Industry News

JDB shares relevant industry news and updates with clients on an ‘as needed’ basis. These may take the form of regulatory changes, industry trends and best practices.

COVID-19 Employment Standards Act Amendment

May 7th, 2021|

Employment Standards Act Amendment On April 29, 2021, the Ontario government passed Bill 284, COVID-19 Putting Workers First Act, 2021amending the Employment Standards Act, 2000 (the “ESA”) to require employers to provide employees with up [...]

JDB Group Community News

Supporting the communities we live in is an intrinsic value of The JDB Group and it takes very little encouragement to get our internal teams onboard. Past recipients of JDB Group support include C.O.P.E Service Dogs, the United Way, Big Brothers Big Sisters and the Canadian Cancer Society.

Quarterly “Employee’s Choice” donation

Each quarter a team member is randomly selected to pick a personal charity that they would like to support. 2020 has seen to-date:

Gisèle Burns thanks Diabetes Canada

March 31st, 2021|

I chose the diabetes association as my son was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at the age 9. Because of funding he was able to attend Camp Huronda which allowed him to see that he [...]

Charmaine Gazdic-Querney supports Community Living

January 27th, 2021|

Why Community Living West Nipissing was my chosen charity They provide service, support, and advocate for members of their community that have many challenges including developmental disabilities. They ensure their clients are treated with [...]

Judy Asunmaa selects Our Children, Our Future

October 27th, 2020|

I chose to donate to Our Children, Our Future’s Infant Food Cupboard program. This program provides emergency assistance to families with infants under the age of 30 months who need infant formula, milk or [...]

Stephanie Sabado donates to CMHA

July 6th, 2020|

Stephanie worked with CMHA on a temporary basis in 2018. While there she was disappointed to learn that the lack of resources were causing CMHA to cut back on marketing communications to help people [...]