February 19, 2018
BigSteelBox proud to partner with True North Aid, a Canadian charity dedicated to providing practical humanitarian support to northern indigenous communities in Canada.
September 20, 2017
The summer of 2017 saw parts of BC devastated by the worst wildfire season on record. We would like to acknowledge and thank the groups that organized events to collect donations of critically needed items.
May 4, 2016
Habitat for Humanity Okanagan - North will soon begin building a triplex home in Vernon, which will be home to three deserving families by the end of the year.
BigSteelBox is proud to support this home building project by donating two BigSteelBoxes to keep building supplies, equipment and materials safe on the construction site.
November 6, 2015
We’re happy to report that Eden Food for Change in Mississauga, ON, has enjoyed a very successful season thanks to the generous support of the community.
BigSteelBox was happy to provide the organization with a storage container for their Farmers’ Market held weekly at the Lisgar GO Train Station near Mississauga, where they provided the community access to local growers and food producers.
September 17, 2015
Bicycles for Humanity is an organization based in Calgary, AB, that recycles unwanted bikes and gives them a second life doing good. BigSteelBox is happy to provide 40’ shipping containers to Bicycles for Humanity each year at a discounted rate to store their supplies. These containers are filled with bikes and shipped to the countries that need them.
July 20, 2015
We’re proud to announce a new sponsorship for our London and Kitchener, ON BigSteelBox Stores! If you’ve passed by the Lisgar GO Train Station near Mississauga recently, you may have noticed a BigSteelBox in the parking lot. This storage container was donated to Eden Food for Change to store food donations and items needed weekly for their new Farmers’ Market.
May 28, 2015
After our two-day food drive at the Kelowna Walmart last weekend, we are so excited to announce that with the generous support of the many Kelowna residents we met that weekend, we were able to collect over 3,000lbs of food and over $800 for the Kelowna Community Food Bank!
November 6, 2013
BigSteelBox is proud to support many organizations that use our containers to collect donations for some very worthy causes across Canada each year. A Penticton organization call The One Person Project is a group that is preparing to send their fourth 40-foot shipping container - full of much needed supplies - to Kahama, Tanzania.
May 3, 2013
The "Shoes for Nicaragua" drive in that was held in Kamloops, BC, for the month of April was a huge success! With the help of 10 schools from School District 73 and countless people who made donations, our BigSteelBox was filled with more than 11,000 pairs of shoes that will be going to those who really need them in Nicaragua.
November 11, 2012
Operation Christmas Child is a charitable organization that sends shoeboxes packed with simple gifts to children living in situations of war, poverty, disease and natural disaster. Over the last 20 years Canada and the USA have contributed 94 million shoeboxes to children in 130 countries. This year the goal was to pack the 100 millionth box.