Samantha Nutt is an award-winning humanitarian, bestselling author and acclaimed public speaker. A medical doctor and a founder of the renowned international humanitarian organization War Child, Dr. Nutt has worked with children and their families at the frontline of many of the world’s major crises – from Iraq to Afghanistan, Somalia to the Democratic Republic of Congo, and Sierra Leone to Darfur, Sudan. A leading authority on current affairs, war, international aid and foreign policy, Dr Nutt is one of the most intrepid and recognized voices in the humanitarian arena and is amongst the most sought-after public speakers in North America. With a career that has spanned more than two decades and dozens of conflict zones, her international work has benefited hundreds of thousands of war-affected children globally.
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Giving Hearts Awards
Recognize and celebrate the individuals and organization volunteers, leaders, fundraisers, philanthropists, and youth that make a difference to your organization and to the social profit community.
2018 Giving Hearts Awards Recipients
Volunteer Fundraiser - Donald Lindsay
Youth Philanthropist - D2D Destiny Foundation
Corporation (more than 50 employees) - iA Financial Group
Small Business (50 employees or less) - Fusion Projects
Professional Fundraiser - Candice Tsang, Vice President, Leadership Giving at VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation