CALL 703.748.5828

Special Guests

Ela Landegger

Canadian Red Cross, Co-Founder of the Tiffany Circle of Canada

The Tiffany Circle is a worldwide membership of women business leaders who support the Red Cross. The organization started right here in our Metro area by 2 women only 8 years ago.   The Tiffany Circle now includes 780 members in 5 countries. 
To date, Tiffany Circle members are responsible for raising a collective $60M for the American Red Cross. 

Ela was born in New York to Polish immigrants and raised on three continents.  You might describe her as a Renaissance woman with diverse life experiences.  She speaks 4 languages; holds degrees in Economics and French.  Her professional career included PR and Marketing Event Management, Finance and Home building – having built over 100 homes.

As a gal who benefited from the care she received from the Red Cross in her darkest hour;  Ela has come full circle.  She will share her multi-generational story which spans 4 continents and three generations of involvement and passion for the effective and efficient work and services of the Red Cross.

Like many of us,  Ela is a busy mom who finds time to get involved in what she calls her second career – as a volunteer and philanthropist.  Having served as:

  • President of two Junior Leagues, In Tarrytown, NY and in Toronto, Canada
  • Chair for The Polish Assistance
  • President of The American Women’s Club of Oakville (Ontario)
  • and is plays an active roll in her community, church and as a board member for several non-profits.