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Welcome to this space for dedicated resources on foundation management and grantmaking exclusively for PFC members. You will find here materials on every aspect of foundation management. You also have access to a directory to the membership, and information about the governance, policies and work of PFC.



The Catherine Donnelly Foundation: Launches Righting Relations: Adult Education for Social Change Website

The aim of the website is to strengthen the capacity of adult education to bring about radical social change through political and economic literacy.

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The Neptis Foundation: Marcy Burchfield appears on TVO Agenda to discuss transit equity

Marcy Burchfield, Executive Director of the Neptis Foundation, appeared on the TVO show The Agenda with Steve Paikin to discuss transit equity and the question of whether public transit is similar to a social service or a public utility.

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The Lawson Foundation: Announces $2.6 Million in Diabetes Funding

The Lawson Foundation announced $2.6 million in funding for twelve projects focusing on the prevention and management of diabetes for children and youth.

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The Claudine and Stephen Bronfman Family Foundation: REPORT: Acting On The Environment – Youth Environmental Engagement and The C-VERT Experience

This French-language report describes the process behind and the impact of a pioneering program to engage youth in environmental issues in Quebec.

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The Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation: A Series of Special Newsletters

In the coming weeks, The Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation will publish a series of special newsletters that address issues highly relevant to the current context, like national security, immigration and refugee policy, the treatment of minorities and pluralism.

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The Burns Memorial Fund: Releases A Practice Framework for Working with Vulnerable Youth

Burns Memorial Fund of Calgary and United Way of Calgary and Area have released “Working with Vulnerable Youth to Enhance their Natural Supports: A Practice Framework”

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