November 12th - 13th, 2018
08:00 AM - 06:00 PM ET
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Founder & CEO, Canada's Children's Hospital Foundations
Mark Hierlihy found his calling in causes and philanthropy over 20 years ago at a new hospital foundation in small town Canada. He has always been passionate about helping others and says his personal mission is “to be a constant positive influence on everyone I meet.”
Mark is the inaugural president & CEO of Canada’s Children’s Hospital Foundations, a new collaboration of the 13 children’s hospitals in Canada – which in 2017 assumed responsibility for the Children’s Miracle Network in Canada and began a significant expansion and diversification of fundraising campaigns for children’s health in Canada.
Throughout Mark’s career he has driven change and increased integration of fundraising in hospitals, national health, sports, the arts, mental health and other causes. He was founder of causemark and author of the causemark blog.
Mark has also served in various senior volunteer roles at the Association of Fundraising Professionals, and co-founded AFP D3: Debate. Debunk. Delight, a forum for charity executives from across Canada. He is a frequent speaker at corporate and charity conferences.