Akhil Gupta is an entrepreneur and the Co-Founder of Drop Technologies - a $21M USD venture capital funded consumer loyalty app. He believes the evolution of technology and current entrepreneurial spirit can change the world for the better. Akhil is an innovator and business builder who has travelled to 30+ countries and 50+ destinations, learning from each global experience and broadening his mind, understanding of people, and business. Previously, Akhil worked his way up to become an Assistant Manager at Deloitte where he earned his Chartered Accountant (CA) designation. Akhil graduated from the University of Toronto where he earned a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) and was the Co-Chair of a national undergraduate business competition.
Please note that childcare is not being provided for this session.
Paulina O'Keiffe Anthony is an award winning Toronto writer, performer and producer. She has been hosting and producing events in Toronto for the past 10 years including producing the Words by the Water Literary Festival, AfroChic Cultural Arts Festival and is currently working a large collaborative arts festival launching in August of 2019.
Luisa Giacometti is a three-time recipient of the City of Toronto Neighbourhood Grant. She is an active volunteer in her community, and is co-chair of the Falstaff Table and the Rustic Community Network. Luisa has vast experience putting together successful local programs and events, hosting events/conferences and facilitating workshops.
When you register, please let us know how many children you will be bringing and their ages. Cheese pizza and apple juice will be provided for the children.
Please note that no childcare is available for this session.
You will leave this training with:
- List of your sponsorship assets
- Sample donation letter
- 30-second elevator pitch
Facilitator: Mike Prosserman
Mike is a professional speaker, coach, consultant and "Bboy" / Breakdancer. Michael founded Unity Charity, an organization that uses Hip Hop to improve youth mental health. Michael built Unity from a group of volunteers to over 80 paid staff reaching over 250,000 youth. Michael has worked with over 200 clients across Canada and internationally. Michael leads EPIC Leadership Support (www.piecez.ca), a social enterprise focused on helping social leaders to grow and thrive.
Please note that childcare will not be provided at this session.
Please note childcare will be available for this session (for kids 3 years and older). When you register, please let us the number of children and their ages. Pizza and apple juice will be provided.
Please note that childcare will be available for this session for kids 3 years and older. When you register, please let us the number of children you are bringing and their ages. Pizza and apple juice will be provided.
Facilitator: Fiona Scott has worked with The Remix Project, City of Toronto, ArtReach, Nia Centre for the Arts, The Laidlaw Foundation, and many other groups and organizations helping them to understand, share and communicate the impact of their projects on communities.