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What does it mean to belong?

It’s a pretty big question – and one that has been on my mind a lot lately in my work here at Community Foundations...

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First community foundations participate in Community Fund for Canada’s 150th

(Ottawa, ON) April 4, 2016 – The first community foundations in British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Ontario and New Brunswick have opened grant applications...

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Vancouver receives $500,000 from Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees

VANCOUVER, BC, March 18, 2016 – Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) is pleased to announce a $500,000 contribution from the Welcome Fund for Syrian...

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Winnipeg receives $500,000 from Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, March 17, 2016 – Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) is pleased to announce a $500,000 contribution from the Welcome Fund for Syrian...

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Greater Montréal receives $750,000 from Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees

MONTRÉAL, March 16, 2016 – Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) is pleased to announce a $750,000 contribution from the Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees...

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Halifax receives $200,000 from Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, March 15, 2016 – Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) is pleased to announce a $200,000 contribution from the Welcome Fund for...

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New Community Fund for Canada’s 150th to build community and encourage participation for the sesquicentennial

TORONTO, ON, March 14, 2016 – A new community fund to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation was announced today by the Honourable Mélanie...

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Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees Announcement in London

LONDON, ON, March 11, 2016 – Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) is pleased to announce a $250,000 contribution to the London United for Refugees...

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How can we use data to drive change?

Alex Draper from the Edmonton Community Foundation is the 2016 Community Philanthropy Fellow. As part of his fellowship, Alex will be undertaking a sabbatical...

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Vote for HRCouncil.ca!

HRcouncil.ca has been chosen to be included in the Canadian HR Reporter Readers’ Choice survey. This survey is specifically designed to highlight leading players...

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Calgary the first to receive support from the Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees

CALGARY, February 11, 2016 – Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) is pleased to announce the first contribution from the Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees...

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Edmonton Community Foundation’s Alex Draper named as inaugural Community Philanthropy Fellow

Last May at the CFC 2015 Conference in Calgary, we announced the launch of the Community Philanthropy Fellowship Program, a joint initiative of the...

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