Archive for 2009

Accelerating Social Innovation: Smart Ideas for Canada

On Tuesday, November 10th, Toronto’s MaRS Discovery District – home of SiG@MaRS – will host this multi-sector conversation about social innovation, exploring how this model can change the way we support and interact with each other in the 21st century. (more…)

Staff at the 2009 Philanthropic Foundations Canada

Several senior Foundation staffers participated in “The Pulse of Philanthropy,” the 3rd national conference of Philanthropic Foundations Canada. From October 28-30, 2009, leaders in the philanthropic sector met in Calgary to explore the shifting funding landscape as charities and nonprofits address the effects of the economic downturn. (more…)