Spruceland Millworks benefits from generosity

Family focus, helping out less fortunate and fully paid vacations all part of the job
By Lesley Young
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 11/16/2007

The generosity of spirit within Spruceland Millworks is surprising, even for a company named one of

Canada’s Top 100 Employers

for 2008. Case in point: Through voluntary regular payroll deductions, the 130 employees at the softwood lumber remanufacturer in Acheson, Alta. (about 25 kilometres west of Edmonton) raised $186,000 for charity in 2006.