Campbell & Haliburton is a locally owned Regina insurance company, and we are proud to be present in the same city that we started in more than 50 years ago!! Being part of the Regina community is one of the most important values of our company. In our latest blog post, we share the exciting news that our president John Grant has been announced as the recipient of the Association of Fundraising Professionals – South Saskatchewan Chapter, 2021 Outstanding Community Partner Award!
National Philanthropy Day® (NPD) is a special day set aside to recognize the great contributions of philanthropy in our community. The Association of Fundraising Professionals has adapted its celebrations from a one-day, in-person gathering, to a week-long virtual celebration which will happen November 15-19, 2021.
” Congratulations! On behalf of the Association of Fundraising Professionals – South Saskatchewan Chapter, I am pleased to inform you that you have been recognized as this year’s Outstanding Community Partner. This year marks the 20th year of celebrating National Philanthropy Day and we are forever grateful to all who generously give their time, talent, and treasures to better our community. This event will show appreciation for all that has been accomplished in the name of giving within our community and allow us to connect in a unique and innovative way. Throughout the month of November, each nominee will be profiled on our AFP webpage and social media channels capturing their extraordinary stories. ” – Trina Owens -National Philanthropy Day Event Chairs, 2021
” To state that John Grant has made a difference to NCFC would be a huge understatement. John Grant’s personal commitment and dedication to our youth and families, and to the community are beyond measure. John’s long-term commitment and investment in NCFC will have a lasting impact for generations to come and is making a tremendous difference in improving the quality of life for many residents in Regina’s North Central.
John Grant is a visionary and deeply committed to providing opportunities that benefit all members of society. John is an extraordinary, community-minded individual that not only embraced and supports our children and youth at NCFC but has inspired his many employees at Campbell and Halliburton to become personally involved.
John is passionate about creating opportunities and a path for success for people living in social exclusion. His dedication and ongoing commitment to our children and families make him a unique and outstanding individual. “
Sandy Wankel, Founder, North Central Family Centre.
” When my family arrived in Regina under refugee status from Sierra Leone, John and his family welcomed into their family as one of their own. Over the years John has mentored my teenage sons, provided work and recreational opportunities, and helped us assimilate into Canadian society. ” Sia Sam, Mother of Tewa, Fayia, Etienne – Newcomer Family
“John Grant is the perfect example of a community leader encouraging others to get involved and give back to society. As a member of the Queen City Marathon Board, I worked with John through the Campbell and Halliburton sponsorship of the 5K Marathon, and as the coordinator for the volunteer Campbell and Halliburton Aid Station.” – Ben Hernando, Past Member of the QCM