Community Connections

One of our main goals at Stryder is to always be involved with the community in some capacity, whether it’s supporting sporting events, non-profit organizations, or local programs that give back to those in need. We’re also committed to making a difference – looking after the environment, charity sponsoring and raising awareness for regional support groups is only the beginning!

Canuck Place Hospice awareness campaign on Stryder trailer
Truck Spotting with Canuck Place

Stryder and Canuck Place Children’s Hospice are proud to present the “Truck Spotting” mobile visual awareness campaign, where we’ve placed photos and messages on trucks and trailers that will travel as far south as Oregon and as far east as Manitoba.

Canuck Place is North America’s first free-standing children’s hospice, dedicated to providing pediatric, palliative care for youth with progressive life-threatening illnesses.

+ Visit the Canuck Place blog post

SEMO Foundation and Stryder support the disadvantaged in the community
SEMO Foundation

Stryder is one of the primary sponsors of the SEMO Foundation, a non-profit group dedicated to raising awareness and support for local registered charities. Donations go towards disadvantaged individuals and families who need a helping hand when it comes to food, clothing, and shelter.

+ Visit the SEMO Foundation’s website

+ Read the Facebook Post

CIBC Run for the Cure

Stryder was proud to be a participant donor and sponsor of the CIBC Run for The Cure, a 5-km or 1-km walk or run that raises funds for the Canadian Cancer Society, and is the largest single-day, volunteer-led event in Canada in support of the breast cancer cause.

Kids Cancer Care and Stryder support the children's cancer community in Alberta
Kids Cancer Care Foundation

Stryder donated $1,000 to the charitable Kids Cancer Care Foundation of Alberta in 2019, where team members participated in the 20th annual Strathmore Poker Run and “Shave Your Lid for a Kid” event in support of children and families affected by the disease.

+ Visit Kids Cancer Care’s website

+ Read our Facebook Post

Stryder and Nestle giving clean water to flood-affected BC community
Water for Residential Care and Hospitals in Vernon

Stryder partnered with Nestle Waters Canada to donate over 2,000 cases of bottled water to residents affected by BC Interior’s floods.

+ Read OUR ENDERBY’s Facebook post

Stryder donates water to Greater Vancouver Food Bank
Water for Greater Vancouver Food Bank

Stryder partnered with Nestle Waters Canada to donate over 10,000 cases of bottled water & water beverages to the Greater Vancouver Food Bank’s new location in Burnaby. Since 1983, the GVFB has continued to provide assistance to over 28,000 people weekly, by helping address immediate needs associated with food insecurity in our communities.

+ Read the Facebook post

Green Strydes supports environmental community initiatives
Green Strydes

Stryder is committed to being environmentally aware and responsible. We’ve taken a number of initiatives to help reduce emissions, save valuable energy resources and contribute to a greener future for our planet.

+ Learn more about our eco-friendly “Green Strydes” program here.

Industry News

APNA truck show promotional logo for Stryder participation
Stryder at the APNA Truck Show

The Stryder team was pleased to meet and mingle with visitors from all over the industry at the 2017 and 2019 APNA Truck Shows, Western Canada’s most popular Trucking convention! This year was our most successful yet, as we got to show off some exciting feature trucks, bring on new members to Team Horsepower, and shake hands with many great people. Thank you to everyone who have showed their support over the years – we’ll see you again soon!

+ Read the Facebook Post

Sustainable Logistics acquired by Stryder
Stryder Acquires Sustainable Logistics LLC

Stryder Logistics Inc., a division of the Stryder group of companies, acquired Sustainable Logistics LLC, an Oregon-based national logistics brokerage firm, in May 2019.

Stryder is thrilled to be joining forces with the talented team at Sustainable Logistics under a single banner, and we are equally as excited to collaborate with a whole new network of carriers, customers, and individuals going forward. Welcome!

Coca Cola trailer in yard at night
Coca-Cola Canada’s 2017 Supplier of the Year Nominee & Finalist!

Stryder is pleased to announce our nomination for Coca-Cola Canada’s 2017 Supplier of the Year – congratulations to our fellow nominees and winners!

Nestle Waters Canada gives Stryder 2016 Customer Service Award
Stryder Wins Nestlé Waters Canada’s 2016 Customer Service Excellence Award

Stryder was the recipient of the 2016 Customer Service Excellence Award, presented by Nestlé Waters Canada. We look forward to providing many more years of industry-leading service to our partners at Nestlé and the residents of Canada!

Archives

RCMSAR Search and Rescue Awareness for the community
RCMSAR

Stryder and its advertising subsidiary 360 Media teamed up to donate to the Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue campaign.

Based out of Sooke, BC, this campaign space was donated to increase awareness of RCMSAR in the Lower Mainland.

+ Visit RCMSAR website

Cystic Fibrosis Golf Tournament sponsored by Stryder and the community
Mike Cassidy Legacy Cystic Fibrosis Golf Tournament

Stryder was one of the main sponsors in the Mike Cassidy Legacy Cystic Fibrosis Golf Tournament, the largest privately generated source of funds for Cystic Fibrosis Canada in British Columbia, raising over $2.5 million.

This charity golf tournament honors the legacy of Mike Cassidy who founded the event in 1992 and passed away in 2010.

+ Visit the Mike Cassidy Legacy Golf Tournament website

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