Philanthropy over lunch

Canadian Club of Victoria hosts philanthropists at next meeting

The Canadian Club of Victoria’s speaker series focuses onĀ  philanthropy Feb. 21.

Judy Dryden will speak about her work delivering bed kits to 15,500 children in Third World countries, as part of Sleeping Children Around the World, an organization founded by her parents.

Also, Sandra Richardson of the Victoria Foundation will talk about how the organization allocates its resources and where it fits in the national philanthropic scene.

The lunch costs $25 and takes place at Comfort Inn, 3020 Blanshard St.

Register by Feb. 16 by calling 250-370-1837.