September 2020 Newsletter   26th annual Ottawa Philanthropy Awards Recipients  We are delighted to announce the official award recipients for this year’s Ottawa Philanthropy Awards. In this ever-evolving year it is even more important and relevant to recognize the incredible contributions by our community in the areas of philanthropy, volunteerism and collective impact. This year,…

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In less than two years, Jaipreet Kaur has fulfilled her Canadian dream, thanks to a father’s wish, her own determination and AFP’s Future Launch Program, with RBC Royal Bank Growing up in Jalandhar, a city of around a million people in Northern India, Jaipreet Kaur’s father was the protective type. As a teenager, and into…

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My AFP ICON Experience in San Antonio, TX  (March 31-Apr 2, 2019) By Walter Noble, 2019 Chamberlain Scholarship Recipient You’ve heard of the old saying “Everything is bigger in Texas.” Well it certainly held true at AFP’s ICON in the city of San Antonio last month.  I have never attended a conference this big –…

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