Alumni Connexion

Welcome to Alumni Connexion! This corner of the Loran website is a place for alumni to connect with what is going on around the alumni network and to engage with the work of the Foundation. While you’re here, we hope that you will find ways to maintain your connection to each other and to Loran’s vision of a Canada where young people have the opportunity to imagine, explore, and create the future.

The Campaign

The 30th Anniversary Alumni Fundraising Campaign

Loran’s 30th Anniversary provides us with opportunities to reflect on our history, celebrate our present, and imagine the possibilities for our next 30 years. Alumni demonstrate our belief in Loran’s mission each year by contributing time and money to...

Why I Donate

I started as the Manager of Alumni Relations and Development at the beginning of January and ever since, I’ve been challenged to understand what charitable giving is. That challenge, self-imposed at first, is taking me through a series of thoughts that range from the...

The Program

Could You Hire a Loran Scholar?

Spring is almost here, and sunshine is just around the corner! For Loran Scholars, this means that summer planning is in full swing. They will soon be embarking on a summer work experience that will expand their horizons in one of three different sectors: public...

Congratulate Loran Recipients Where You Live

For the last few years, Loran alumni have helped us to recognize incoming scholars and award recipients in their home communities, through presentations at graduation and award ceremonies. These presentations are opportunities to celebrate the incoming class of...

Reflecting on #RisksForGood

To celebrate 30 years of Loran, we’re having a conversation as a community about taking meaningful risks – the notion not of taking risks for risks’ sake, but of moving outside one’s comfort zone to address needs and improve our communities. We’d love for you,...

The Network

Alumni in the News

We don’t catch everything, so if you find yourself featured in an article, on a blog, or in the media let us know. We’ll happily share your news far and wide! Heather Holland (’98), Executive Director of Peterborough Youth Services, discussed the...

Upcoming Hub Events

There are Alumni Hub Coordinators in 11 cities around the world. These Coordinators plan events that help alumni to stay connected to each other and to the work of the Foundation. Here are the upcoming hub events: Ottawa Hub March 14th @ 5pm — Spring 5-à-7 and Welcome...

Around the Network – February 2019

Each month I’ll let you know what I heard around the network. This is my first attempt at this, so feedback is welcome. Here’s what I noticed in February 2019: Who did I talk to? I’ve decided to publish a list of the scholars that I’ve spent time with each...

Current 2019 Alumni Campaign Total

# of Monthly Donors


2019 Alumni Donor Participation Rate

Hours Volunteered by Alumni (2019 Selections)

# of Alumni Hubs