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The Creating Capital Connections Conference

April 15, 2013

Governor General to deliver opening address at
the Creating Capital Connections Conference

OTTAWA—His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, will deliver the opening address at the “Creating Capital Connections Conference” on Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at 8:15 a.m., at the Hilton Lac-Leamy, in Gatineau, Quebec.

On this occasion, His Excellency will highlight the importance of philanthropy as well as the work of the Canadian Association of Gift Planners. 

About the Creating Capital Connections Conference:
The Creating Capital Connections Conference, which is hosted by the Canadian Association of Gift Planners, will serve as an education event for gift planners, fundraisers, and professional advisors from across Canada.

The mandate of the Canadian Association of Gift Planners is to support philanthropy by fostering the development and growth of gift planning. The Association creates awareness, provides education and is an advocate for charitable giving. For more information on the Creating Capital Connections Conference and the Canadian Association of Gift Planners, please visit:


Media information:
Melanie Villeneuve
Rideau Hall Press Office

For all information relating to the “Creating Capital Connections Conference,” please contact:
Paul Renaud
National Communications Coordinator
613-232-7991 ext: 3 

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