NOVEMBER 7TH, 2018

21st Annual National Philanthropy Day Luncheon

11:00am – 2:00pm

Vancouver Convention Centre (West), 1055 Canada Place

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NOVEMBER 7TH, 2018

21st Annual National Philanthropy Day Luncheon

11:00am – 2:00pm

Vancouver Convention Centre (West), 1055 Canada Place

Keynote Speaker

Announcing our Keynote Speaker

Chief Dr. Robert Joseph, O.B.C., O.C.

Chief Dr. Robert Joseph, O.B.C., O.C., is a Hereditary Chief of the Gwawaenuk First Nation and a true peace-builder.  After his experience with the Canadian Indian Residential School system, he has dedicated his life to bridging the differences brought about by intolerance, lack of understanding and racism at home and abroad. Chief Joseph is currently the Ambassador for Reconciliation Canada, a member of the National Assembly of First Nations Elders Council, an honourary witness to Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission, and one of the last few speakers of the Kwakwaka'wakw language.  Chief Joseph has been appointed to the Order of British Columbia and was named an officer of the Order of Canada.

Luncheon

  • 11:00am Registration & Sponsor Displays Open
  • 11:45am Ballroom Doors Open
  • 12:00pm Lunch Served (Note: the Luncheon meal is a vegetarian option)
  • 1:00pm Giving Hearts Awards Presentation
  • 1:30pm Keynote Speech

Giving Hearts Awards

Recognize and celebrate the individuals and organization volunteers, leaders, fundraisers, philanthropists, and youth that make a difference to your organization and to the social profit community at the 20th Annual National Philanthropy Day Luncheon.
Keynote Speaker Sponsor: 
Teck Resources Limited