The Davies Charitable Foundation is a registered, non-profit charitable organization founded in 1990 by Elaine and Michael Davies, former owner and publisher of the Kingston Whig-Standard.
The purpose of the Davies Charitable Foundation is to support individuals and registered charitable organizations within Kingston, Ontario region in the areas of the arts, education, health and sports. Since its inception, the Davies Charitable Foundation has supported almost 500 individuals and organizations and has donated over $10 million to local charities.
Continental Conveyor, established in 1963, specializes in the design, engineering, and manufacturing of mechanical bulk materials handling equipment and systems. Continental serves a wide variety of industries including pulp and paper, mining, cement, reconstituted wood panels, smelting and reduction, food processing, quarrying, chemical, power plants and ports.