OUR 2017 COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT REPORT
All of us at The Wills Group are passionate about supporting the local communities where we live and work. In 2016, we deepened our commitment to Community Engagement by focusing our energies on two key areas close to our hearts:
Eliminating Childhood Hunger and Ensuring Safe and Healthy Homes
We invite you to read our inaugural 2017 Community Engagement Report highlighting our first-year in action:
OUR JOURNEY AND FOCUS
Having a positive impact on the communities where we do business has always been an important part of The Wills Group’s values. Throughout our 90-year history, our family of businesses has established a tradition of being an active and engaged contributor to initiatives and improvement efforts within our communities. With contributions and support from our employees, retailers, suppliers and customers, The Wills Group has donated over $1.9 million to various organizations, nonprofits and foundations since 2006, as well as provided countless volunteer hours and in-kind donations. Moving forward, we will increase our commitment and deepen our impact in alignment with The Wills Group’s values, brands and business goals. Our Community Engagement program aspires to:
Created to focus on specific areas of need and opportunity in our communities. With The Blackie Wills Community Leadership Fund, we strive to create an environment in which all people have opportunities to get their basic needs met and to help create a better future for all.