Causes We Support: "Giving Back" is Important to Us
"I am a huge believer in giving back and helping out in the community and the world. Think globally, act locally I suppose. I believe that the measure of a person's life is the affect they have on others". Steve Nash
Whenever we can, we do our best to pay forward our successes to organizations whose commitment is helping marginalized, impoverished and unfortunate people; who serve as stewards of our environment; or reflect our firm's belief in our society. Here are a few of the charities and organizations we support.
International Justice Mission
Along with the U.S.-based International Justice Mission, International Justice Mission Canada seeks and secures safety and justice for people victimized by slavery, sexual exploitation and other forms of violent oppression. Lawyer Ashley Gnyś is a contributor to and promoter of IJM.
Kiva is a non-profit that gives people across the globe opportunities to provide loans to others in an effort to create opportunity and reduce poverty.
Wells of Hope
A non-denominational organization, Wells of Hope focuses on helping the poor attain for themselves life’s basic necessities: clean water, education and health care.
World Vision offers both Canadian and international programs focused on overcoming challenging, creating peace and improving the well-being of children, families and communities affected by poverty.
Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority
The Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority (NPCA) works to preserve and provide opportunities for “nature, culture and adventure” throughout the Niagara Peninsula, a truly unique natural area.
World Wildlife Fund
An organization dedicated to conservation and working in 100 countries across the globe, the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) blends a foundation in science with a global reach in an effort to create preservation solutions that serve both people and nature.
Christian Legal Fellowship
A Canadian and national association of Christian lawyers, law students, legal professionals and other interested individuals, Christian Legal Fellowship is an organization that was created to encourage the integration of one’s Christian faith and the law, and to promote justice and religious freedom in Canada.
Ontario Ministry of Children and Youth Services
Since 2003, the Ontario Ministry of Children and Youth Services has worked to create programming, policies and a service system that provides opportunities for children/youth, giving them a solid start to life and increasing their chances of success.
Redeemer Bible Church
Redeemer Bible Church is a Christian ministry focused on leading people to passionately follow Jesus.
Nature Conservancy of Canada
Since its founding in 1962, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) has worked hard to protect more than 2.6 million acres of ecologically valuable land across Canada, with the intention of maintaining the natural diversity of our nation for the benefit of generations now and in the future. The NCC secures property through purchase or donation, maintaining it long term.
Niagara Christian Business Directory
This is a Niagara based company that publishes a free online Christian business directory that provides Niagara Region Christian business people with free listings, and gives local consumers specific reasons to do business with those companies.
We Are Proud Members Of:
- Law Society of Upper Canada
- Ontario Trial Lawyers Association
- Christian Legal Fellowship
- Christian Legal Society
- Niagara Falls Bar Association
- Welland County Law Association