Grantmaking Roundtable, Toronto

June 14, 6:00 – 9:00pm, Adega Restaurant

June 15, 8:30am – 4:30pm, Centre for Social Innovation

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Join us for this unique networking opportunity, the 2017 Grantmaking Roundtable.

Are you interested in learning more about grantmaking? What you need to know to make an effective grant? How to go about choosing a focus, reviewing grant applications and helping your Board make good grant decisions?

  • Share your grantmaking experiences with your peers from your region and across the country;
  • Get insights about the five stages in the grantmaking cycle;
  • Exchange ideas to collaborate

This is a full day on June 15, 2017, of peer exchange, examples of good grantmaking practice, sharing of new ideas, and networking. It begins with a dinner on June 14, 6:00 – 9:00 pm.


Includes all materials, meals, and processing fees. We are pleased to offer member pricing to members of CFC and CEGN. Please simply register as a PFC member.

$305 for members
$356 non-members

Patrick Johnston

patrick-johnston-160The author of Good Grantmaking: A Guide for Canadian Foundations, Patrick Johnston is an experienced grant maker. He is a former President and CEO of the Walter and Duncan Gordon Foundation and a past President and CEO of the Canadian Centre for Philanthropy (now ImagineCanada). A former Board member of Philanthropic Foundations Canada and the Council on Foundations, Patrick currently serves as a Director of the Lawson Foundation. In 2014, Patrick was appointed to the Order of Canada in recognition of his contributions to the charitable and philanthropic sectors.

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