Thankful Thursday – DuPont Pioneer Canada

The Town of Canora, Saskatchewan is pleased to announce a donation of $5,000 from DuPont Pioneer Canada toward the building of the memorial Chase Kraynick “Pay It Forward” Splash Park in the community.

This grant originated with a request from Jim, Rob and Tracey Bletsky, Pioneer sales representatives, through the Pioneer Community Investment Program.

Rob and Tracey Bletsky, Pioneer sales representatives, presenting the $5000 cheque to Rachel and Clinton Kraynick

The funds will be directed toward the creation of a 3,400 square-foot splash park featuring 18 different water components.

As the philanthropic arm of Pioneer, Community Investment makes contributions to community-based organizations on behalf of the business and employees. Consideration for Community Outreach grants are given to communities where Pioneer representatives, employees and customers live and work and that support quality-of-life initiatives to create an improved, sustainable lifestyle for people worldwide.

DuPont Pioneer is the world’s leading developer and supplier of advanced plant genetics, providing high-quality seeds to farmers in more than 90 countries.  Pioneer provides agronomic support and services to help increase farmer productivity and profitability and strives to develop sustainable agricultural systems for people everywhere.  Science with Service Delivering Success.

DuPont (NYSE: DD) has been bringing world-class science and engineering to the global marketplace in the form of innovative products, materials, and services since 1802.  The company believes that by collaborating with customers, governments, NGOs, and thought leaders, we can help find solutions to such global challenges as providing enough healthy food for people everywhere, decreasing dependence on fossil fuels, and protecting life and the environment.  For additional information about DuPont and its commitment to inclusive innovation, please visit

DuPont Pioneer Canada Community Investment

Corporate Giving Grant Program


Pioneer Hi-Bred Limited

P.O. Box 730

Chatham, Ontario, N7M 5L1

Chase Made A Difference … Will You?


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