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Dan with the Grey Cup.

An Uncle’s Legacy

Dan Maloney passed away at age 69 after a nearly 10-year battle with colon cancer. Thanks to a generous donation left in his will, Dan continues to make a vital difference for patients.

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A Legacy From The Heart

Carl Gustaw of Thunder Bay was 46 years old when he suffered from sudden chest pains in 2007. To make matters even more dangerous, he was working on top of a roof when it hit.

A young girl at a stand selling fresh lemonade.

How Do You Teach Your Children To Be Philanthropic?

Teaching children to be philanthropic can be difficult, particularly with their limited personal financial resources. However, being philanthropic can be extremely gratifying for young people.

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Disabled Beneficiary – Henson Trusts

A Henson Trust is a form of absolute discretionary trust, in which the funds are managed for the disabled individual – usually over the course of their lifetime – without the individual ever having a vested right to the income or capital.

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A Tale of Two Wills

The following article was written by Bilal Mirza, a member of our Gift Planning Services Committee Read more

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Lasting Legacy Helps End-of-Life Patients

Stephanie McManus passed away nearly two years ago, but she continues to share a special connection with patients and staff at Hamilton General Hospital. Read more

Dr. Hal Hirte smiling at Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre with xrays on a screen behind him

Leading by Example

Making a real difference in other people’s lives. That is what motivates and excites Dr. Holger “Hal” Hirte every day. Read more