tee-off at GGB's 4th golf tournament - row of players next to cartsGenerously Giving Back's 4th Annual Golf Tournament
June 2019, Izzy Skovberg

Our new volunteer, Izzy, reflects on the golf tournament, and her experience as a volunteer with GGB.

5th annual charity gala - members and volunteers5th Annual Charity Gala
November 2018, Mostafa Moharram

A lot can happen in five years, and in five years, Generously Giving backs’ Charity Gala has become a legacy. I have been to everyone, and have been the MC for three, and from the moment I entered Emperer’s Palace and was greeted by Gabriel Liu’s stunning cello serenade, I knew the night was going to be special.

3rd Annual Charity Golf Tournament
3rd Annual Charity Golf Tournament

June 2018, the GGB Team

Is it going to rain this Sunday? Every year we ask this question. The weather did not fail us again this year. We had a gorgeous sunny 24℃, with hardly any clouds. It was perfect for our golf tournament.

Rural Districts of Nueva Vizcaya, Philippines
Goodwill Ambassador Cristina Para travels to the rural districts of Nueva Vizcaya, Philippines

June 2017, Cristina Para

For this project in the Philippines, I decided to distribute the majority of dedicated funds to a small district called San Fernando, in the province of Nueva Vizcaya. The rest were brought to an even smaller district called Santo Niño, also in the province of Nueva Vizcaya.

GGB's 3rd Annual Charity Dinner
GGB’s 3rd Annual Charity Dinner Was a Resounding Success

November 2016, Shawn Marcil and the GGB Team

The evening was such a great success due to a number of people and amazing new entertainment.

Thank You from GGB Scholarship recipients
Thank Yous from Some of GGB’s Scholarship Recipients

October 2016, the GGB Team

Throughout the month of October, GGB has been receiving thank you letters from our 9 Scholarship recipients in Vietnam.


Generously Giving Back-Packs for Boyle Street's Homeless

March 2015, the GGB Team

A small get together soon became a full house buffet fundraising dinner at Padmanadi as we received so much support for our stuff-a-backpack project for Boyle Street's homeless.

2015-ggb-fundraising-dinner - Blog photo

2nd Annual Fundraising Dinner, What a Fun Night!

November 2015, the GGB Team

Thanks to the tremendous support from our donors, sponsors, and patrons, we have exceeded the amount raised last year!

2015- GGB's blood-drive
First Generously Giving Back Blood Drive

October 2015, the GGB Team

Our first ever blood donor drive was a fabulous success. Over 30+ eager participants woke up early on a Saturday morning of Thanksgiving weekend to go through the two hour screening process to donate blood at Canadian Blood Services (CBS) at their University of Alberta site.

2015 Giving Back in the Phillippines
Giving Back in the Phillippines

September 2015, Cristina Para

Cristina Para, one of Generously Giving Back's Goodwill Ambassador, talks about her decisions and experiences in the Philippines.

2015 Spring Cleaning Garage Sale and Fundraiser
Spring Cleaning Garage Sale and Fundraiser

May 2015, the GGB Team

When May came around, so did the need to remove some clutter from our houses, garages and sheds.

2015 First Fundraising Dinner a Hit
First Fundraising Dinner a Hit!

December 2014, the GGB Team

Our first fundraising dinner was a smashing hit, thanks to the almost 350 people who attended.

2014 just for mom's pedicure
Just for Moms Pedicure Fundraising Event

October, 2014, the GGB Team

An evening out – husband-free, children-free, stress-free – at Mom’s Pedicure Fundraising Event.

Fit & Fab and Inspire Fitness Fundraising Event

September 2014, the GGB Team

Two back to back work out sessions in one fun evening with Beachbody Certified Cherrie-Ann Borres Zem (Fit & Fab) and Kim Borres (Inspire for Fitness).