Help save lives this holiday season
Gilles Marcotte holds a Master degree in Commerce from Université de Sherbrooke and is a member of Ordre des comptables agréés du Québec. He is a retired associate from KPMG, an expert accounting firm. From November 2005 to October 2009, he was a municipal councillor in Quebec City and President of Réseau de transport de la Capitale.
Mr Marcotte has always been involved in the community. He is a member of the Rotary Club of Québec-Est. He has chaired the boards of directors of Caisse populaire Desjardins in Charlesbourg and Orchestre symphonique de Québec.
“I am very happy to put my know-how to work for the Canadian Cancer Society.”
It was very important that the fundraiser be in honour of my uncle, because it’s a great way to show our support for him.
Establishing a national caregivers strategy
The Canadian Cancer Society is actively lobbying the federal government to establish a national caregivers strategy to ensure there is more financial support for this important group of people.