WE is humbled and proud to be recognized as the recipient of a number of awards and honors, recognizing our world-class development model and social enterprise, and the accomplishments of our team.

Interbrand 150 Iconic Canadian Brands

Interbrand Iconic Canadian Brands 2017

WE was named as one of Interbrand’s top 150 brands that make us authentically Canadian.

Good Housekeeping Humanitarian Seal

Good Housekeeping Humanitarian Seal 2017

WE Charity is the first-ever receipient of the Good Housekeeping Humanitarian Seal. The Good Housekeeping Seal has served as a symbol of trust and reliability, and this new emblem was developed to give consumers that same confidence when choosing to support a charitable organization.

MoneySense

MoneySense 2017 “The Charity 100” 2017

WE Charity was awarded an A rating in MoneySense’s Charity 100 2017. This rating is based on an average of how the organization performed in four key areas: program spending efficiency, fundraising costs, governance and reserve fund size.

Canada's MOST ADMIRED Presented by Waterstone

Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures 2016

Founded by Waterstone Human Capital, this national program annually recognizes best-in-class Canadian organizations for having cultures that enhance performance and sustain a competitive advantage.

Canada's MOST ADMIRED Presented by Waterstone

Canada’s Most Admired CEO 2015

Founded by Waterstone Human Capital and MacKay CEO Forums, this award honors the country’s most admired CEO’s, who recognize culture isn’t just connected to performance; it drives performance.

Certified B Corporation

B Corp Certification 2015

ME to WE is a certified B Corp. B Corps are for-profit companies certified by the nonprofit B Lab to meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency.

Canada's MOST ADMIRED Presented by Waterstone

Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures 2013

Founded by Waterstone Human Capital, this national program annually recognizes best-in-class Canadian organizations for having cultures that enhance performance and sustain a competitive advantage.

Notable – Canada’s Top 5 Charities Run by Young Professionals

Notable – Canada’s Top 5 Charities Run by Young Professionals 2013

WE was named as one of NotableLife.com’s top 5 charities run by Young Professionals for its work with young people around the globe, for being a workplace that is mostly run by young professionals and for being a charity of choice among many educators and students.

Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2013

Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2013

WE was recognized as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for being one of the nation’s best workplaces and programs for young people just starting their careers. The employers on this list are Canada’s leaders in attracting and retaining younger employees to their organizations.

Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2012

Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2012

WE was recognized as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for being one of the nation’s best workplaces and programs for young people just starting their careers. The employers on this list are Canada’s leaders in attracting and retaining younger employees to their organizations.

Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2011

Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2011

WE was recognized as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for being one of the nation’s best workplaces and programs for young people just starting their careers. The employers on this list are Canada’s leaders in attracting and retaining younger employees to their organizations.

Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year, 2008

Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year, 2008

ME to WE was recognized as Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year for its financial performance, innovation, vision, personal integrity and influence, leadership and entrepreneurial spirit.

World Economic Form, 2008

World Economic Form, 2008

In 2008, WE co-founders Marc and Craig Kielburger were presented with the Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award in Canada through EY and the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship, a sister organization of the World Economic Forum. The World Economic Forum selected Marc as a Young Global Leader in 2007, and inducted Craig as a Global Leader of Tomorrow in 1998.

Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship, 2007

Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship, 2007

ME to WE was recognized by The Skoll Foundation for its socially conscious innovations that have already had significant, proven impact on some of the world’s most pressing problems, and invests directly in the promise of even greater impact at scale.

Roosevelt Freedom Medal, 1998

Roosevelt Freedom Medal, 1998

A team member at WE was presented this award which is given each year to men and women whose achievements have demonstrated a commitment to the principles President Franklin D. Roosevelt proclaimed as essential to democracy in his historic speech to Congress on January 6, 1941: freedom of speech and expression, freedom of worship, freedom from want, freedom from fear.

State of the World Forum Award, 1997

State of the World Forum Award, 1997

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