We seek to make a positive contribution everywhere we work.
We are making a positive difference in our local communities through education, sustainable development, stakeholder engagement and social inclusion. These areas fit with our business and enable us to maximize our investments, as well as the skills and expertise of our employees. In 2018, we supported more than 300 organizations worldwide directing more than $2.8 million to help our communities prosper and grow.
We also fund our philanthropic arm, the J. Armand Bombardier Foundation. In 2018, the Foundation donated Cdn $4.2 million to organizations, helping fulfill our social responsibility in our home community of Canada.
organizations supported in 20+ countries
in community investment
donated by the J.A. Bombardier Foundation .
Our focus areas
Support education perseverance in Science, Technology, Engineering, Entrepreneurship and Mathematics (STEM), university collaboration and entrepreneurship.
Donating a Learjet 45 aircraft to the Exploration Place's Design, Build, Fly exhibit in Wichita, Kansas, where visitors discover how airplanes are designed, built and flown.
Celebrating our 15-year support
for Belfast Employer forums, which helped more than 1,900 long-term unemployed citizens find jobs through education and skill improvement.
Helping advance student research on mobility
and access to mass transit through the New York University's Rudin Center for Transportation Policy and Management.
We helped found FIRST Robotics Québec ten years ago and we have acted as the lead sponsor of the FIRST Robotics competition ever since.