Canyon Creek

Water for Wells

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Since 2014, Water for Wells has been our way of giving back and doing our part. It’s a simple program that allows Canyon Creek and our guests to help provide clean drinking water to those in need.

Every time you purchase a bottle of our in-house filtered still or sparkling water, the net proceeds of that purchase are donated to Wells of Hope, our partner charity. These proceeds have raised $132,000 in charitable funds in the past two years alone.

We at Canyon Creek have personally funded two trips for our very own team members to visit the rural region of Jalapa, Guatemala. In addition to building wells, we also helped the community in a number of ways:

  • Carried over 5000 mud bricks to build three homes
  • Built two classrooms and painted two schools
  • Served food to dozens of families living in poverty
  • Gave clothing, backpacks, school supplies, glasses, sewing supplies, toys, sports equipment, books, landscaping tools, and more

To see our experience and the positive work we have done in the region, please watch the video series below. We look forward to lending some hands and hearts every year with a new group from Canyon Creek.

It is a life changing experience for not only the people of Jalapa, but our team members as well. The trip strengthens their desire for change and to provide hope in the developing world. In turn, their desire for change inspires their friends, families, and colleagues to make a difference.

Our partner, Wells of Hope, remains committed to helping those in need attain the life-giving necessity of clean water, as well as education, health care, and community support in Guatemala. To learn more about the amazing work being done and how you can get involved, please visit

To see the most recent Canyon team’s efforts in providing assistance and support to the people of Jalapa, explore the photo album below.

To see the full album, click on the photo above.

Team members who made the trek
to make a difference

Heather Allison, Canyon Creek Burlington

Kevin Blundell, Canyon Creek Niagara

Cassandra Brunton, Reds Adelaide

Megan Choinniere, Canyon Creek Square One

Kathryn Demarco, Canyon Creek Sherway

Victoria Douglas, Support Centre

Claudia Jasek, Canyon Creek Square One

Dorian King, Executive Chef Canyon Creek & Signature

Christa MacDonald, Canyon Creek Burlington

Shawna Menton, Canyon Creek Airport

Kara Ogilvie, Loose Moose

Kristin Parker, Canyon Creek Burlington

Gary Rau, Support Centre

Will Santoya, Canyon Creek Airport

Stephen Seymour, Support Centre

Kim van Nieuwkoop, Support Centre

Tarna Wood, Canyon Creek Scarborough

Tony Zidar, VP Canyon Creek & Signature

Samantha Baxter-Flanagan, Jack Astor’s Hunt Club, Ottawa

Maggie Bezan, Support Centre

Tim Carlson, Jack Astor’s Newmarket

Ryan Cunningham, Jack Astor’s Barrie

Peter Fowler, CEO

Ben Grosse, Jack Astor’s Hunt Club, Ottawa

Jordan Heslop, Jack Astor’s Whitby

James Jesty, VP Jack Astor’s

Kiki Kekewich, Jack Astor’s Barrie

Sarah King, Jack Astor’s Whitby

Nick Leibfried, Jack Astor’s St. Catharines

Deb Logar, Support Centre

Juliane Mepham, Jack Astor’s Burlington

Kat O’Grady, Jack Astor’s St Catharines

Grace Oliveira, Jack Astor’s Newmarket

Joshua Spence, Jack Astor’s Burlington

Joseph Stephen, Support Centre

Kim van Nieuwkoop, Support Centre

Sherry Bailey, Support Centre

Kevin Blundell, Canyon Creek Niagara

Peter Fowler, CEO

Rebecca Held, Reds Midtown

Michael Hunter, Chef Reds Adelaide

Kyle King, Canyon Creek Scarborough

Damien Lacroix, Canyon Creek Square One

Mia Manito, Canyon Creek Scarborough

Kara Ogilvie, Loose Moose

Piotr Rak, Canyon Creek Sherway

Sheena Ryan, Canyon Creek Airport

Ram Sivasubramaniam, Canyon Creek Burlington

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