Purpose Beyond Profit

One Small Act, One Huge Impact

2018 has been quite a year for TPG! From a significant amount of internal growth, to attending and speaking at conferences, developing new corporate partnerships, and staying busy with client projects, it is easy to lose sight of how truly fortunate we are in many ways.   We are so lucky to have successful careers…

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Holiday Goodwill: American Cancer Society

I chose to use my initiative to pay it forward to support the American Cancer Society, an organization that has been near to me since my grade school days. American Cancer Society allocates its funds between patient support, research, prevention, and detection and treatment. Cancer affects the lives of most individuals in some form whether it…

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Holiday Goodwill: The Gift of Family

The holidays aren’t all about the materialistic gifts or how much you get; the holiday season is all about the gift of family.   My family is the definition of a loving family. The holiday events are always extravagant, with my parents’ families driving from all over Ohio to meet at our home. Grandparents, uncles,…

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Holiday Goodwill: CharityWater.org

Some years ago, I heard a speaker at a conference who was the founder of a charitable organization that I had not heard of called CharityWater. What impressed me, was that the founder, Scott Harrison, had made a bold choice from the beginning to keep a separate bank account for overhead expenses (staffing, office rent,…

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Holiday Goodwill: Sleeping Children Around the World

“Integrity is doing the right thing even when nobody is watching” For the donation for purpose beyond profit, David Poirier decided to “Pay it Forward” and buy 3 bedkits for Sleeping Children Around The World. Each $35 donation provides a bedkit that consists of a mat or mattress, pillow, sheet, blanket, mosquito net, clothes outfit, towel…

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Holiday Goodwill: Sharing the Wealth

Although donating my $100 to a familiar organization would have been an easy choice, I chose to give back to my community that does so much for me and my family.  I gave this challenge some serious thought only to have the answer given to me by my 7 year old!   She had overheard…

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Holiday Goodwill: Food4Kids

TPG employee Maggie decided to donate $100 to Halton Food4Kids to “pay it forward” as part of TPG’s Holiday Goodwill imitative. This initiative, founded in Hamilton in 2011 and extended to Halton in 2013, works to provide healthy food to elementary school students from at-risk, low-income or disadvantaged homes with limited or no food during…

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Holiday Goodwill: The Fight Against Leprosy

Pakistan has battled with many healthcare and poverty issues over its short time as a nation. Yet somehow, was one of the first countries within Asia to have been able to control leprosy. This is all thanks to effort of Dr. Ruth Pfau, a German-Catholic nun and doctor who established the Mary Adelaide Leprosy Centre…