Archives: SPC: Philanthropy Journal
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Carleton student and CEO offers tips on creating and sustaining a NGO
Babur Jahid is a third-year biology student with a concentration in health sciences at Carleton; he hopes to one day attend medical school. He started You See Clear along with his business partner Rory Jipp and with the support of Carleton’s Born Social fellowship, the non-profit offers eye exams and glasses to rural Afghanistan....
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
A career fighting for children’s rights leads former senator to Carleton
By: Caroline O’Neill The Honourable Landon Pearson’s office, a suite of two rooms, is a testament to her career as an advocate for children’s rights in the Canadian and international communities. A poster on her office door offers a version of United Nations’ Convention on the Rights of the Child in kid-friendly language. Her...