Crescent School Outreach Program
Merit supports the outreach program at Crescent School which aims to provide each student with an opportunity to understand the world in which they live through active participating in local, national, and international experiences. Students become aware of their role in society, and become sensitive to the needs of others, creating an enhanced global community.
United Way Campaign
Through our valued corporate clients, Merit supports the United Way Campaign, a program which strives to improve lives and build communities across Canada by engaging individuals and mobilizing collective action.
University of New Brunswick Development
Merit supports the University of New Brunswick (UNB) as the lead sponsor of the Activator Award. The Activator© Program offers a select group of people with a promising idea the opportunity to have student teams carry out initial and essential work in moving an idea towards commercialization.
Shaw Boxing Festival
Merit is proud to be a lead sponsor for the Shaw Boxing Festival, one of Canada’s most innovative fundraising initiatives, having raised over $2.5 million. These funds directly support the Shaw Festival, an annual world-class event, providing art and entertainment to thousands of theater-goers.
School in a Box™ Program
Through a partnership with Green Solutions North America, Merit has made significant contributions of surplus office materials to fulfill the needs of thousands of school children throughout the Lake Victoria area of Kenya. Merit is proud to donate any supplies that will help children around the world improve the quality of their education.
Amadeus Orphanage in Haiti
Merit is pleased to be a platinum sponsor in support of Amadeus Americas (Merit’s technology partner) and The Great Commission Alliance, who together are building an orphanage in Mirebalais, Haiti. The orphanage will house, shelter, and educate up to 100 children. This is part of a larger project to bring sustainable recovery and growth to the area; Merit is proud to be a part of this important effort.