Danby’s Fair Employment Practices
Danby believes that diversity is key to our success. By embracing people with a wide range of unique experiences, backgrounds and abilities, we open the door to innovation and cultivate positive change within our company. It’s about tapping all available talent pools when recruiting employees and removing any barriers to success. The policy is simple; we hire, train, develop, promote and compensate everyone on the basis of ability, potential and performance.
Danby’s Philosophy on Training
Danby strives to provide educational and developmental opportunities to all of our employees which cultivates critical skills and knowledge to support Danby’s business priorities. We also recognize the importance of professional designations and encourage our employees to maintain and keep such designations current by reimbursing these fees through our training and education program.
Danby’s Community Commitment
Danby believes in giving back to the neighbourhoods in which we live and work. As an organization we strive to support many community initiatives and charities every year. We’re proud of our involvement and look forward to continuing our investment in the our communities.
Some of the organizations we support are:
- Sports Teams
- Cancer Society
- Children’s Wish Foundation
- Food Banks / City Mission
- Big Brother Big Sister
- Kiwanis / Optimist Clubs
- Salvation Army
- Local Hospitals
- Police Services
Sustainability at Danby
Danby strives to help reduce the amount of waste heading to landfills each and every day. At Danby we have a number of programs in place to limit product waste and increase energy efficiency to reduce the effects on the environment. Most of Danby’s products are Energy Star® compliant, all dyes are vegetable based to reduce toxicity levels and product packaging is made from recycled cardboard. Damaged or returned product is thoroughly sorted upon return and is recycled to avoid waste going to the landfills. Danby has also implemented a recycling program within the office to reduce, reuse and recycle.
The Great Refrigerator Round Up – Canada
This is a free service in Ontario for all residents who have a fridge or freezer that is 15 years or older. Funded by the Ontario Power Authority, they will take it out of your home and recycle it in an environmentally-friendly way for FREE! Check out their website for eligibility and to book an appointment. https://www.saveonenergy.ca/Consumer.aspx