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Valued supporters of the Rotman School of Management catalyze our impact and create value for business and society. Through the generosity and vision of this powerful community, we are advancing the frontiers of management thinking, delivering transformational management education and taking insight to impact.


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Empowering future leaders: Alum’s legacy to leave a lasting impact

May 2024

When Suzanne (MBA ’82) and her husband George began reflecting on the things, people and places that changed their lives, Suzanne’s education was top of mind.

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Celebrating National Volunteer Week 2024

April 2024

As communities across the country celebrate National Volunteer Week this week, April 14–20, Rotman applauds its community of ambassadors and volunteers who tirelessly support the School’s continued ascent as one of Canada’s premier business schools.

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Nancy Chen, Damien Deng and CJ Yoannou

A gift honouring John A. Tory awards the inaugural JD/MBA student recipients

January 2024

Canadian lawyer and influential business leader John A. Tory’s legacy lives on through the accomplishments of the three inaugural John A. Tory JD/MBA Scholars, who were awarded the honour this fall.

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Rotman Impact Report 2022-2023

Rotman Impact Report 2022-2023

August 2023

Our latest Rotman Impact Report is here, showcasing our unwavering commitment to innovation, collaboration and growth. Get ready to be inspired by the people who come here to learn, teach and support us.

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More donor impact stories

August 2022 | Rotman Impact Report 2021-2022

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July 2022 | "You learn to pay it forward.” Rotman Commerce ’68 grads on their class scholarship

Members of the BCOM Class of 1968 sat down to talk to us about founding The Building Canadian Leaders: Class of 1968 Scholarship in Rotman Commerce.

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November 2021 | “Gender inequality is one of the top issues we have to solve” — LinkedIn’s Jonathan Lister on his support of GATE

LinkedIn’s Jonathan Lister, MBA '00 on his support of GATE. Read more »

September 2021 | Rotman Impact Report 2020–2021

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March 2021 | Thank you for your generosity: a video message

On behalf of our students, alumni, faculty and staff at the Rotman School of Management, thank you for investing in tomorrow’s leaders and inspiring a better future. Learn more and watch the video »

February 2021 | At the Centre of the Issues that Matter Most

The 2020 Rotman Investors' Report. Read more »

February 2021 | TD Wealth and Behavioural Economics in Action at Rotman (BEAR) renew collaboration

The partnership is helping to uncover key financial blind spots. Read more »

2020 Stories

November 2020 | Rotman family supports new financial-market inspired PPE platform

CovidPPEHelp breaks down the PPE supply chain bottleneck, connecting Canadian customers and suppliers through an easy-to-use marketplace. Read more »

October 2020 | The Class of 1967 Scholarship

Rotman Class of 1967 Gives Back with Student Scholarship. Read more »

September 2020 | The RACBC Scholarship

Laidlaw Foundation supports Black students at Rotman with new scholarship. Read more »

September 2020 | LEADS Mentorship

Rotman expands its mentorship opportunities with new gift from Richard Nesbitt and Lucy Lawlor. Read more »

July 2020 | The Rotman alumni community is geared for impact

Rotman Advancement's new Executive Director Linda Dudek talks resilience, leadership and community. Read more »

March 2020 | Catalyzing Impact: Rotman Investors’ Report 2019

See how donors like you are helping catalyze our impact. Read more »

March 2020 | Not business as usual

If you believe gender inequality stems from women avoiding risk and needing to "lean in," you would be wrong. Read more »

March 2020 | A seat at the table

David R. Smith was surprised when a client told him a Rotman student had just joined his organization's board. Read more »

March 2020 | Data savvy

After Rotman alumna Cindy Liu got a job as an analyst for a marketing tech company, she realized she was missing something. Read more »

March 2020 | Unbottled talent

MBA student Michelle Molas was working as a marketing manager for Google when inspiration struck. Read more »

2019 Stories

January 2019 | Banking on Partnership

From innovative collaborations with students to major financial support for our centres, institutes and labs, Scotiabank is strategically investing its philanthropic dollars in the next generation of young leaders. Our multi-faceted relationship fuels innovation and learning while connecting the bank with emerging talent. Read more »

January 2019 | Quest for Excellence

The TorQuest Scholars Award was created in 2018 by a group of partners at TorQuest, a leading Canadian private equity firm; most are Rotman alumni who want to give back to the School that helped lay the foundations of their success. Read more »

January 2019 | Strong returns

Every year, more than 300 alumni and friends make a financial gift to the School. We talked to three of them about why they give back after graduation. Read more »

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