The Max Bell Foundation: Establish a New School of Public Policy at McGill University

November 17, 2017 Members, PFC

Max Bell Foundation is pleased to announce it has invested $10-million at McGill University to establish a new school of public policy. The School will reside in McGill’s Faculty of Arts.

The Metcalf Foundation: Launches Second Toronto Sector Skills Academy

November 17, 2017 Members, PFC

In partnership with the Aspen Institute, the Metcalf Foundation announces the launch of the second Toronto Sector Skills Academy (TSSA).

The Medavie Foundation: Supporting Post-Secondary Mental Health in Atlantic Canada

November 17, 2017 Members, PFC

In October, The Medavie Foundation announced their support for the Association of Atlantic Universities and a Regional Mental Health Community of Practice Coordinator.

The Azrieli Foundation: $16 M Gift for New Autism Research Centre & $11 million gift for CAMH

November 17, 2017 Members, PFC

On October 23rd, McGill University announced the creation of the Azrieli Center for Autism Research (ACAR). On Nov 6th, The Azrieli Foundation announced an 11 million gift to create a new research centre, the Azrieli Centre for Neuro-Radiochemistry. 

Burns Memorial Fund and Max Bell Foundation: Announce Fellowship Appointments

November 17, 2017 Members, PFC

Burns Memorial Fund and Max Bell Foundation are pleased to announce the appointment of Nancy Reynolds and Suzanne Tough as Senior Policy Fellows. This jointly-funded fellowship is in support of evidence-based public policy to improve outcomes for vulnerable children and youth.