Our community investment program encompasses strong relationships with the communities in which we operate in Canada, Australia, United States and Central Asia. Our program is built on the fundamental belief that supportive communities are a key measure of the company's long-term success. Each year the company targets one percent of after-tax net earnings for community initiatives and projects.
Cameco Hockey Day in Saskatchewan is a four-year partnership between Cameco and the Saskatchewan Hockey Association. The 2018 festival will be held in Balcarres, January 19-21, 2018.
Thanks to Rider Nation, the annual Cameco Touchdown for Dreams pink game was a success with another $25,000 donated to the Saskatchewan Cancer Agency.
Dr. Alexandra King is about to start a much-anticipated journey to improve healthcare in Saskatchewan as the first-ever Cameco Chair in Indigenous Health.
“We’re thrilled to support this once-in-a-generation project that will benefit so many,” said Tim Gitzel, Cameco president and CEO.
Cameco's people provide important leadership to community organizations and campaigns. Since beginning in 2004, our Employee Giving campaigns have provided more than $11.3 million back into our local communities.
In 2017, the Cameco-wide Employee Giving campaign resulted in $320,600 benefit to a variety of charities in our local communities.