OUR COMMITMENT TO COMMUNITY
and Corporate Social Responsibility
Making a difference in the community in which we live, work and play is an important objective for our team at Goodfellow & Schuettlaw.
We strongly believe in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). We strongly support volunteerism and philanthropy can have a significant impact on our community, and we must play a role.
At Goodfellow & Schuettlaw, employees are encouraged to take advantage of opportunities to participate in volunteerism and help their community.
Our team is proud of our commitment to the community.
Kiwanis is an international service club of volunteers founded in 1915 and dedicated to improving the world, one child and one community at a time.
The Bob Schuett Memorial Foundation was founded in 2023, five years after the death of one of the two founders of our law firm. His son, Robert M. Schuett, shared his father's love of lifelong learning, connection to construction and so much more in the announcement blog post the firm shared in August of 2023.
With an inaugural donation to the foundation of $25,000, Goodfellow & Schuettlaw is committed to supporting students of all ages in their pursuit of a construction-related education. To learn more, please read the letter written by his son in our news section.
The Brenda Strafford Foundation's core business is seniors care. As a charitable organization established in 1975, The Brenda Strafford Foundation is an innovative force, providing high quality person-centred care and services to optimize well-being and enrich people’s lives. The Foundation leads or supports a variety of projects that drive innovation in seniors health and wellness.
The Foundation also supports local charitable initiatives to serve women and children who are fleeing domestic violence, families at risk of homelessness, and persons in need of health services abroad with clinics in Haiti, Jamaica and Dominica.
Give A Mile brings families together in trying times. This group of dedicated volunteers believe strongly in the power of visits from loved ones for people in palliative or critical condition. By taking in donations through various flight reward plans and financial contributions, the charity enables people to visit a palliative ill person or people with a life threatening illness through crowdfunding of flights.
Camp Cadicasu is a year-round overnight camp in Kananaskis Country and has been a haven for children for over eight decades. The purpose of the camp is to instill the children and youth of Southern Alberta with confidence, inspire purpose-driven lives, and empower journeys of personal development through nature and environmental stewardship.
Motivate Canada is a national organization focused on building programs and services to inspire Youth-Driven-Development (YDD).
YDD is an approach that has been developed through programs which are all linked to the 6 C’s of developing the youth of our communities across Canada.
Pro Bono Law Alberta (PBLA) is a non-profit charitable organization that promotes access to justice in Alberta by creating and promoting opportunities for lawyers to provide pro bono legal services to persons of limited means.
PBLA is a registered charity whose projects and activities are partly supported by charitable donations from individuals and corporations. Goodfellow & Schuettlaw is a proud law firm partner with PBLA's Civil Claims Duty Counsel and King's Bench Court Assistance programs.