Activist and fundraiser Dan Pallotta calls out the double standard that drives our broken relationship to charities. Too many nonprofits, he says, are rewarded for how little they spend — not for what they get done. Instead of equating frugality with morality, he asks us to start rewarding charities for their big goals and big accomplishments (even if that comes with big expenses). In this bold talk, he says: Let’s change the way we think about changing the world.
The way we think about charity is dead wrong – Dan Pallotta
- Kim Kennedy’s Dinner Dance 2017 – Raising funds for the Dialysis Unit at Northern HealthOn Saturday, 9 December 2017, Kim Kennedy hosted her first ever Dinner Dance, raising funds for dialysis services at Northern Health. Kim was a dialysis patient at Northern Health in the lead up to a kidney transplant. Wanting to give back, she rallied her friends, family and community to come together for a jolly evening […]
- Josie Minniti Fun Group Tour 2017On Thursday, 16 November 2017, the Josie Minniti Fun Group was given a tour of the Day Oncology unit at The Northern Hospital followed by a morning tea. The tour allowed for Josie and other members of the fundraising group to see firsthand the outcome of their tremendous fundraising efforts. Earlier this year, as a […]