Laurie Buske is the Director of Development with Cuso International. Passionate about the power of philanthropy, she considers it a privilege to guide donors on their giving journey. Laurie seeks to get beyond the numbers and the actions to share with donors the true impact of their gifts. She has experience in major gift fundraising, capital campaigns, direct marketing and legacy and annual giving. She is adept at managing relationships and campaigns, making sure that an organization's fundraising efforts are invested in for the long term. She has worked for organizations such as the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society, The Ottawa Hospital Foundation and United Way Ottawa.