Seven Decades of Giving
By: Jenna Hobin Lloyd Stanford took a brief pause from his morning routine as he lowered the volume on CBC News. The clinking sound of a teaspoon was interrupted by jovial chuckling as he...
Your Impact in 2020
Our latest impact report is here! Click here to check out this year’s highlights of good, to learn more about the Student Philanthropy Association (SPA) and to hear from donors like you.
INVITATION TO DO GOOD THIS HOLIDAY SEASON
PLAY WINTER BINGO & WIN: As the days grow darker and the snow continues to fall, it’s time to make the most of winter. This holiday season, join us in playing a wintry game...
Community Partnership: Robert and Heidi Boraks Build Strong Foundation for Carleton’s Future Architects
Heidi and Robert Boraks moved to Ottawa in the early 2000’s. Robert came to manage Parkin Architect’s Ottawa office. Heidi found work as a researcher with the International Development and Research Centre. Neither attended...
Paleontology, Rocketry and Giving Back: The Passions of Patrick Lyons
By: Jenna Hobin Photos by: Harrison Boyd Dinosaurs. Rocketry. Outer space. Patrick Lyons’ passions are prominently displayed on the oak shelves in his office, which overlooks the scenic Rideau Canal from the fourth floor...
Principled Innovation: A Community Partnership with the Canadian Bank Note Company
By: Jaime Sadgrove Canadian Bank Note is much more than meets the eye. While the company sounds like a part of the mint or a business that prints bank notes, their unique fusion of...