Canadian Federation for Citizenship

About Us


Canadian Federation for Citizenship

was established during Canada's 

150th Anniversary of Confederation.  

It aims to engage citizens of Canada 

to develop homegrown leadership 

through active citizenship.

Vision of CFC


Founded by 

Jenny Gulamani-Abdulla, JD 


Ghalib Abdulla, CPA 

during Canada's Sesquicentennial, 

CFC works to ensure that all residents of Canada are embraced, included 

and respected to participate in

 Canada’s progress.

Read Our Message


Established in 2017, 

our Board of Directors

are appointed from across Canada 

and serve without remuneration

for three year terms.  

Coming Soon

Our Programs

Homegrown Leadership Symposium

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Shaping Our Canadian Identity Initiative

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Leisure Access Pass Scheme

Coming soon

"It is through Citizenship that we shape our nation."

Jenny Gulamani-Abdulla at the Business and Professional Women's Leadership Symposium in Saskatoon (BPW Saskatoon). Thank you to the Diefenbaker Centre for capturing this and tweeting it out as "inspiring words to start".


In 2013, Jenny Gulamani-Abdulla was titled 

Top 100: One of Canada's Most Powerful Women

by the Women's Executive Network. 


Help us build CFC from the ground up and be among the first to know about our developments.

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Canadian Federation For Citizenship