s message of peace, love, compassion and understanding for all. The YWCA of Calgary is dedicated to breaking cycles of family violence, homelessness and poverty.

APEGA Annual Golf Tournament

Posted On: September 4th, 2015

We had a blast serving up BBQ shrimp at the 2015 annual APEGA Calgary Branch Golf Tournament at Lynx Ridge Golf Course. It was our fifth year supporting this terrific networking event and despite the initial torrential downpour, it turned out to be a gorgeous day. APEGA – thanks for having us. We look forward to seeing you all again next year!

Three Hills Cruise Weekend

Posted On: June 8th, 2015

SDI is pleased to announce our continued support for the Three Hills Cruise Weekend’s 34th annual car show and drag races taking place in beautiful rural Alberta. Since 1981, this event has snowballed in magnitude becoming one of Three Hill’s largest spectacles and bringing people together from across the country. Over the years, it has also become one of the community’s largest fundraisers, raising tens of thousands of dollars towards local…

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2006 AAA Foothills Elite Hockey Team

Posted On: May 19th, 2015

SDI is proud to support the communities in which we serve. We’re also proud to announce our continued sponsorship for the 2006 AAA Foothills Elite Hockey Team in Alberta. We thank all 2006 AAA Foothills Elite hockey players  & coaches for sharing these photos and wish you all a fantastic spring hockey season! Go Team Go!