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Ottawa Philanthropy Awards announce 2017 recipients

The AFP Ottawa Philanthropy Awards has announced its seven esteemed award recipients that will be honoured at the big gala event on November 14. Presented by The Foundation (WCPD), which is serving as Title Sponsor for the second consecutive year, the AFP Ottawa...

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Foundation supports AFP Leadership Retreat

In this country’s 150th year, the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) held its annual retreat in the nation’s capital last month, with the Foundation (WCPD) serving as a networking sponsor. The AFP Canadian Leadership Retreat brought together fundraising...

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Twinkle Gala burns bright for NICU

There are few causes more emotional than support for neonatal care. And yet, while premature or critically ill babies are society’s most vulnerable patients, we often miss the mark in ensuring these newborns receive the fundraising they deserve, according to Dr....

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WCPD helps launch Ottawa Giving Guide

The WCPD Foundation has come on board as a Founding Partner and Sponsor of Ottawa’s first ever ‘Giving Guide’ , an annual publication seeking to unite the city’s robust philanthropic community. The landmark guide is in collaboration with the Ottawa Business Journal...

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Win-win tax strategy: donating stocks to charity

By: PAUL BRENT. Special to The Globe and Mail Published Friday, Mar. 24, 2017  - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Each year Ottawa seems to tighten up the tax rules a bit more by closing loopholes and seeking a bigger haul from taxpayers. One tax-reduction...

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