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SMU After Hours presented by TD: Time Talent Treasure - Canadian Women and Philanthropy

  • Unilever Lounge 923 Robie Street Halifax, NS (map)

Women continue to play a vital role in shaping the economy and have changed the way people view philanthropy. In Nova Scotia and across the country, women are major contributors to the philanthropic sector by offering time, talent, and treasure, and are improving society everyday through their contributions.

Please join TD and SMU Alumni as we celebrate Women in Philanthropy with a panel discussion.

Moderator: Dr. Margaret McKee (Associate Dean, Undergraduate and Professional Graduate Programs, Sobey School of Business)


  • Jo-Anne Ryan (Vice President, Philanthropic Advisory Services at TD Wealth and Executive Director of the Private Giving Foundation)

  • Karen Oldfield BA'82 (President & CEO of Halifax Port Authority)

  • Jane Roy BComm'84 (Founder & Chair of the Catapult Leadership Society)

  • Sylvia Gawad BSc’14 (2019 Young Alumni of the Year Award Recipient, 2019 RBC Top 75 Canadian Immigrants finalist)

This is a free event, but we ask that you please register in advance.

Earlier Event: October 2
Daily Campus Tour