We are also committed to providing environmentally conscious freight transportation services.
Each year, Bison hosts two fundraising campaigns in the spring and fall. This helps us to consolidate our fundraising efforts, and creates an opportunity for even greater success by focusing our fundraising on specific charities.
In addition to our fundraising efforts, Bison Drivers and employees volunteer their time and efforts with various community events including:
- Truck Ride for Special Olympics
- Challenge for Life
- FMG Manitoba Dragon Boat Teams
- School reading programs
- ...And more!
Some of the charities we've contributed to through our Bison Cares program include:
Alzheimer Society of Canada
Canadian Cancer Society
Canadian Diabetes Association
Crohn's & Colitis Foundation
Heart & Stroke Foundation
Humane Society of Canada
Kidney Foundation of Canada
Missing Children Society of Canada
MS Society of Canada
Robb Nash Project
Teen Challenge Alberta
United Way of Canada
The Winnipeg Foundation
As one of Canada's largest transportation companies, Bison Transport understands that we have a large responsibility to our customers and society as a whole when it comes to delivering environmentally conscious transportation solutions. We have invested large amounts of time and energy to become an industry leader when it comes to reducing the amount of Greenhouse Gas (GHG) we emit into the atmosphere for every mile we travel.
We have been able to accomplish this by:
We are active members of Natural Resource Canada's FleetSmart program, and the United States Environmental Protection Agency's SmartWay Transport Partnership. Both programs have goals and mandates that are closely aligned with ours.
Diversity & Inclusion
Bison Transport recognizes diversity and inclusion as a critical business ingredient that strengthens our business, our community and our industry. To achieve the full effect of this, we have created a diversified and inclusive workplace and we leverage the depth and talent advantage that diversity brings to our business.
At Bison, workplace diversity is understanding, accepting, and valuing differences between people including those:
Diversity and inclusion is a collaborative, supportive, and respectful environment that increases the participation and contribution of all employees. At Bison, we celebrate that each of us has a different background and story to tell.