"The future belongs in the hands of our children. Let's challenge them to live and love life with empathy."
Stefanie Shute President & Founder
"I believe The Empathy Factory has the ability to affect the lives of Canadians in a positive way and it's an exciting thing to be part of."
Matt Corkum Vice President
"Our youth are our future, and if we can inspire them and provide them with opportunities to open their minds and expand their souls, I truly believe our world will become a much better place. I am honoured to be part of a movement that is aimed towards teaching our future leaders about the importance and benefits of empathy."
Sandi Fitzsimmons Treasurer
"I believe by valuing empathy in others and holding empathy within our own value set we will bring enlightenment into our communities. Empathy is a soft skill, found in your core. Factory is an industrial place, where things get done. The concept is quite clever, and compelling."
Jacinda Jennings Secretary
"I volunteer and love being on the board because providing children and youth with the knowledge and power to positively affect the world is one of the most important and rewarding experiences I've had and continue to have."
Sarah Ferguson Director
"As a mother, daughter, sister, wife, friend, teacher, volunteer, and yoga instructor, empathy is the key message in everything I do! If we can all live through empathy, then we will value each human being equally and show compassion, understanding, love and peace to each other."