Committee Member – United Way
January 2002 – Paul is a Leadership donor for the United Way and since 2002, Paul has trained the United Way staff and volunteers as part of the Leadership Giving Committee. Paul was also on the board of the Major Gifts Committee for the United Way in 2005 and 2006.
Ottawa Hospital Foundation Presidents Council January 2005 – December 2008
Paul was a member of the President’s Council of the Ottawa Hospital Foundation from 2005 to 2008 where he spearheaded an initiative, known as the Everest Select Initiatives, to raise $500,000 for stem cell research at the Ottawa Hospital. This group was awarded the OHF Philanthropy Group of the Year in 2005.
Ottawa Hospital Board 20 – 20 Cancer Campaign
December 2010. From 2008 to 2010, Paul was on the Ottawa Hospital Board for the 20-20 Cancer Campaign, raising $20m in 20 months.
Fondation Charitable des Ecoles Catholiques du Centre-Est D’Ontario
Board Member January 2011 – August 2013 Paul was on the board of the Fondation charitable des Écoles catholiques du Centre-Est d’Ontario from 2011 to 2013.
La Fondation Paul & Sylvie Vaillancourt Foundation
In 2010, Paul created and presented a full day training program – Prosperity.By Design. – to his fellow Investors Group consultants across Canada. This effort enabled Paul to gift the entire net proceeds of just over $235 000 to the La Fondation Paul & Sylvie Vaillancourt Fondation which in turn will make annual donations to local United Way chapters where the program was held.