Academic Support
Food Security


During the year, PAC donated a total of $18,500 by way of academic awards and charitable donations on behalf of its members.

• The PAC Pacific Region in partnership with the Pacific Northwest Society for Coatings Technology (PNWSCT), raised $1600 in funds for the BC Children's hospital at this year's golf tournament.

• Walmart Canada sponsored this year's Student Design Competition, which took place at the Just One Package Conference in May. Students from 5 different schools competed to design an alternative solution to large plastic bags for oversized items in retail. Winners and finalists received monetary awards.

• The Quebec Leadership Council (formally QC) donated to College Ahunistic, students awards in the amount of $300

• The Central Leadership Council (formally ONT) - Thanks to the monies raised, continue to support students in Ryerson University's Graphics Communications Management Program, as well as the Packaging Engineering Technician Program at Conestoga College.

• Since 1989 PAC has maintained a scholarship trust noted as the Lyn Jamison Award at OCAD University. Every second year this award is given to an out-of-province student that qualifies in structural package design. The closing market value was at $19,796 last fiscal year.

• With the support from the PAC Scholarship Fund, Conestoga celebrates two students recently named one of the winners of the 2017 Young Package competition.