Carmen Robillard has worked as a Bilingual Program Manager with the Ontario Trillium Foundation for 10 years. She has worked in community engagement for more than 30 years. As Executive Director of Our Children, Our Future / Nos enfants, notre avenir, she ensured the provision of prevention and early intervention programs and services for pregnant women and families with young children. Carmen was a founding member of the Mayor and Council Children First Roundtable in Greater Sudbury and many nonprofits, including Child Care Resources and several child care centres. She was also an active board member of Ontario Prevention Clearinghouse, Centre de formation et de perfectionnement du Grand Sudbury and a member of Canadian Living Foundation Ontario Advisory Committee. Carmen also led national committees to develop tool kits: Valuing Volunteers: A Volunteer Recruitment & Management Took Kit, and the Investment (fundraising) Tool Kit. She delivers workshops in both official languages across Canada. She is a life-long learner. Her 6- word memoir: Be bold! There is no box!