Upcoming events

Each year, we offer a wide variety of events for members and non-member grantmaking organizations to assist with professional development and peer learning opportunities.

CONNECT. CREATE. CHANGE
PFC Conference 2018

The context for Canadian philanthropy is changing rapidly, funders are connecting through digital, personal, local, and global paths which is leading to creative approaches to making change with not only for community partners. The conference will explore these themes of connection, creativity and social change.

PFC Annual General Meeting

Date: Thursday, June 14th, 2018
Time: 12 pm – 2 pm
Location: Montreal

Save the date!
All members are welcome.

Grantmaking Skills Workshop

Date: Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
Time: 9 am – 5 pm
Location: Foundation House
(2 St-Clair Ave East, Toronto, #300)

Join us for a day-long skill-building program designed for grantmakers, including executives, staff and board members. Board and staff members will benefit from insights into the traditional and emerging tools available in the philanthropic grantmaking toolkit. Specifically, they will share experiences and refresh their approach to the fundamental skills in the grantmaking process and bring multiple points of view working through some of these processes. They will explore the grantmaking process in a safe space, while learning about practices of peers at other foundations.

PFC Member Rate: 325$

Non-Member Rate: 375$

The fee includes expert facilitation, lunch and a free copy of the PFC Grantmaking Guide and other relevant material. The workshop will be followed by wine and cheese offered to all participants from 5 pm to 7 pm!

NCFP Webinar

Collaborating for Change: Practices and Pitfalls from Across the Field

Thursday, June 14, 2018, 12:00 PM until 1:30 PM EST

Collaboration is the key to building a healthy and strong family, organization, and community.

This webinar from the National Center for Family Philanthropy is available to PFC family foundations only at no cost as a benefit of PFC membership.

Register: Contact lgoulet@pfc.ca

NCFP Webinar

Making Space at The Table: Welcoming New Voices to Your Family Giving

Thursday, July 12, 2018, 12:00 PM until 1:30 PM EST

Whether you are looking to involve the next generation of family members, developing a process to invite non-family board members, or finding other practical ways to engage with your community and grantees, this webinar will provide tips and tools for how to ensure that these new voices and needs are heard.

This webinar from the National Center for Family Philanthropy is available to PFC family foundations only at no cost as a benefit of PFC membership.

Register: Contact lgoulet@pfc.ca