2020 Conference RESCHEDULED


In light of public health concerns, the COVID-19 context and to protect your health, our 2020 Conference exploring the theme of Philanthropy and Democracy set for October 20th to the 22nd in Québec City has been rescheduled to 2021. The exact dates are yet to be determined – more information to come.

Please stay safe and we are eager for you to join PFC and your colleagues in 2021.

For any questions, please contact Jeansil Bruyère, Director of Policy & Communications, at jbruyere@pfc.ca

Press Release Archive

New Project: Data Strategy For Funders

Project Purpose Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) and Philanthropic Foundations Canada (PFC) have initiated a partnership to conduct research and create the space needed to convene key stakeholders, increase capacity, and discuss the technical work req

New Research Project: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion from the Ground Up

Diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives are increasingly prominent within Canadian philanthropy. However, existing research on DEI in the sector has followed a top-down approach, focusing on: 1) the policies and practices of foundations as articul

PFC Looks Forward to Collaboration with the Permanent Advisory Committee on the Charitable Sector (ACCS)

PFC welcomes the announcement of the full membership for the permanent Advisory Committee on the Charitable Sector (ACCS) by the Government of Canada Friday.