We recently received a letter from David Ryan, Director, Private Secretary’s Office on behalf of Her Majesty The Queen, sending warm wishes for our 90th anniversary!
We have some pretty remarkable employees at Commissionaires! On Christmas Day 2017, commissionaire Jason Oberman (also a Canadian Armed Forces Reservist) was called in to cover a Mobile Patrol shift, and came across a two-car accident in Burnaby. Jason was quick to respond to the incident by blocking traffic with the Commissionaires patrol vehicle and assisting the victims, two of whom were upside-down in a ditch until EMS and RCMP arrived. Jason was recognized by our CEO and Executive Team at our…
The Commissionaires Community Safety Patrol team together with the Newton BIA conducted their Homeless Outreach Project for the second year in a row this holiday season. This initiative was created last year with the hope of helping as many individuals in need as possible in the Newton area. Bags were filled with socks, gloves, toques, ponchos, toiletries and snacks and gifted to the homeless population in Newton. Options Outreach workers, Sources Outreach workers, and transit police were all in attendance to…
Our office team had the pleasure of distributing our exclusive 90th Anniversary pins to our employees over the past month. This gave our management and leadership team an opportunity to meet many of 1200 field employees in person, and see first hand the hard work they put in each day. Once again, we thank all our employees for their dedication to our organization. 90 years would not have been possible without them!
Members of our office staff could be seen volunteering at the Greater Vancouver Food Bank today. The Greater Vancouver Food Bank was created to offer temporary relief to the hunger crisis in 1982 – and is now an organization that continues to support thousands in need. T’is the season to give back!