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Building cultural intelligence for a more sustainable Canada

As we approach the end of Canada’s sesquicentennial and look back on the first 150 years since Confederation, it’s safe to say this milestone...

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Host the 2021 Community Foundations Conference!

Every two years, the Community Foundations Conference brings together our network of 191 community foundations, partners, international colleagues, and like-minded organizations for a chance...

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Wood Buffalo Community Foundation hits the ground running

On June 8, leaders in social profit, government and business sectors came together in Fort McMurray, Alberta to celebrate the launch the Wood Buffalo...

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Community foundations band together to build the Okanagan Rail Trail one step at a time

When the Okanagan Rail Trail is completed—connecting 50 kilometres of British Columbian communities from Vernon to Kelowna on top of abandoned CN rail lines—it’s...

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New outdoor exhibition space to highlight southwestern Manitoba’s Indigenous roots

These days, folks passing by the corner of Rosser and 7th Street in downtown Brandon, Manitoba, will have reason to pause and look up....

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Supporting newcomers through storytelling and mentorship

Victoria Foundation grants support the community organizations helping newcomers to Canada establish a sense of belonging. From language barriers to finding a job or...

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Community foundations support more than 1,700 local projects for Canada’s 150th

(OTTAWA, ON) – The Community Fund for Canada’s 150th is bringing people together and building a greater sense of belonging through hundreds of local projects...

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Highlights from the Belong 2017 Community Foundations Conference

Thank you once again to everyone who joined us for the Belong 2017 Community Foundations Conference. More than 750 community and philanthropic leaders from...

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Philanthropy leaders from across Canada and around the world gather to make our communities more welcoming and inclusive

(OTTAWA, ON)  – Building communities where everyone belongs. That’s the focus for more than 700 community builders and philanthropic leaders from across Canada and...

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Ottawa Mayor and Tourism Board extend welcome to Belong 2017 participants

With as many as 700 people expected to attend the 2017 Community Foundations Conference, Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson and Michael Crockatt, President and CEO of...

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Watch a live stream of Belong 2017 on Facebook

Tune into Belong 2017 via Facebook Live With less than a week to go until the Belong 2017 Community Foundations Conference, we have some...

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Watch a live stream of Belong 2017 on Facebook

With less than a week to go until the Belong 2017 Community Foundations Conference, we have some exciting news to share! Through our ongoing...

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