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...
Race for Good
The ‘Race for Good’ is an ‘Amazing Race’ style competition, where teams will complete challenges and puzzles at various locations in Ottawa. Individuals of all abilities are welcome and encouraged to apply! Being held...
From Carleton to Paris: A Legacy of Compassion
By: Jenna Hobin “He wrote to me once a week from Paris about his personal travels”. Marilyn Dimeo recounted fond memories of her brother, Robert Ellsworth Barry, as the sun peered through the windows...
Celebrating Your Impact
Check out our latest Impact Report here so you can see for yourself all the good you’ve been a part of this year!
Donor Spotlight: Brenda Carr-Vellino
Beyond the Books: How Brenda Carr-Vellino Pays it Forward By: Jenna Hobin When you visit Brenda Carr-Vellino’s office, your eyes are drawn to her eclectic collection of literary works, ranging from Chinua Achebe to...