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Future Fund Ambassador: Kayla Alexander

Future Fund Ambassador: Kayla Alexander

Professional basketball player and Olympian, Kayla Alexander, found her confidence on the court. Off the court, she is committed to helping girls and women find their confidence, too. Read on to learn how she’s doing so through her company, Tall Size, and children’s book and new business of the same...

17-minute read
Future Fund Ambassador: Janine Rogan

Future Fund Ambassador: Janine Rogan

Janine is an author and financial expert empowering women to build wealth through financial literacy. When girls are empowered with financial knowledge, they have the confidence to navigate adulthood with resilience, become leaders in their communities, and pursue entrepreneurship. Read on to see how Janine is shaping the next generation...

7-minute read
Future Fund Ambassador: Mallory Rowan

Future Fund Ambassador: Mallory Rowan

Mallory knows what it takes to build a thriving business—three of them, in fact. As a serial entrepreneur, personal development content creator, and business coach, Mallory empowers other entrepreneurs by equipping them with business, finance, and habit tools. Read on to see the important role business and financial literacy play...

6-minute read
Future Fund Ambassador: Laura Stacey

Future Fund Ambassador: Laura Stacey

Laura Stacey is a two-time Olympian and a member of the Canadian women’s national ice hockey team. She comes from a lineage of accomplished hockey players who inspired her participation in the sport from the age of four. Understanding the importance of sport at a young age, Laura advocates for...

7-minute read
Future Fund Ambassador: Larissa Franklin

Future Fund Ambassador: Larissa Franklin

Larissa Franklin started as a young aspiring athlete and became a professional softball player and Olympian. Between practices, Larissa is completing her Master’s in Management Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the Smith School of Business. Also an accomplished keynote speaker, Larissa speaks of transforming your mindset to overcome obstacles, relating it...

6-minute read
Poppy Perks Community Profile: Erica P.

Poppy Perks Community Profile: Erica P.

You might know Poppy Perks as our loyalty program. But to all of us at Poppy Barley, Poppy Perks Members are a group of incredible people we get to celebrate. It is a reminder to put our community at the centre of our focus, and to recognize that we are...

2-minute read
Poppy Perks Community Profile: Jen F.

Poppy Perks Community Profile: Jen F.

You might know Poppy Perks as our loyalty program. But to all of us at Poppy Barley, Poppy Perks Members are a group of incredible people we get to celebrate. It is a reminder to put our community at the centre of our focus, and to recognize that we are...

3-minute read
Poppy Perks Community Profile: Alyzée S.

Poppy Perks Community Profile: Alyzée S.

You might know Poppy Perks as our loyalty program. But to all of us at Poppy Barley, Poppy Perks Members are a group of incredible people we get to celebrate. It is a reminder to put our community at the centre of our focus, and to recognize that we are...

1-minute read
Poppy Perks Community Profile: Becca R.

Poppy Perks Community Profile: Becca R.

You might know Poppy Perks as our loyalty program. But to all of us at Poppy Barley, Poppy Perks Members are a group of incredible people we get to celebrate. It is a reminder to put our community at the centre of our focus, and to recognize that we are...

3-minute read