Dave Toycen - "Entrepreneurial Difference-Making"
Dave Toycen spoke about how to get involved in going deeper than simple transactional giving to a transformational experience that promotes partnership and cultivates empowerment of communities around the world. He shared how poverty and solutions to addressing poverty are not just about meeting material needs--but fundamentally about spiritual transformation. As president and chief executive officer of World Vision Canada, Dave Toycen heads Canada's largest humanitarian relief, development and advocacy agency. In his 16 years as president, he has guided the organization into dramatic growth in its efforts to serve the world's poor.