Nominate for the 2024 Philanthropy Hall of Fame

The Cape Breton Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Cape Breton Chapter have joined together to call for public nominations for inductees into the Cape Breton Business & Philanthropy Hall of Fame. 

The nominees will be considered for induction based on the following criteria:

  1. Legacy

Has established a philanthropic legacy in Cape Breton through the personal contribution of their treasure, time and talent to the charitable sector over a sustained period of 10 years or more. 

  1. Treasure

This individual has personally made an outstanding financial contribution (one time or cumulatively) of $100,000 or more to the charitable sector. 

Additional consideration will be given to candidates who, in support of meeting the primary criterion above, exhibit one or both of the following criteria:


This individual has a history of being connected to the Cape Breton community through local board service and/or volunteer work. 


The nominee has demonstrated community-mindedness and has contributed to public service or shared economic success within the community. Nominees have contributed to improving the quality of living in our community

*For nominees to be eligible for selection, they must not have been honoured as a recipient of the Cape Breton Business Hall of Fame in the past 5 years.