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    Recognizing the impact of Canada’s secret superpower-The Invisible Champions

    Monday, March 25, 2024

    Canada has a secret superpower, and it is the nonprofit sector and its frontline staff-The Invisible Champions. As a charitable foundation, you know that nonprofit organizations are legendary for doing extraordinary things with very limited budgets. The range of what they do is gargantuan. They help vulnerable people in our communities, those who are hungry, […]

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    A Week To Recognize The Impact Of Ontario’s Secret Superpower

    Monday, February 12, 2024

    By Michele Fisher and Raksha M. Bhayana  If you have ever done work for a charity or nonprofit organization, you know that they are legendary for doing extraordinary things with the scarcest of resources. They help vulnerable people in our communities, those who are hungry, unhoused, living with addictions, or experiencing mental health issues. In […]

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    AFP Canada Newsletter Spotlights Nonprofit Day of Appreciation

    Monday, February 12, 2024

    Why do we need a Day of Recognition? Frontline champions are the employees who help people through some of the direst of circumstances to create experiences that spark joy and happiness. There are 2.4 million people who work in Canada’s nonprofit sector. The Bhayana Foundation has created a petition advocating for a National Day of […]

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    Bhayana Family Foundation Awards honour the unsung heroes of Peel’s social sector

    Sunday, January 28, 2024

    When Kelly Rumney, 52, first started working in the social sector some four decades ago, the job had few perks, but it was fulfilling. Little has changed over the years, except now the demand for services has grown exponentially, while the funding has not kept pace. Despite the challenges, Rumney’s love for her job has […]

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    Celebrating the “invisible champions” in our communities

    Sunday, January 28, 2024

    The Bhayana Family Foundation partners with United Ways across Canada to close the recognition gap for the human service sector. Read about the inspiring leaders in community service that they are honouring this year. Read the full article on RBC Wealth Management’s website.

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    Changing the story: The Canada-wide push to recognize workers in the non-profit sector

    Sunday, January 28, 2024

    As Nova Scotia gets ready to celebrate its second Day of Recognition for the non-profit sector, one foundation is on a mission to “close the recognition gap” on a national level. Read the full article on The Philanthropist’s website.

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    Recognizing frontline nonprofit staff: Ontario Legislature moves forward with a week of appreciation

    Sunday, January 28, 2024

    “Bringing visibility to the invisible weavers of our social fabric.” Here in Canada, we are fortunate to have the second largest non-profit sector in the world. Two and a half million people work in our nation’s nonprofits and charities1, doing the miraculous work of caring for some of our most vulnerable citizens, engaging youth in […]

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    Newsletter – January 2024

    Tuesday, January 16, 2024

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    Bhayana Family Foundation featured in Philanthropic Foundations Canada’s Newsletter

    Friday, January 12, 2024

    Philanthropic Foundations Canada featured Bhayana Family Foundation in a recent Newsletter. Under Member & Sector Insights, they highlighted that Bhayana Family Foundation’s work led to October 30 being proclaimed BC Non-Profit Day, to honour the impactful work of non-profit organizations and gain a deeper understanding of their vital role in supporting communities. We are honoured […]

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    Newsletter – December 2022

    Wednesday, December 21, 2022

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