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What does Canadian innovation look like in an age of acceleration?

Community Foundations of Canada, Social Innovation Generation (SiG), McConnell Foundation, and other social sector organizations are tackling this question with a new supplement produced in...

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Arctic expedition offers learning experience about Inuit culture, climate change

In August, Community Foundations of Canada teamed up with Students on Ice, inviting nine community leaders on a journey to experience Canada’s north and...

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Community Organizations and the State of Social Change

Across Canada, changemakers, advocates, policy wonks – collectively known to us as shift disturbers – are working hard at the community level to disrupt...

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Innovation Central to deliver technology automations and solutions at Belong 2017 conference

Community Foundations of Canada and GrantBook are pleased to announce “Innovation Central” – a curated hub of technology providers that will form an integral...

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Community Foundations of Canada announces new CEO building on culture of shared leadership, innovation and growth

(OTTAWA, ON) – Ahead of its international conference in Ottawa-Gatineau this May, Board Chair Victoria Grant and President Ian Bird, on behalf of Community...

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Acadian Peninsula Community Foundation supports locals following New Brunswick Ice Storm

Guest post from Jean-Charles, Executive Director, Acadian Peninsula Community Foundation A severe ice storm devastated the Acadian Peninsula on January 24 and many residents...

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You belong here

Following the tragic events that played out on Sunday at a mosque in the neighborhood of Ste-Foy we are thinking of the Quebec City...

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CFC celebrates 25 years and Canada’s 150th!

Canada’s community foundation movement has been working towards 2017 a long time, so it’s hard to believe we are here! Our engagement Canada’s 150th...

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Calgary Foundation announces $1.1 million contribution to the Rebuilding Fort McMurray Fund

(CALGARY, AB) May 24, 2016 — The Calgary Foundation is committed to the long-term rebuilding of Fort McMurray and is making a $1.1 million...

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Community foundations across Alberta unite for Fort McMurray

(EDMONTON, AB) – As first responders and frontline organizations continue to address the immediate crisis in Fort McMurray, community foundations from across Alberta are pooling...

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Canadian universities to offer prestigious new scholarships

Canada’s universities, the Rideau Hall Foundation and Canada’s community foundation network are pleased to announce that more than 1,900 scholarships for university students will...

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Benjamin Moore’s Giving Moore Foundation Announces Recipients of 2014 Grants For Community Improvement Projects in Canada

Anniversary grants celebrate 15 years of giving to Canadian communities (Montreal, QC) November 13, 2014 – The Giving Moore Foundation, the foundation of Benjamin...

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