Her Excellency Philippine Ambassador to Canada Petronila Garcia recently received B3 CEO & Co-Founder Josephine Yam at the Philippine Embassy in Ottawa. Ambassador Garcia commended Josephine, a Filipino immigrant to Canada, for B3’s significant social impact across Canada. The Ambassador also congratulated Josephine for her nomination to the RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards for 2018.
Josephine Yam for the RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards!
Meet Josephine Yam, CEO & Co-Founder of B3 Canada. Learn how her work in B3 is creating positive social impact across Canada!
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Josephine Yam was interviewed by Von Canton and Mahal Hudson of Pinoy Radio, one of the most popular Filipino Canadian broadcast stations. The lively conversation covered Josephine’s struggles as a Canadian immigrant, the social impact that B3 Canada is making across the country and her nomination to the RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards for 2018.
The International Women’s Forum Toronto Chapter invited Josephine Yam, an IWF member herself, to be its guest speaker for its Defining Moments event. The event was held at the beautiful home of Pauline Couture, who also facilitated the intimate event.
Josephine Yam was speaker at the Conference Board of Canada’s Corporate Community Investment Council workshop in Vancouver. She discussed how employees who serve on nonprofit boards can effectively enhance a company’s community engagement and corporate brand.
Josephine Yam was a panelist in the panel of the Toronto Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Board Readiness Program. The discussion focused on strategies on how to search for a board position in the corporate, public and nonprofit sectors. The panelists were (L-R): Godyne Sibay, McCarthy Tétrault; Lisa Heidman, Arlington Partners; Stephanie MacKendrick, Deborah Rosati, Women Get On Board; and Josephine Yam, B3 Canada.
Josephine Yam, CEO of the Environmental Law Centre of Alberta, welcomed guests to the third annual Green Regs and Ham Breakfast event to a sold-out crowd at the University of Calgary. The Commissioner Julie Gelfand, Canada’s Commissioner of Environment and Sustainable Development, was the event’s keynote speaker. Esteemed panelists included Nigel Bankes (Faculty of Law, University of Calgary), Gordon Lambert (Member of the Alberta’s Climate Change Strategy Panel) and Ben Thibault (Director of the Pembina Institute).
Josephine Yam was a panelist in the international panel of the Adapting Canadian Work and Workplaces to Respond to Climate Change workshop. The discussion was entitled: “After Paris: Politics, Climate Change and Labour”.
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