Gord Bontje
Gift: $500,000
Recipient: A Better World Canada

Purpose: Some of Bontje’s donation has already been used for school projects in Kenya and Rwanda. 
Notable: Bontje, founding partner of Laebon Homes, made the gift as an early celebration of his 60th birthday in 2017. He and his wife Kathy have sponsored dozens of projects through A Better World over the years, donating more than $1 million in all.