We have to teach Canadian youth about philanthropy – the future depends on it.

Not too long ago, when I was in high school, I was fortunate enough to have had many opportunities to be involved in my community. I loved volunteering, running fundraising events, and doing what I considered “good work” in my school. I was helping people, I was making a difference, and that made me feel amazing. These opportunities are what first sparked my love for philanthropy, and I am confident that this experience largely contributed to my decision to work in the non-profit sector as an adult. (Hilborn)

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About Marnie Grona

Marnie Grona is a marketing communications professional based in Toronto who works for Imagine Canada as Director, Marketing and Communications. She has a Masters Certificate in Marketing Communications Leadership through the Executive Education Centre of the Schulich School of Business and studied marketing and advertising at the University of Winnipeg. She also has a background in arts marketing and management where she served at the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival and the Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre.

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