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Building resilient communities: op-ed by Ian Bird & Paul Davidson

Canada’s communities are nearing a crossroads. We have more technology at our fingertips; the ability to move information, goods and people faster; and an...

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Community Foundations of Canada welcomes Chief Operating Officer

OTTAWA (August 22, 2013) – Community Foundations of Canada is pleased to welcome Andrew Chunilall to the new role of Chief Operating Officer for...

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Community Foundations of Canada appoints new Chair & Board members

(OTTAWA, ON) June 17, 2013 – The Board of Directors of Community Foundations of Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Rahul K. Bhardwaj,...

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Remembering colleague and friend Betsy Martin

Canada’s community foundation movement has lost a beloved colleague and friend with the passing of Betsy Martin. Betsy was at the heart and soul of...

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Governor General honours 12 ‘Caring Canadians’ at community foundation conference in Winnipeg

(Winnipeg, MB) June 6, 2013 – Twelve volunteers nominated by the Canadian community foundation movement received the Governor General’s Caring Canadian Award today, presented...

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Community Foundations of Canada welcomes new members to Board of Directors

OTTAWA (June 1, 2012)– Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) is pleased to announce the appointment of five new members to its national Board of...

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Community Foundations hit $3 billion in assets

Milestone comes on eve of international conference & 90th anniversary VANCOUVER (May 9, 2011) – Charities are slowly seeing the light at the end...

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Governor General of Canada becomes Patron of Community Foundations of Canada

OTTAWA (April 26, 2011) – Community Foundations of Canada is proud to announce that His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of...

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Community Foundations of Canada names new CEO

(January 13, 2011) Community Foundations of Canada today announced that Ian Bird, a former Olympian and community sector leader who’s dedicated more than a...

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