Karen Harkins

Acting Community Cultural Coordinator at City of Toronto


Why CAN Fund? 
I love the idea of helping athletes. I believe sport is important. Plus I think the stories/struggles and accomplishments behind each athlete is inspirational. Great role models for kids and girls especially. 

Favourite quote or words to live by.
“If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else.” – Booker T Washington.

Share 2-3 things you are grateful for.
My family, friends and good health. 

What is the best advice you have ever received? 
If you sit around and wait for others to be ready, you will never do anything.

Biggest lesson you have learned to get to where you are today? 
Believe in yourself.

Why are you proud to be Canadian? 
Best Country in the world.