People. Environment. Community.
We pride ourselves on being a leader in our industry when it comes to corporate social responsibility (CSR) and giving back to the communities in which we operate. Our annual Corporate Sustainability Report summarizes our sustainable practices and achievements while highlighting the strategies and goals we’ve created for our company moving forward.
BGIS Team Members raised over $500,000 for various charitable organizations in 2018
At BGIS, we believe sustainable operating practices are vital to assist the global effort to mitigate climate change. We work hard to implement technologies and programs throughout our business that promote environmental awareness and drive significant operational cost reductions in our clients’ real estate portfolios.
We strive to be a role model for sustainable operating practices within the real estate industry. Our annual Corporate Sustainability Reports highlight our commitment and accomplishments to social and environmental well-being and summarizes the innovative programs and technologies that help us contribute to the environment and the communities in which we operate.
Past Corporate Social Responsibility Reports
- 2018 Sustainability Report
- 2017 Sustainability Report
- 2016 Sustainability Report
- 2015 Sustainability Report
- 2014 Sustainability Reports
- 2013 Sustainability Reports
- 2012 Sustainability Reports
- 2011 Sustainability Reports
- 2010 Sustainability Reports
- 2009 Sustainability Reports
Sustainability Climate Change Fundamentals for FM Professionals
As the primary overseers of the built environment, facility managers (FMs) need to know how the facilities in their charge are contributing to climate change. FMs can implement improvements that impact the workplace, as well as the climate. Whether it is reduction in carbon emissions, savings in water usage, improvements to land use, or other impacts, these methods often result in savings for the facility budget and become a “win-win” for the savvy FM by improving the organization’s facilities and reducing impacts to climate change. Downloading the report below will give you findings, causes and key points to monitor regarding climate change for facility professionals.
Download Report: Climate Change Fundamentals for FM Professionals
An Inspired Future
An Inspired Future is an annual event hosted by BGIS that engages industry professionals on sustainable and restorative business practices in corporate real estate. This event focuses on inspiring leaders to make changes that will ultimately affect the future of our planet by significantly reducing their companies’ environmental footprints. An Inspired Future offers business professionals the opportunity to learn, network and engage with many of Canada’s industry leaders as well as listen to some of world’s greatest thought leaders on sustainable business practices.
BGIS prides itself as being a steward in corporate social responsibility by hosting charitable initiatives and raising awareness as leaders within the community.
Last year, BGIS Team Members donated over $362,000 to charitable organizations, which include: Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, Sickkids Foundation, President’s Choice Foundation, Canuck Place, Movember Canada, and WWF Canada.
In addition, The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation has recognized BGIS as a Top Fundraiser thanks to our annual Charity Casino event, which continues to grow and exceed the previous year’s donations.
- An Inspired Future
- BGIS Charity Casino
- Quebec Charity Golf Tournament
- BGIS Charity Golf Classic
- BGIS Workplace Solutions Inc. Charity Casino