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Community Foundations of Canada set to explore Sustainable Development Goals at North American Community Foundations Summit

Community Foundations of Canada is excited to announce our participation at the North American Community Foundations Summit Feb. 5–6 in Mexico City. We are...

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A message from Community Foundations of Canada’s new Chair, Bill Lockington

The Board of Directors of Community Foundations of Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Bill Lockington, founding chair of the Community Foundation...

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Stories we loved in 2017

Over the course of 2017, our network has witnessed and created hundreds of fantastic stories at both national and community levels. Below, we have...

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Thank you message from Board Chair Victoria Grant

As her term winds to a close at the end of 2017, Board Chair Victoria Grant reflects back on her time and contribution to our movement. To...

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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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