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Moving Beyond Good Intentions

Jillian Witt Community Engagement Consultant for The Philanthropist, explores some of the common threads regarding self-reflection and shifting power asked of funders at the PFC Symposium in Montreal in October 2017.

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From the President

Listen. Learn. Act: Further Reflections on Philanthropic Practice

In her latest blog piece, PFC president, Hilary Pearson, reflects further upon the “community of practice” that has developed over the years through various PFC Fall events.

November 15, 20170

Listen. Learn. Act.

In her latest blog piece, PFC President, Hilary Pearson, highlights some of the lessons learned about listening and learning effectively as funders that were shared during the 2017 PFC Symposium in Montreal on October 17 and 18.

October 24, 20170

2017: The Year We Talk About Listening and Belonging?

Despite Canada’s favourable global attention in 2017, PFC President, Hilary Pearson, questions if our supposed social harmony is as harmonious as all that and what is organized philanthropy’s role in moderating the pressures and conflicts brought about by urbanization and immigration, in her latest blog post?

September 18, 20170

Guest Posts

Moving Beyond Good Intentions

Jillian Witt Community Engagement Consultant for The Philanthropist, explores some of the common threads regarding self-reflection and shifting power asked of funders at the PFC Symposium in Montreal in October 2017.

November 15, 20170

The Magic of Listening

Former CKX Philanthropy Fellow and Managing Partner at Active Philanthropy and Beyond Philanthropy, Michael Alberg-Seberich, shares his insights about the unique state of philanthropy in Canada as observed from conversations at the 2017 PFC Symposium.

October 26, 20170

Let’s Take a Walk – Canada’s Philanthropy Support Landscape

CKX Philanthropy Fellow, Michael Alberg-Seberich, invites you to accompany him on a a short, imaginary walk through the philanthropy support landscape.

September 13, 20170

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