Our Environmental Impact
We believe that the success of our organization is not just measured by the services we provide, but also by the impact we have on our planet. Decreasing our collective footprint on the environment is a vital part of our work. This is why we strive to partner with organizations and ethical groups that share our goal of promoting a circular economy in every initiative that we do.
In 2022, we diverted 4.9 million pounds of items from Calgary landfills and this is all thanks to you!
1.9 million lbs.
clothing and other soft goods
household goods and artworks
electronics and other electrical tools
furniture and big household items
WINS aligns with the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by the United Nations, but the six we strive to impact in Calgary are:
The United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) consist of 17 interconnected goals to promote equality, reduce poverty, and protect the environment. At WINS, we are committed to advancing sustainable development by recognizing our role in making a positive impact on society and the environment. We aim to minimize our environmental footprint and align our work with the SDGs while continuing to address the needs of our community.