Celebrating 100 years of philanthropy at the ROM
Many of us are familiar with the expression ‘the people make the place’ and nowhere is this truer than at the ROM. The Museum would not be a world-class cultural institution without the generous support of so many individuals, families and corporations. Here are just a few stories of ROM volunteers and donors who have gone above and a beyond. Their support has enabled the ROM to offer extraordinary experiences of science and civilization for close to 100 years.
Sunday, May 26, 2013
A key value for the people of Raymond James is giving back into the communities in which they live and serve clients across Canada.
At 87, Vera Kircheis’ energy and vibrant laugh is infectious. The more time you spend with her, the more apparent her love for art, history and travel becomes.
When John Borovilos talks about the ROM’s collections, his enthusiasm is palpable.
Avid museum-goers, James and Louise Temerty discovered the ROM when they moved to Toronto from Montreal over 35 years ago.