PFC is a member association of Canadian grantmakers, including private and public foundations, charities and corporations.
Good news for foundations in the 2015 federal budget
PFC welcomes the federal budget announcement by the Minister of Finance that charities will now be allowed to invest in limited partnerships. This change will enable foundations and other charities to diversify their portfolio risk and optimize their returns for the benefit of the community.
April 29, 2015, 1:00 – 2:30pm ET
Webinar: Digital Data: The Possibilities for Philanthropic Collaboration
What’s Happening in Philanthropy
Srik Gopal, a consultant at FSG, writes in the Stanford Social Innovation Review that “a traditional approach to evaluation—assessing specific effects of a defined program according to a set of pre-determined outcomes, often in a way that connects those outcomes back to the initiative—is increasingly falling short.