“This feels like family, doesn’t it?” asked Jacqueline Belsito, co-chair of the upcoming Ottawa Philanthropy Awards.
Sens owner remembered as an ardent hockey fan and community builder who rescued the NHL franchise from the brink of bankruptcy and helped raise millions of dollars for local charities.
Though donors were hesitant to give amid stock market fluctuations through spring 2020, things rapidly rebounded.
The 2021 AFP Ottawa Philanthropy Awards are making a triumphant return November 10.
How will major donors react to this pandemic? Without the cocktails, dinners and performances, will the wealthiest among us still take out their foundation chequebooks?
Noted philanthropists help make life-saving technology a reality in unique partnership with science, government and private sector
COVID-19 prompts Association of Fundraising Professionals to switch to special broadcast in lieu of awards dinner
Logan's Heroes event sets $200K fundraising goal with help from The Foundation WCPD, Syntax Strategic, Virtually Fitness
Centre Block Group recognized with special one-time award for response to COVID-19 crisis alongside seven other award category recipients.
Seven generous and caring individuals, groups and businesses recognized Wednesday night at the 25th Annual AFP Ottawa Philanthropy Awards