The Wellspring Leadership Award - remembering Barb Wells

In June 2010, the pharmacy profession lost an exceptional leader and beloved colleague in Barbara A. Wells. The Wellspring Award program, in association with the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy will honour and continue her legacy by fostering personal leadership development in the pharmacy community. 

Since 2012 the Foundation has given out over $80,000 to support 27 individual pharmacists who are are seeking to develop and expand their leadership capabilities on behalf of the profession of pharmacy.

Your donations will allow us to continue supporting leadership in pharmacy.

Thank you!

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$23,550 raised of $50,000 goal

8 months, 3 weeks to go
Fundraiser Ends Dec. 31, 2021
Date Donor Name Charity Name Amount
April 9, 2021, 5:52 p.m. Anonymous THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $250.00
Dec. 31, 2020, 3:50 p.m. Ingrid Sketris THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Dec. 31, 2020, 11:21 a.m. Anne Resnick THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Nov. 9, 2020, 5:51 p.m. Lori Postnikoff THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $25.00
Sept. 6, 2020, 12:54 p.m. Carolyn DITTMAR THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $75.00
May 21, 2020, 3:31 p.m. Robert Pammett THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $250.00
May 6, 2020, 3:06 p.m. Sagona Inc THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $125.00
In support of the Wellspring Pharmacy Leadership Program.
Dec. 17, 2019, 9:54 a.m. Anonymous THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
Oct. 24, 2019, 2:44 p.m. Christina Adams THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $50.00
Oct. 10, 2019, 11:45 a.m. Kim Abbass THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Sept. 16, 2019, 12:46 p.m. Anonymous THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
In memory of Steve Long
Sept. 8, 2019, 2 a.m. Frank and Phyllis Abbott THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Aug. 14, 2019, 6 p.m. Anonymous THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $50.00
In memory of Stephen Long
Aug. 11, 2019, 4:52 p.m. Anonymous THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
In memory of Steve Long
Aug. 7, 2019, 4:10 p.m. Anonymous THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $50.00
In Memory of Steve Long
June 27, 2019, 1:35 p.m. Ms. Jody Ciufo THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
I worked with Barb on a coalition of regulated professions years ago. She made a difference on that coalition & to all who worked with her.
May 31, 2019, 7:22 p.m. Robert Pammett THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $150.00
Dec. 27, 2018, 10:05 a.m. Ms. Jane Penney THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $50.00
Dec. 14, 2018, 12:28 p.m. Jeff Whissell THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
April 14, 2018, 11:27 a.m. Margaret Wing THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
Dec. 30, 2017, 9:16 p.m. Anonymous THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
Dec. 29, 2017, 10:55 a.m. Anonymous THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $250.00
Dec. 16, 2017, 12:06 p.m. Anonymous THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Dec. 7, 2017, 11:48 a.m. Desson Consulting Ltd. THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $300.00
Dec. 6, 2017, 12:06 p.m. Jeff Whissell THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $200.00
Dec. 6, 2017, 11:57 a.m. David Edwards THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $1,000.00
Feb. 14, 2017, 4:20 p.m. Rita Winn THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $250.00
Dec. 22, 2016, 10:13 a.m. Anonymous THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $250.00
Still miss that great lady!
Dec. 21, 2016, 1:23 p.m. Mr. Jeff Whissell THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Dec. 15, 2016, 8:29 p.m. Denise Pelrine THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $50.00
Dec. 15, 2016, 8:25 p.m. Sandra Aylward THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Pleased and proud to continue supporting this award program in Barb's honour.
Oct. 30, 2016, 8:16 p.m. Mr. Douglas Lake THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Happy Birthday from your family
July 27, 2016, 4:27 p.m. Ms. Karen Wolfe THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $400.00
July 22, 2016, 5:09 p.m. Mrs. Kristine Petrasko THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
Good Luck to the Wellspring Award Winners of the future!
July 5, 2016, 10:56 a.m. Dr. David Edwards THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
June 26, 2016, 1:58 p.m. PLOT-Pharmacy Leaders of Tomorrow THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $50.00
Thank you CFP for your invest in us! With out you this would not have been possible. Pharmacy Leaders of Tomorrow (PLoT) Steering Committee
May 26, 2016, 8:54 p.m. Mr. Douglas Lake THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Feb. 12, 2016, 7:43 p.m. Mr. & Mrs. Frank and Phyllis Abbott THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Dec. 16, 2015, 5:46 p.m. Mr. Jeff Whissell THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Oct. 29, 2015, 8:56 p.m. Mr. Douglas Lake THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Oct. 9, 2015, 12:15 a.m. Mr. Douglas Lake THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Oct. 6, 2015, 2:11 p.m. Mr. Brian Stowe THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $200.00
June 8, 2015, 8:58 p.m. Mr. Douglas Lake THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
March 19, 2015, 6:14 p.m. Dr. Frank Abbott THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Dec. 16, 2014, 2:15 p.m. Mr. Douglas Lake THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Dec. 12, 2014, 12:55 p.m. Anonymous THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Oct. 25, 2014, 8:45 p.m. Mr. Douglas Lake THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Sept. 22, 2014, 1:28 p.m. Karen Wolfe THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
July 4, 2014, 10:10 p.m. Mr. Douglas Lake THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
In memory of my father Gordon Lake Sr. who passed away on June 27, 2014 in Peterborough, Ontario at 92 years of age. Father of Barbara Wells.
June 9, 2014, 9:02 p.m. Mr. Douglas Lake THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Oct. 27, 2013, 10:13 p.m. Mr. Douglas Lake THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Aug. 15, 2013, 4:55 p.m. Mr. Doug Lake THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
April 3, 2013, 5:32 p.m. Mrs. Kristine Petrasko THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $250.00
Dec. 31, 2012, 8:33 p.m. Nancy McBean THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Dec. 15, 2012, 2:41 p.m. Mr. Doug Lake THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
At Christmas in memory of a dear sister.
Dec. 5, 2012, 10:24 a.m. Ms. Nancy MacDonald THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Dec. 2, 2012, 1:45 p.m. Mr. Doug Lake THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
June 15, 2012, 1:58 p.m. Ms. Myrella Roy THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $250.00
June 12, 2012, 2:34 p.m. Anonymous THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $50.00
March 21, 2012, 7:27 p.m. Mrs. Kristine Petrasko THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Nov. 26, 2011, 4:55 p.m. Mrs. Elizabeth Lake THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
Gord and Liz Geoffrey, Jonathan and Cathleen Lake
Nov. 16, 2011, 11:44 p.m. Mr. Doug Lake THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Aug. 30, 2011, 12:56 p.m. Anonymous THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
She was one of a kind. We miss her.
July 21, 2011, 9:09 p.m. Mr. B.E. (Bev) Allen THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
A gift for a worthy cause for a very special friend, Bev Allen
July 21, 2011, 1:10 p.m. Mr. Donald Rowe THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $250.00
Barb was a rare personality in our profession and her passing was a loss not only to Jamie and Arden, to to all of us who knew and appreciated her.
July 18, 2011, 10:04 p.m. Mr. David Skinner THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
In memory of Barb Wells
July 18, 2011, 1:23 p.m. Mr. & Mrs. Richard and MaryAnne Eppel THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
June 20, 2011, 9:04 a.m. Ms. Janet Cooper THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $250.00
June 19, 2011, 12:22 p.m. Sandra Aylward THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
Proud to be part of the Wellspring Pharmacy Leadership Awards. Our lives are richer and more meaningful because Barb was our friend and colleague.
June 17, 2011, 7:43 p.m. Ms. Laurie Pelly THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
A fitting tribute to a wonderful person. Barbara had boundless energy for her work and for others.
June 17, 2011, 11:38 a.m. Heather Dawson THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $50.00
June 15, 2011, 10:22 a.m. Dr. Frank Abbott THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
I am pleased to be able to contribute to this worthy fund in honor of Barbara. Frank.
June 9, 2011, 9:05 a.m. AstraZeneca Canada THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $1,000.00
On behalf of AstraZeneca, we support the Wellspring Leadership Award in celebration of Barbara Wells. Rita Egan Jeffery Sleep Alana Pentney
June 7, 2011, 8:10 a.m. Mrs. Arlene Crane THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
June 6, 2011, 6:33 p.m. Ms. Myrella Roy THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
June 1, 2011, 11:20 a.m. Ms. Susan Wedlake THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
Barb made a remarkable contrib'n to pharmacy but the legacy that we’ll cherish is how she was able to make each and every one of us feel so special.
May 31, 2011, 1:46 p.m. Medical Pharmacies Group Limited THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $1,000.00
In memory of Barb and her great contributions to the profession of pharmacy. With thanks.
May 31, 2011, 6:45 a.m. Mr. & Mrs. Carole and Michael McKiee THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
Barbara's contributions to pharmacy and to our personal lives will not be forgotten. Thank you for creating this Award.
May 30, 2011, 9:56 a.m. Winslade Consultants THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
Wellspring - what a perfect name for this award.
May 26, 2011, 3:10 p.m. Mr. Ronald Guse THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $150.00
May 24, 2011, 8:08 p.m. Rita Winn THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
What a fitting way to remember your spirit and passion. Thank You
May 24, 2011, 12:44 p.m. Ms. Margot Priddle THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $50.00
May 18, 2011, 10:36 p.m. Ms. Jane Farnham THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
Barb's beautiful spirit lives on in our hearts.
May 17, 2011, 4:31 p.m. Richard Mayrand THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $75.00
May 16, 2011, 6:09 p.m. Mr. Mark Dickson THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
Barb was one of a kind. This award will not only honour her memory but also foster leadership in her grand style.
May 16, 2011, 4:08 p.m. Mrs. Carolyn Bornstein THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $250.00
What a wonderful tribute to Barb and her outstanding contributions to the profession of pharmacy!
May 16, 2011, 2:30 p.m. Remedy Drug Store Company Inc. THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
May 16, 2011, 11:10 a.m. Mrs. Neila Auld THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
I am so disappointed I cannot attend. It is the same date as my son's high school graduation. I will certainly be thinking of Barb, Jamie and Arden.
May 16, 2011, 7:23 a.m. Karen Graham THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
What a worthy undertaking! I will be thinking of Barbara and all of her amazing friends on June 20th.
May 10, 2011, 11:28 a.m. Nadine Saby THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $250.00
May 6, 2011, 12:35 p.m. Linda Lytle THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
I regret that I won't be able to attend the June 20 event, but I'll be thinking of Barb and her enormous contributions as the ceremonies unfold.
April 27, 2011, 7:37 a.m. Diane Brideau-Laughlin THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $100.00
Barb had vision and heart. A loss to all of us.
April 18, 2011, 11:48 a.m. parkash ragsdale THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $50.00
April 18, 2011, 11:23 a.m. uniPHARM Wholesale Drugs Ltd. THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
April 15, 2011, 6:41 p.m. Ms. Marnie Mitchell THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
April 15, 2011, 10:17 a.m. Ms. Anne Resnick THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
In gratitude.
April 14, 2011, 10:56 p.m. Ms. Karen Wolfe THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00
April 14, 2011, 1:33 p.m. Mr. Marshall Moleschi THE CANADIAN FOUNDATION FOR PHARMACY/LA FONDATION CANADIENNE $500.00