In the Community

Photo above: Members of the Elinesky Schuett Private Wealth Management team participated in the 2020 Tour de Guelph Community Ride on July 21, raising funds for The Foundation of Guelph General Hospital and various other community organizations. Coming together, while remaining socially distant, and supporting our community was the theme for the day.

Front row, left to right:  Cathy Cutler, Jay Elinesky, Rebecca Dal Bello, Jennifer Tennant
Back row, left to right: Tom Schuett, Jennifer Goody-Brown, Karie Huisman, Debbie Odorico, Courtney Greggain


We are committed to making a positive impact in our community by supporting charities and organizations that are meaningful to our clients, partners, and associates. Through contributions and volunteer hours, we are investing in the future of our community.

International Women's Day
 

Each year, we host a panel event and luncheon to celebrate International Women's Day.  At our 2020 event, we  had the honour of presenting Susan Brown with a $3,500 donation from the RBC Foundation to the Canadian Federation of University Women Guelph. Read more here.

Wheels of Hope Golf Classic
Canadian Cancer Society

We are pleased to support the Wheels of Hope Golf Tournament as a Daffodil Sponsor.  Karie Huisman, Associate Investment Advisor, is also a dedicated volunteer with the Wheels of Hope Golf Classic, donating her time as the Fundraising Chair. For more information about the event, please visit wheelsofhopegolfclassic.ca 

Children's Foundation of Guelph and Wellington

In 2019, we partnered with the Children's Foundation of Guelph and Wellington for three years as their presenting sponsor for the Around the World Gala. All funds raised at the Around the World Gala go to support the Foundations four core programs: Adopt-A-Family, Food & Friends, Free to Grow and Scholarships. For more information about the Children's Foundation of Guelph and Wellington, please visit their website at www.childrensfoundation.org.

Foundation of Guelph General Hospital

In 2020, we committed $100,000 over five-years to support The Foundation of Guelph General Hospital. Jay Elinesky is also a member of the Foundation's Board of Directors. Through extraordinary community events, like Tour de Guelph and Black Tie Bingo, and their ongoing fundraising efforts, The Foundation of Guelph General Hospital provides much needed funds for our local hospital. Visit gghfoundation.ca for more information. 

Fergus Hospital Foundation

 

In 2019, we committed  $25,000 over five-years to support the Groves Memorial Community Hospital Foundation. This new community hospital will provide much needed health care services to the residents of Centre-Wellington. Visit grovesfoundation.com for more information. 

Community of Hearts Lifelong Learning Centre

For many years we have had the honour of being the presenting sponsor for the Community of Hearts Lifelong Learning Centre's annual golf tournament. In 2020, we will continue to be the presenting sponsor for their gala event, rescheduled from the spring of 2020 to the fall. To learn more about the services provided by the Community of Hearts, and details about their annual events, please visit communityofhearts.ca

University of Guelph Athletic Association

 

Starting in 2017, and continuing for 10-years, we have committed a total of $100,000 to support the University of Guelph Gryphons Athletic Capital Campaign. For more information, visit the gryphons.ca website.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Guelph

Jay Elinesky has dedicated his time to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Guelph as a Big Brother to a young boy in the community for the past number of years. Visit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Guelph for more information.

Mask Off - United Way Guelph and Wellington

We are proud to have been the presenting sponsor for the annual Mask Off gala in support of the United Way Guelph Wellington Dufferin for the past two years. In 2020, the event  raised $51,422 for mental health agencies in Wellington County. Visit their Facebook page for more information, facebook.com/maskoffguelph.

We are also proud to support: 

  • ALS Society of Canada
  • Cancer Assistance Services - Halton Hills
  • Cheryl’s Hope  
  • Colon Cancer Canada
  • Cystic Fibrosis Canada
  • Grand River Hospital Foundation
  • Gryphon Novice Hockey
  • Guelph Community Foundation
  • Headwaters Foundation
  • Heart and Stroke Foundation
  • Old Orchard Farms
  • Paul Murr Golf Tournament
  • Pollination Guelph
  • S.H.A.R.E. Agricultural Society
  • Sunrise Therapeutic Riding Centre