Your trust matters. We are committed to pursuing the highest standards of transparency, accountability, and integrity.
Independent OversightAnnual budget approved by an independent board of directors.
Internal ChecksStrong internal financial controls reviewed annually by the board of directors.
Audited StatementsFinancial statements audited annually by an independent accounting firm.
Board of Directors
Claire Carver-DiasBoard Chair
Executive Coach, Olympic Medalist, and University Lecturer
Ken ChristyVice Board Chair
Retired, career in management, technology & financial services
Karen BirdPast Chair
Christian Speaker, Seminary TA
Sebastian MenciaBoard Member
Relationship Manager, Northresults
Kate LeyenaarBoard Member
Senior Advisor, Parliamentary Affairs, Public Safety Canada
Pumi MoyoBoard Member
Sourcing Manager, Global Operations, BMO Financial Group
Silas HaddadBoard Member
Client Relationship Manager, Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions Canada
Restricted Gift Policy
Spending of funds is confined to programs and projects approved by Hope Story. Each restricted contribution designated towards such an approved program or project will be used as designated with the understanding that when the need for such a program or project has been met, or cannot be completed for any reason as determined by Hope Story, the remaining restricted contributions will be used where needed most.