Recipients of this award demonstrate exceptional sustainability leadership and operations.
In 1986, founder Eldon Dahl established the Nutraceutical line named Your Choice, which a few years later, evolved into Life Choice®. Life Choice was founded with a commitment to provide the natural health industry and its clientele with supplements of the finest quality.Still owned and operated by the founder, the company’s original commitment remains unchanged today.Life Choice considers the local health food store to be the very core of the natural health industry, and makes their products exclusively available to health stores and naturopathic doctors.Life Choice and its employees are also committed to sustainability.From a zero-waste policy, to carpooling, Life Choice is working to reduce their footprint.They have installed solar panels and use energy efficient bulbs to reduce energy use and are committed to supporting their community’s environmental activities.Life Choice employees are shopping local,supporting local businesses, participating in localtrade shows, supporting local initiatives, and advertising in local papers.
Manitoba Harvest sponsors local events in Winnipeg & Ste Agathe. The month of December is volunteer month, where employees will have the opportunity to spend time at local organizations helping in the community. In 2017, the team participated in many local community events supporting Health and Wellness which aligns with our company values. Examples include: mud runs, MS bike tour, event supporting Parkinsons. Team Members also have the ability to contribute a portion of their pay stubs to United Way. In the past, the company has also won a United Way award. The Manitoba Harvest Team has also won a United Way award.