Community Involvement

We are committed to giving back to the community we serve.

As a Corporate Initiative - we strive to involve our staff and give our time as much as we give in funding to various local events.  If you have a non profit event you'd like us to take part in, please get in touch!

 

Jenny and Frank - community Involvement

Special Olympics National Bowling Championships

AlphaKOR proudly sponsored the Special Olympics team to participate in the 2018 National Bowling Championships in Prince Edward Island ...
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AlphaKOR Team placed #1 in foot gold at nerd olympics

The AlphaKORian Team Rocks!

Over the years, we have been asked "What does AlphaKOR mean?"  The answer is the AlphaKORians:   An Unparalleled Team! The AlphaKORians are dedicated.   They are committed in relentlessly providing excellent service consistently.  They have integrity.  We cannot thank them enough! To achieve this success, there is a Team who must take responsibility by executing each and every day.  In ...
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The AlphaKOR Team is always here to serve you

2nd Annual AlphaKOR BBQ

It was a perfect sunny day for the 2nd Annual AlphaKOR BBQ on Friday, August 24th, 2018.  Thanks to the AlphaKORians for volunteering to take care of everything from picking up supplies, setting up, cooking and preparing the food and cleaning up. The food was plenty and delicious! ...
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West of Women with Alphakor

WEST of Windsor presentation on Workplace Employment Laws

On Monday, July 23rd, 2018, our HR Manager, Samantha Russell, was a guest presenter to the women in the LEAD program at WEST of Windsor. The presentation included an overview of the laws in Ontario and in Canada, with specific emphasis on the Employment Standards Act. Samantha shared things they should be aware of as they prepare to enter into the ...
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Frank in front of the camera at ADL scholarship

ADL Scholarship Video July 5, 2018

Thanks to Cessidia DeBiasio for inviting me to participate in her video for The Addolorata De Luca Leadership Scholarship.  All the best to you for this great cause in memory of your nonna! It is important to remember where we came from and to know what our ancestors accomplish to move to Canada for their family and future generations.   Support ...
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AlphaKOR is representing at the Alan Kennedy Memorial Golf Tournament

Alan Kennedy Memorial Golf Tournament – June 16, 2018

Tim Hamilton and Jason Marchi represented AlphaKOR at the Alan Kennedy Memorial Golf Tournament on June 16th, 2018.   The event was held at Rochester Golf Course. Proceeds from the event were donated to House of Sophrosyne and ALSO (Assisted Living Southwestern Ontario) ...
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Presenting at the momentum conference

Momentum Conference in June

We are looking forward to hearing our President, Frank Abbruzzese, as one of the Guest Speakers for the Momentum Conference on June 14th, 2018. As a trailer for this upcoming event, check out Frank's video with Aim Social Media and Russtek Media:  http://goo.gl/59PTxJ For more information on the Momentum Conference and to register, go to:  http://goo.gl/Hi58x5 ...
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Introduction to a Disaster Recovery Plan

CAMM Lunch & Learn: Disaster Recovery Planning

Thanks to CPC Windsor for hosting the CAMM Lunch & Learn with AlphaKOR.  Does your organization have a disaster recovery plan and data security protocols in place? ...
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West of Windsor Group performing Mock Interviews

WEST of Windsor Mock Interviews

On April 26, 2018, WEST of Windsor held a mock interview session for their clients to practice.   For some of them, it was the first time experiencing what an interview would be like. Our President, Frank Abbruzzese, participated in one of the groups with Karen Pillon from the Leddy Library, University of Windsor.   They interviewed four candidates, coached them on ...
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Congratulations Tina on 5 years at AlphaKOR

Employee Milestones

We had some employee milestones recognized at our Team Discussion! Congratulations on 5 years to Tina, Tauseef and Geethu! Congratulations on 10 years to Jason! Thank you for your dedication and commitment to excellent service ...
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AlphaKOR Cricket Team wins Windsor Cricket League

Thanks to Tauseef for organizing and for managing the AlphaKOR Cricket Team,  . and for introducing many of us to this sport.   Congratulations to the Team for winning the Windsor Cricket League!   We look forward to watching you guys play next season ...
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AlphaKOR hosts WEST for a Tour

It was a pleasure hosting the group of students from WEST.  Thanks to our host Hassan for giving the tour ...
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Hats Off For Healthcare

Thanks to the AlphaKORians for participating again in this year's Hats Off For Healthcare! ...
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AlphaKOR Family and Friends Skating

Thanks to everyone who came out this season for the AlphaKOR family and friends skating.   It's been a tradition for many years on Saturday nights from 7:00 to 8:00 AlphaKOR rents the ice at Lanspearry.   Fun outdoor skating and some scrimmage hockey enjoyed by all ages. See you next Season! ...
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The AlphaKORians’ participate in iClimb! for United Way Event

On Wednesday, February 28th, 2018, the AlphaKORians participated in the iClimb! for United Way event at the WFCU Centre.  They climbed over 1000 steps to raise money for a good cause ...
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Sitting on a Panel for WEST of Windsor

On Friday, February 16th, it was a pleasure to sit on a panel for WEST of Windsor for their Leadership and Community Development Program for Newcomer Youth Entrepreneurship. The panel was comprised of Frank Abbruzzese, President of AlphaKOR, Blake & Lindsay Angier, Artistic Directors & Owners of Dance Barre, Ali El Gamrini, Owner of Pushers Collective and Stacey Dillard, Owner of ...
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Working in Tech: AlphaKOR Group

How often do you get the opportunity to share your story?   Thanks to Katie Renaud, Workforce Windsor Essex, for asking AlphaKOR to tell our story about working in the Tech Sector.  It was such a pleasant experience and she sent over details of what to expect on interview and video day. Katie arranged a preliminary walk-thru in advance to determine ...
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AlphaKOR Christmas Fundraiser

This year  our Christmas Fundraiser went to the Windsor Youth Centre.   Thanks to everyone who donated items and it will make a difference for many at the centre. Many canned goods and items were donated for the youth in our community who need help, not only at this time of year, but all year long. Thanks to Stacey for coordinating ...
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AlphaKOR’s Annual Holiday Dinner

It was a fun night at the Ciociaro Club on Saturday, December 9th, 2017.   The AlphaKORians had a great time along with their significant others.  The food was delicious and there was plenty of it!   Tartufo for dessert was just perfect. We thank the team for all their dedicated and making us who we are.   The AlphaKORians do ROCK! Thanks ...
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Saturday Nights AlphaKOR Family & Friends Skating

The tradition continues on Saturday nights for the AlphaKOR family and friends skating at Lanspeary! ...
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Nerd Olympics II

The AlphaKORians enjoyed participating in the Nerd Olympics II again this year.   Thanks to WEtech, the sponsors and all the participants for a fun event! The last event was epic:   Rock Band, Tech Awards and Closing Ceremonies! Congratulations to all the winners.   Congratulations to AlphaKOR on placing 2nd in the Community Blood Drive Challenge! Congratulations to Hassan Farhat on being ...
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Employee Milestones at AlphaKOR

At today' Team Discussion, we recognized some employee milestones. Chris Brenner celebrates 20 years with AlphaKOR!   Chris has been a loyal and dedicated AlphaKORian since virtually the beginning. Tim Hamilton celebrates 20 years with AlphaKOR and his years at CCD!   Tim has worked at both our companies providing his dedication and commitment to our clients. Maha Jaber celebrates 5 years ...
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Rockin’ to the 60’s

AlphaKOR was a proud Bronze sponsor at the Rockin' To the 60's event for House of Sophrosyne on Friday, September 22nd, 2017.  This event was presented by the Fogolar Furlan Club and the meal was delicious. There was a silent auction, door prizes and a chance to win a carriola (wheelbarrow) of wine. Many sponsors and supporters were out to ...
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AlphaKOR BBQ – August 25th, 2017

It was a picture perfect sunny day and not too hot for the AlphaKORians to enjoy a BBQ with their families and co-workers.  There were burgers, hot dogs, salads, chips and popcorn! The kids enjoyed the bouncing castle!   There was volleyball, putting green and some football scrimmages.   It was a great time to enjoy an afternoon with each ...
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Windsor Goodfellows Sponsor August 17, 2017

AlphaKOR was a very proud sponsor of the Annual Windsor Goodfellows golf event at Pointe West Golf Club.   Once again, Families First organized a very successful event which raised over $31 000 for the Goodfellows. Representing AlphaKOR was Carmela with Josephine, Lina-Marie and Dave.   It was a rainy day with a few holes short.   Pointe West had ...
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Connections Early Years Hole Sponsor – August 12, 2017

AlphaKOR proud to be a Hole Sponsor for Connections Early Years at their golf event held at Sutton Creek Golf Club ...
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Windsor Execs Golf Event August 11th, 2017

Carmela represented AlphaKOR at the Windsor Executives Association annual golf event.   This year it was held again at Sutton Creek Golf Course.   The day started overcast, then sunny and lots of rain just before the last few holes.   It cleared up and the golfers finished their 18 holes.  AlphaKOR is a proud member of the Windsor Execs ...
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Windsor Construction Association Golf Event July 10th, 2017

Tim Hamilton represented us in the annual Windsor Construction Association golf event at Essex Golf & Country Club. AlphaKOR sponsored a hole to support this annual event.   A wet start with a beautiful sunny afternoon.   Essex Golf always great hosts and excellent chicken and rib dinner ...
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Congratulations to Dina Jaber!

Congratulations to Dina Jaber and the Caboto Lions for winning the Cambridge Heritage Classic Tournament U14 on the weekend.   AlphaKOR is a proud sponsor and we are very proud of you, Dina! ...
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Congrats Kuantan on 10 years

Congratulations to Kuantan Ma for 10 years with AlphaKOR! ...
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YQG Talks – Making An Impact

It was a night for passion, creativity and to hear nine people share their story on what drives them and how they are making an impact. Thanks to Cierra Bray for inviting our President, Frank Abbruzzese, to share his story. There were 200 people in the crowd at The Olde Walkerville Theatre. Some highlights from Frank' YQG Talk: "WE, as in ...
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Finalist – Innovation Company of the Year 2017

The AlphaKORians had a fun night at the Chamber BEA gala at Caesars Windsor on April 19, 2017.  Proud to be Finalists for the Innovation Company of the Year 2017. Did you know AlphaKOR has received three of these awards in the past? 2008 Small Service Company, 2012 Entrepreneur of the Year and 2014 Mid-Size Company. Thanks to our clients, the ...
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Congrats to Hassan on 5 Years!

Congratulations to Hassan Farhat on his 5 years of dedication and commitment to AlphaKOR! ...
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Trailblazer Award Recipients – WEST International Women’s Day – March 8, 2017

We are very humbled to receive the Trailblazer Award for Small/Medium Business from WEST of Windsor at the International Women's Day Gala at the St. Clair Centre of the Arts. We would like to thank Rose and her Team at WEST, Deb and Biz X for sponsoring this award and to all those who volunteer and support International Women's Day ...
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Congratulations to Tim Hamilton – WESPY Volunteer of the Year 2017

Congratulations to Tim Hamilton on his recognition at the WESPY (WindsorEssex Sports Person of the Year) annual event on March 7, 2017 at the Caboto Club for Volunteer of the Year! All of us at AlphaKOR, your family, friends, associates, volunteers, athletes and coaches are all so proud of you Tim! ...
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Hats on for Healthcare – March 1, 2017

It was a fun day wearing hats for a good cause.   Thanks to everyone who supported by wearing a hat and for all the donations. Thanks to Windsor Regional for organizing this event to support mental health services and medical equipment for surgical and medicine programs ...
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AlphaKOR supports 100 Women Who Care

AlphaKOR is very proud to be one of the Companies Who Care supporting 100 Women Who Care. 100 Women Who Care Windsor-Essex 100 Women Who Care Windsor came together at the Fogolar Furlan Club for their quarterly meeting where they choose a local organization to support. Each Member commits to donating $100 per meeting with the selected organization receiving a ...
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The AlphaKORians and The Giving Tree

Our Team supports and volunteers for many organizations and causes throughout the year! Thanks to our Team for donating money, clothes, toys, many gifts and canned goods for two great causes.   This year for our Christmas Giving Tree, we supported a family at House of Sophrosyne and the Downtown Mission. Special thanks to Jennifer for organizing and encouraging everyone to ...
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Julia’s Co-op at AlphaKOR

This week we welcome Guest Blogger Julia Youhanna, a grade 12 student at Holy Names High School. I'm currently doing my co-op at AlphaKOR.  I took co-op to see if the field I want to go into during my post-secondary schooling is actually something I want to do. While being here, at AlphaKOR, I have not only figured out I ...
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Building Partnerships

AlphaKOR and Windsor Essex Economic Development Corporation (WEEDC) have built a strong partnership developed over the years.   On Tuesday, November 29th AlphaKOR participated in the Emerging Technologies event hosted by WEEDC at Caesars Windsor. There were many community partners, supporters and professionals who exhibited and attended this event with distinguished guest speakers. During the event, WEEDC invited AlphaKOR to share ...
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Nerd Olympics: Ping Pong Silver Medalists!

Sathish and Tauseef bring home Silver at the Nerd Olympics Event VI at House of Pong for Ping Pong!   The final match was very exciting, loud and intense as they went right down to the wire in Game 5. Hassan and Roman had a very tough match in the Quarter-Finals and were oh so close to battling it out in ...
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St. Clair College Open House November 19, 2016

Glad to be part of St. Clair College's Open House.  Thanks to everyone who stopped by.   It was great seeing so many from the GROW Manufacturing program, high school parents and students, St. Clair faculty, St. Clair students and friends ...
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GROW presentation at St. Clair College

Our President, Frank Abbruzzese, presented to the GROW Manufacturing students at St. Clair College on Wednesday, November 18th, 2016. Topics included:  The Art of Networking, Business Cards and Social Media Tips and Tricks. Thanks to Lauren Nantau and Nour Hachem for inviting AlphaKOR to participate ...
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Nerd Olympics: The Great Escape

The AlphaKORians, Kuantan, Tina, Roman and Sara did The Great Escape on Wednesday, November 9th, 2016 at The Hidden Trail.   This was Event V for WEtech's Nerd Olympics ...
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100 Companies Who Care

On Tuesday, November 8th, 2016, AlphaKOR was one of 8 Companies Who Care to donate $1000 to the 100 Women Who Care/100 Men Who Give a Damn. The amount raised was $30 000 being donated to Roots Dandelion Extract Research at the University of Windsor. AlphaKOR is proud to support these Community-minded initiatives to make a difference ...
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Tech Show November 8th, 2016

AlphaKOR was a Session Sponsor for Cloud Computing.   Thanks to Hassan for running this session and for his role on the Tech Show Committee. Frank was on the panel for the Social Media Session ...
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Tech Show WE November 8th, 2016

Join us on November 8th, 2016 at the Tech Show WE and see Hassan Farhat talk about the Cloud ...
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Tech Show WE

Join us at the Tech Show on November 8th and see our President Frank Abbruzzese in the Social Media Series ...
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Nerd Olympics Event II Windsor Rock Gym

The AlphaKORians can climb the walls! ...
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Sutton Creek Golf Course Invitational

Atif representing AlphaKOR on Monday, September 19th, 2016 and AlphaKOR was a proud sponsor of this Invitational Event! ...
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Dean of Science Reception

Enjoyed speaking to first year students and parents at the Dean of Science Reception event on Friday, September 16th, 2016. Thanks to Dr. Chris Houser, Dean of Science for the introduction and thanks to Gemma Grey-Hall for asking me to be a keynote speaker. The students had a lot of good questions afterwards and wishing them all the best on ...
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AlphaKOR proud Supporter of Windsor Goodfellows Golf Classic

AlphaKOR is a proud Supporter of the Windsor Goodfellows 11th Annual Golf Classic 2016 at Pointe West Golf Club.   Thanks to Tim Hamilton for representing AlphaKOR at the event! ...
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AlphaKOR Boys U15 Soccer Team hold Title

Huge shout-out to the AlphaKOR Boys U15 Soccer Team for holding the title of Champs in their Windsor Soccer Club season!   Great coaching and dedication by Sathish and Ali.   Way to go Jayden and his Team! ...
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Congratulations to Caboto Lions U13 Girls

Congratulations to Dina Jaber and the Caboto Lions U13 Girls on their championship win in Brantford! AlphaKOR is proud to be a sponsor! ...
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Computer Camp for Girls by WEST of Windsor

Thanks to Hassan for helping out at the Computer Camp for Girls by WEST of Windsor ...
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AlphaKOR U15 Boys Soccer Team Win Tournament

Congratulations to Jayden Jaber and the AlphaKOR Boys U15 team who won the Windsor Soccer Club’ Tom Hillis Tournament this weekend and are the 1st place champions!! Coached by Ali and Sathish – way to go Team AlphaKOR!!! ...
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Chrohns Gutsy Walk

Thanks to everyone who supported the Chrohns Gutsy Walk yesterday. The Cabinet Studio would like to thank AlphaKOR for all of our support ...
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4 Partners Planted in the Community

On May 20th, 2016, the 4 Partners planted their tree at Dieppe Park at the Windsor riverfront.   Thank you to the AlphaKORians for such a wonderful gift! ...
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Our Company President, Frank, gets Arrested!

This morning while at AlphaKOR Frank was arrested by a Superhero! He was brought down to Devonshire Mall and is currently there collecting bail money which will be donated to charity through Crime Stoppers. Crime Stoppers is a charitable, civilian organization that encourages members of the community to provide anonymous information to assist police and other authorities to solve crime. Help Frank out by donating ...
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Sponsoring The House of Sophrosyne

AlphaKOR Group has bought a sponsorship and is choosing to promote The House of Sophrosyne—a local community organization. AlphaKOR and the Windsor Spitfire Foundation presented a $1,000 check to The House of Sophrosyne and they were given a block of tickets to the game, there was a video message about them produced and up on the big screen, and they ...
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Hats on for Healthcare Day

AlphaKOR took part in the 7th annual “Hats on for Healthcare Day” which is a fundraising initiative supporting Windsor Regional Hospital. Participating individuals, organizations, companies, together with their employees, members and clients are invited to put on their unique and creative head attire, make a $2.00 donation for stickers and take part in the many entertaining activities to help raise ...
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Dinner Benefiting BANA

AlphaKOR was pleased to be a bronze sponsor of the Murder Mystery Dinner benefitting BANA. The Bulimia Anorexia Nervosa Association (BANA) is a not-for-profit, registered charity, community-based organization servicing the counties of Windsor-Essex, Chatham-Kent and Sarnia-Lambton in Ontario, Canada. Since 1983, they’ve been committed to the provision of specialized treatment, education and support services for individuals affected directly and indirectly ...
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Volunteering at the Downtown Mission

What a humbling experience. We took a team of Technicians, Developers, Account Managers, Management, and our President and headed down to the Downtown Mission to prepare and serve lunch in October 2015.  Our team split into two groups; meal prep and servers.  Our meal prep team prepared salad, gnocchi, desserts, and side dishes for over 200 people.  The serving group ...
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National Girls Learning Code Day 2015

Leaders from our Development team took time out of their Saturday to participate in National Girls Learning Code Day 2015.  Sathish and Tauseef taught courses at Women's Enterprise Skills Training on November 7, 2015.  The goal of the event was to teach women and girls how to write at least one line of code. It was an honour to have ...
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Food and Toy Drive

For the 2015 holiday season, the AlphaKOR team banded together and donated food and money to fill under our Christmas Tree.  Our incredible staff collected items for both the Unemployed Help Centre and the House of Sophrosyne. For the Unemployed Help Centre, we were able to gather 150+ canned goods, 100+ boxed goods, healthy snack packs, 4 tubs of baby ...
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Hosting Villanova Intern

From September 2015 until February 2016, Jacob Osborne interned in the Marketing department here at AlphaKOR.  He came in and assisted with social media, community involvement, market research, and account strategy development. We were pleased to have him and enjoyed his talent and enthusiasm. If you're interested in interning here please send us an email ...
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Donations to Welcome Centre Shelter for Women

AlphaKOR donated canned goods and non-perishables to Welcome Centre Shelter for Women for the holiday season. Their programs promote personal empowerment, social and family development, healthy living and full participation in society. VISION STATEMENT Welcome Centre Shelter for Women programs help women end the cycle of homelessness, poverty and violence in their lives ...
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Gifts for Hiatus House

AlphaKOR Staff raised funds and purchased gifts for three families at Hiatus House which is a social service agency offering confidential intervention for families experiencing domestic violence. We loaded up our "sleigh" and brought gifts to Hiatus House today! Our amazing staff came together to give this family an unforgettable Christmas! Merry Christmas! ...
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Movember

Raising funds and awareness for Movember some of our brave team grew out their mustaches for the month of November to raise awareness for prostate cancer. Pictured are Kyle, Jamie, Mazen, and Frank on the last work day of Movember. Good job guys! ...
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iPad Donation to In Honour of the Ones We Love

Hey look what we did this summer!! We were proud to donate an iPad to the lovely ladies over at In Honour of the Ones We Love! Every organization should have the technology they need to support their cause! We are proud to support this incredible organization ...
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Hats on for Healthcare

We all wore hats today for Hats on for Healthcare—a fundraiser to support Windsor Regional Hospital! Hats on for Healthcare is an annual fundraiser to raise funds for the mental health program at Windsor Regional Hospital. They ask that every participant donates $2.00 and in return they receive a sticker and get to participate in many entertaining activities to help ...
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