Sollio Cooperative Group is associated with organizations, events or initiatives that contribute to reaching its target audience, i.e. the general public, mainly Quebecers.
DONATIONS AND SPONSORSHIPS POLICY
Sollio Cooperative Group provides a framework for its interventions in donations and sponsorships by means of a policy aimed at establishing broad guidelines, distinguishing between what may or may not be considered a request for sponsorship, identifying Sollio Cooperative Group’s investment priorities, and establishing a process and the criteria for selecting sponsorships.
Our investment priorities form the basis of our donation and sponsorship program. They provide a framework for our contributions and allow us to support organizations, causes and events with which we share common goals.
Agriculture and Agri-Food
Sollio Cooperative Group’s primary mission is to feed the world. To this end, the cooperative helps drive agricultural development in sectors that have the greatest chances of succeeding, or better yet, of flourishing. It strives to promote a positive and dynamic view of rural agriculture. Sollio Cooperative Group prioritizes organizations, events and causes in vibrant, robust and/or promising agricultural and agri-food sectors.
Sollio Cooperative Group wants to shine a spotlight on its uniqueness as a cooperative and encourage the success and development of the cooperative model through similar initiatives centred on its core values of honesty, equity, responsibility and solidarity.
Sollio Cooperative Group wishes to reach the public through initiatives with a social or community impact by prioritizing proposals that reflect the cooperative’s values and touch on issues related to our industry and/or in relation to our investment priorities
Sollio Cooperative Group is working to ensure continuity for the next generation to secure a sustainable future. For this reason, the cooperative wishes to associate its brand image with organizations, events and causes that affect the next generation in the investment priorities and that raise awareness of nutritional education among the youth, from farm to table.
Corporate Responsibility (Sustainable Development and the Environment)
Sollio Cooperative Group promotes responsible causes, organizations and events that demonstrate outstanding ethics and environmental philosophy. The cooperative therefore prioritizes initiatives that have a positive impact on the environment and promote sustainable development, local consumption and healthy lifestyles.
Economic Development and Networking
Sollio Cooperative Group prioritizes events and initiatives that can help it achieve its objectives, build strong business relationships and support economic development and growth in its industry.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What are the steps to process my sponsorship or donation request?
All requests must be submitted via the sponsorship application form. The request is then processed and analyzed according to a rigorous process.
How far in advance of my event should I submit my application?
Applications must be received at least 90 days prior to the event.
How long should I allow for my application to be processed?
You should allow 8 weeks for a response.
What are the exclusions related to donation and sponsorship requests?
Sponsorships with the following characteristics will be considered as not meeting the minimum criteria determined by Sollio Cooperative Group and will therefore be automatically refused:
Any request related to a political party or candidate, a pressure group or interest group, a religious group, a social club;
Any organization or event that goes against the mission and values of Sollio Cooperative Group or that is in conflict of interest.
Any request related to sports, culture or any other field not related to the investment priorities targeted by Sollio Cooperative Group