As one of Canada’s leading and most trusted retailers, Shoppers Drug Mart/Pharmaprix is committed to providing more ways to
care for Canadians through Corporate Social Responsibility.
We believe that our organization must reflect the diverse
communities we serve. Shoppers Drug Mart is committed to
equality, health and safety, and the overall wellbeing of our
employees, and the patients and customers who place their trust
in us each day.
Through corporate philanthropic and community investment
programs we provide funding for national and community-based
health-related organizations focused on improving the quality
of life for all Canadians.
Our current focus is programs targeted towards women’s
health – mind, body and spirit. Our new commitment to women’s
health is founded in the belief that when Canadian women
are healthy and well, Canada is also healthy and well.
Collectively we have contributed more than $36,161,573
Tree of Life / Arbre de vie founded in 2002 is an enduring program within the Shoppers Drug Mart/Pharmaprix family - together we’ve raised in excess of $17 million for approximately 400 local women’s health organizations annually which are chosen by the Associate-owner of each store.
FacingCancer.ca website, of which Shoppers Drug
Mart/ Pharmaprix is the title sponsor, is Canada’s first major online
community where women living with cancer can share, learn, confide and
WomensHealthMatters.ca partners Shoppers Drug
Mart/ Pharmaprix with Canada’s renowned Women’s College Hospital, and
highlights several initiatives that will improve information access to
women. This includes the premier sponsor of this popular website, as
well as the development of a website focusing on women’s mental health,
all designed to increase the resources available to women to assist in
achieving optimal health.
Shoppers Drug Mart Weekend to End Women’s Cancers is
a five-city, 60km event raising funds locally to support women’s cancer
research and programming, locally, engaging thousands of walkers as
well as our own corporate team.
Shoppers Drug Mart Weekend to End Women’s Cancers is a three-city, 60km event raising funds locally to support women’s cancer research and programming, locally, engaging thousands
of walkers as well as our own corporate team of over 1000 individuals, of whom we are very proud.
Motherisk, proudly sponsored by Shoppers Drug
Mart/ Pharmaprix, provides women and caregivers nationwide bilingual
access to a world-renowned program based at the Hospital for Sick
Children. Motherisk provides fact-based expertise on the effects of
medications, chronic disease, medical treatments, and other factors
impacting pregnancy and newborns.