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Vigilant Global partners with Lufa Farms

by Adelaide Z  |  November 15, 2013

Vigilant Global announced this week its partnership with Montreal-based Lufa Farms – builders of the first commercial rooftop greenhouse with the vision of changing the way the world eats. Every Tuesday, Lufa Farms will deliver Vigilant-subsidized grocery baskets of rooftop-grown organic... read more

Vigilant Global sponsors TedX Montreal 2013

by Adelaide Z  |  August 26, 2013

Do you know TED? More specifically, do you know TED Talks? Ted talks is a nonprofit organization devoted ‘Ideas Worth Spreading’. TED Talks bring together some of the world’s most mesmerizing thinkers and present a topic for no longer than 18 minutes. The conferences typically happen on the West... read more

Vigilant Global joins GOAL Lion's Cup soccer tourney

by Adelaide Z  |  August 14, 2013

This Sunday, August 18, Vigilant Global employees will take to the soccer pitch at the Lachine soccer-plex in support of Goal Lion’s Cup Soccer Tournament organized by the Pub Burgundy Lion – one of Montreal’s favourite watering holes. Each year, soccer aficionados and local Montreal celebs... read more

Conquering the Road to Quebec with the Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer

by Adelaide Z  |  July 18, 2013 Conquering the Road to Quebec with the Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer

The weekend of July 6th, Vigi 4 Cure took to the Quebec countryside to make its way from Repentigny to Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, a small town just outside of Quebec City, all in the span of two days. The weather on their side, the 15 riders from our Vigilant Global team beat the sunny... read more

Fundraising for the Ride to Conquer Cancer

by Adelaide Z  |  July 4, 2013

The Ride to Conquer Cancer is nearly upon us, and Vigilant’s Vigi 4 Cure team now boasts 15 members, who are ready to cross the starting line in the early hours of this coming Saturday. After weeks of preparation and fundraising, these 15 members successfully made it to their individual 2,500$... read more

Encouraging Students and Creative Educational Programs

by Adelaide Z  |  June 14, 2013 Encouraging Students and Creative Educational Programs

Vigilant has always been outspoken about the cause that is closest to its heart; youth education. In Montreal youth education comes in several forms, many of which are underfunded. With FIRST robotics, Vigilant worked with high school students in a lower income area of Montreal at a school with a... read more

Preparation Begins for the Ride to Conquer Cancer 2013

by Adelaide Z  |  May 10, 2013

With summer fast approaching, the employees of Vigilant Global find themselves in the preparation stages of one of the biggest athletic fundraising activities in the Montreal area: the Ride to Conquer Cancer. An annual event, the Ride profits the Segal Centre for Cancer at the Jewish General... read more

FIRST Robotics: Round 2 and Season's End

by Adelaide Z  |  April 8, 2013 FIRST Robotics: Round 2 and Season's End

After 6 simultaneously stressful and fantastic weeks of robot building, the students at LaSalle Community Comprehensive High School, their Vigilant Global mentors and their pet robot Sonic Howl made off for their first competition in Oshawa (Ontario) for the weekend of March 9th. Despite several... read more

Top awards: a good start to the year

by Adelaide Z  |  March 15, 2013

We are very proud of the way things have been going for Vigilant since the beginning of 2013. We have made our way to several Top Employer lists, including Top 20 Employers of Montreal, Top 50 Small and Medium Business Employers and today, Top Employers of Quebec. These awards are the best... read more