Canada Foundation Announces Spring 2020 Recipients of the National Scholarship Program

The AFP Foundation for Philanthropy – Canada is proud to announce that nine fundraising professionals have received scholarships to pursue key continuing education opportunities across North America.

Thanks to the support of the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy – Canada, almost $5,000 in funding was disbursed following the Foundation's recent call for scholarship applications. Criteria and guidelines can be reviewed here.

The recipients are:

  • Taylor Lukas (AFP Greater Toronto)
  • Hannah Sackville (AFP South Saskatchewan)
  • Tammy Ebuen (AFP Greater Toronto)
  • Nena Hawkes (AFP South Saskatchewan)
  • Sarah Dowling (AFP Edmonton & Area)
  • Whitney MacLean (AFP Nova Scotia)
  • Kelley Cookson (AFP Central Ontario)
  • Ryan Toomey (AFP Nova Scotia)
  • Clara Bonnes (AFP Quebec)

Every year the National Scholarship program receives more than 100 applications from fundraising professionals seeking more than $80,000 in financial aid. However, we can only meet a small portion of this need – less than 25%!

But you can help. Through a gift to the AFP Foundation for Philanthropy – Canada's National Scholarship Program, you are removing financial barriers and broadening access to professional development for all fundraisers.

As our profession grows, the Foundation is committed to ensuring fundraisers are equipped with the skills and knowledge they need to raise funds effectively and ethically for charitable causes across the country and around the world. Please make your gift to the National Scholarship Program today!

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01 Jun 2020 President's Perspective Blog
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