People give for many different reasons – to honour a family member, to fulfill a passion, to alleviate the burden of others, or to pay it forward as they themselves once benefited from another’s generosity. Some give millions, some give a few dollars. All donations make a difference.
Judy Dunn celebrates the impact Dalhousie University has had on her family over the years with the McKenzie-Dunn Foundation. “It was our community, our workplace and a home to us over the years,” says Dunn. “That’s a lot for one university to give.”
"There is no greater honour than to give to your family by giving to your community," explains Don Mills, MBA'74. "Dalhousie University changed my life forever. Creating the award and including Dalhousie in my will is a legacy that belongs to my family."