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 and  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. 

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Established in 2017, our Board of Directors 

are appointed for three year terms and

 serve without remuneration. They come from diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives.   

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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. 


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