Where Next with Listening?

December 11, 2017 From the President

In her latest blog piece, PFC president, Hilary Pearson, reflects further upon how funders can put listening to action and highlights some holiday reading.

Listen. Learn. Act: Further Reflections on Philanthropic Practice

November 15, 2017 From the President

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.

Listen. Learn. Act.

October 24, 2017 From the President

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.

2017: The Year We Talk About Listening and Belonging?

September 18, 2017 From the President

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?

Thoroughly Modern Charities

August 14, 2017 From the President

What might that look like if Canadian charities and charitable funders were regulated as modern organizations. PFC President, Hilary Pearson contemplates such a world in her latest blog post and outlines the activities that are underway to bring it about.