The Executive Director will represent the Foundation and act as principal liaison, in conjunction with the Board Chair, with various constituencies including agencies, NGO’s, donors, sponsors, volunteers, and governments.
A Creative Collaboration Kick Starts the DC Anderson Foundation.
David Anderson’s successful executive career in the mining industry has taken him on assignments throughout the world and has required that he spend a significant amount of time in developing countries.
When the oil company Mary Tidlund founded went bankrupt as a result of the oil bust of 1995, the Calgary native went through one of the darkest periods of her life. Tidlund, after all, had been on a roll.
She's got a smile that can light up a room. It's a well used cliche, but in Mary Tidlund's case, it's pretty darn
Tidlund flashes her incredibly warm and bright smile easily and often, as she sits with one leg tucked
underneath her on the couch of her Canmore home.
When asked how she stays inspired every day to carry out the work of the Mary A. Tidlund Charitable
Foundation, which she started in 1998, her face lights up.
The 13th of October 1995, was a life changing day for Mary Tidlund. She and her three business partners sat in a room in Estevan, Saskatchewan, and listened as a room full of their creditors voted their oil, gas exploration and service company into bankruptcy. Over the past seven years, Mary had
A team of eight Canadians will be working with children of the Pece Community Nursery School in Gulu, Uganda. The area is recovering from the effects of 20 years of war. Most children at the nursery school come from families who have been displaced by the war and were forced to move to Gulu Town.
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Our objectives, through a combination of volunteers and financial funding, are to share and exchange knowledge of health, education, and the alleviation of poverty.
Over one million people directly and indirectly impacted globally
Our vision is to grow and work together as a creative part of our world community, with respect, compassion, understanding, and openness to empower each other.