As a company, we have built our reputation on providing quality insurance products, and by being a proud community supporter. Being locally owned and operated, we ensure that every dollar spent at Porter and McMillan is reinvested back in the community. Porter and McMillan: In the community, for the community.
Big Bike Ride for the Heart & Stroke Foundation
The Heart and Stroke Foundation’s Big Bike has begun its northern tour with a stop in Prince George today.
With one bike, 30 seats, 20 minutes and 2kms, the team at Porter & McMillan jumped on the Big Bike and the opportunity to participate. We raised $1000 to support heart disease and stroke research. Way to go team!
Prince George Alpine Ski Racers
Porter and McMillan has been involved with the Prince George Alpine Ski Club for a number of years, both from the company side and as active members of the team.
Porter and McMillan staff are very proud to have contributed 15 blood donations as a Blood Donor Partner during the last year Canadian Blood Services was open.
Festival of Trees Fashion Show
Festival of Trees kicked off 2014 with style! As the Entertainment Sponsor, Porter and McMillan was pleased to be able to contribute to the enjoyment of the sold out crowd.
For many years Porter and McMillan has been a proud sponsor of the Kelly Cup! Not only has the company been a part of the legacy of the tournament, but Mel McMillan has won the Cup 4 times over the years!
Porter and McMillan has been a proud Silver Sponsor for the Prince George Iceman for many years. The company has provided funding for the counting clickers and most recently, skate bags. We've also been represented on an Iceman Team by one of our Account Executives, Lee Hill!
Prince George Youth Soccer Association
Youth sports are very important to Porter and McMillan, and we've put our efforts into supporting the PGYSA with a 3 year commitment to sponsor the fields.
Mardi Gras Snow Daze Curling Funspiel
What could be more fun than a Curling Funspiel. In 2014 Porter and McMillan became the official sponsor of the event. So much fun was had by all!
Porter and McMillan has proudly sponsored Team Withey for two years. The juvenile girls curling team has been rocking up a storm and placed 2nd in their Provincial event in March of this year!
Variety Children's Charity Radiothon
The Children's Charity Radiothon is very dear to the staff of Porter and McMillan. Every year, we make a donation to sponsor 'matching funds', doubling all pledges that come in over the hour. The staff also makes sure to take some time during their day to volunteer on the phone banks!
Lee Hill presents a $100 bill to the Variety Children's Charity on behalf of Wendy Hinton in memory of her daughter, Kallie.
Annually, thousands of animal-lovers in more than 30 communities across B.C. raise funds and walk to fight animal cruelty in the Scotiabank & BC SPCA Paws for a Cause. Some of our team participated in the Prince George segment of the fundraiser! See below:
Left to right is Crystal Lindenaar and ‘Neeko’, Jacqueline Parnell and ‘Duke’, Melissa Iverson and ‘Teddy’, Lauren Iverson and ‘Arya’, and Colleen Cameron and ‘Oreo’.
Other Community Initiatives
Ladies Curling Bonspiel, Prince George Community Foundation FARR/WIC Golf Tournament, Cedar's Christian School Dry Grad, Ducks Unlimited