Recognized as Top Charity in Canada

Published by Maclean's, Trails ranked 2nd in the youth category and 4th overall of Canada's Best Charities. The Canada's Best Charities 2020 list helps Canadians evaluate where to allocate charity contributions. Our inclusion on this highly respected list validates Trails impact with a 95% grade. The Charity Intelligence assessment investigates financial metrics and transparency, rewarding those with the most effective use of donations.

Paul Brink

Revenue Generation

Paul Brink is the SVP Business Development for Franco-Nevada Corporation. For the last two decades he has been active on Bay Street as an investment banker, entrepreneur and in the mining sector.

He has been exposed to the difficulties faced by youth at risk and believes passionately that support for vulnerable youth can make a meaningful difference to their lives and to the communities that comprise Toronto. Paul is a United Way Major Donor.


Oxford University - MPhil in Management Studies

University of Witwatersrand - BSc (Honours) in Mechanical Engineering

Franco-Nevada - Senior Vice President, Business Development