A Journey Toward Decolonization: One Step at a Time

This article is the second in a renewed collaboration between The Philanthropist and The Circle on Philanthropy and Aboriginal Peoples in Canada. The goal is to highlight Indigenous philanthropy and share Indigenous perspective and wisdom on reciprocity as well as Indigenous-focused work happening in the philanthropic community.    In 2007, I wrote one of my first articles…

150 Profiles: Beatriz Pizano

As we mark the 150th anniversary of confederation, The Philanthropist is profiling Canadians from across the non-profit sector and putting a face to 150 individuals who work or volunteer in Canada’s social sector. Name: Beatriz Pizano Current role in the sector: Artistic Director, Aluna Theatre and RUTAS Panamericanas Years working and/or volunteering in the non-profit sector: 16 years What…

150 Profiles: Louise Campbell

As we mark the 150th anniversary of confederation, The Philanthropist is profiling Canadians from across the non-profit sector and putting a face to 150 individuals who work or volunteer in Canada’s social sector. Name: Louise Campbell Current role in the sector: Freelance musician, current English Language Arts Network board member, past Canadian New Music Network and Codes…

150 Profiles: Ernest Edmond Jr.

As we mark the 150th anniversary of confederation, The Philanthropist is profiling Canadians from across the non-profit sector and putting a face to 150 individuals who work or volunteer in Canada’s social sector. Name: Ernest Edmond Jr. Current role in the sector: Right now I am involved in several projects related to non-profit sector: basketball coach; member of the…

150 Profiles: Meladul Haq Ahmadzai

As we mark the 150th anniversary of confederation, The Philanthropist is profiling Canadians from across the non-profit sector and putting a face to 150 individuals who work or volunteer in Canada’s social sector. Name: Meladul Haq Ahmadzai Current role in the sector: Volunteer and member, Oxfam Canada Years working and/or volunteering in the non-profit sector: Ten years volunteering…

150 Profiles: Karima Kadmiri  

As we mark the 150th anniversary of confederation, The Philanthropist is profiling Canadians from across the non-profit sector and putting a face to 150 individuals who work or volunteer in Canada’s social sector. Nom/Name : Karima Kadmiri Profession ou rôle actuel dans le secteur/Current role in the sector: Directrice de l’administration, des communications et du financement pour le…

150 Profiles: Vic Murray

As we mark the 150th anniversary of confederation, The Philanthropist is profiling Canadians from across the non-profit sector and putting a face to 150 individuals who work or volunteer in Canada’s social sector. Name: Vic Murray Current role in the sector: Adjunct Professor in the School of Public Administration at the University of Victoria. Years working and/or volunteering…