Best Story Wins: Fundraising Communications

I attended the Charitable Soul of York Region at Seneca College yesterday. This excellent panel discussion was organized by the Association of Fundraising Professionals and adeptly moderated by Lesley Sims, CFRE, Director of Resource Development, Pathways for Children, Youth and Families of York Region. In sharing their wisdom and experience with fundraising, each of the […]

Talking about Mental Health

I remember years ago when I had an upcoming interview for my first professional job in mental health. I asked a mentor, who had been my field placement advisor while I was working on my Master of Social Work degree, to go for lunch with me. I admitted I was a little uncertain about the […]

What’s Your Perception?

Did you know that Toronto is the safest big city in North America and that it’s actually gotten safer? So says Mark Pugash, Director of Corporate Communications for the Toronto Police Services, at the IABC Toronto seminar last week. I even questioned him about it, seeing that I’ve lived here for many years and it […]