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Webinar
Beyond Diversity: Let’s Talk Intersectionality

This is the first of a two part series that…

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What is intersectionality? How does it apply to me and our work at the community foundation? In this interactive webinar we explore the foundational concepts behind intersectionality and how power shows up in our everyday lives and work. This is the first of a two part series that supports our learning and work on gender equality and is open to all staff, board members and volunteers of community foundations. Presenter: Mai Ngo, Gender Consultant Mai Ngo is a Gender, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Specialist with extensive experience in applying gender-based intersectional frameworks to improve programs, policies and procedures.

Webinar
Feminist Grantmaking: The Power of Purpose

Come engage with experts to learn about feminist grant making…

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COVID 19 has exacerbated gender equality in Canada. Women are facing more job losses, doing more essential work and doing more work at home. Community Foundations can play a role, now more than ever, in closing the gender gap. In 2019 the Canadian Foundations of Canada and its partners launched The Gender Equality Fund, a national effort to deliver new momentum for women’s movements in Canada. In the pilot phase more than 35 projects were funded with an innovative gender lens. Come engage with experts to learn about feminist grant making and the power of its impacts. Facilitator: Mai Ngo Mai Ngo is a Gender, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Specialist with extensive experience in applying gender-based intersectional frameworks to improve programs, policies and procedures.

Fact Sheet
2018 Snapshot of the movement

These facts and figures collected in 2018 from community foundations…

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These facts and figures collected in 2018 from community foundations provide an overview of the rich diversity and collective impact of our network.

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Network Benefits

We have a wealth of philanthropic experience and knowledge about…

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We have a wealth of philanthropic experience and knowledge about community foundations and their work. We’re here to help you with guidance and expertise. From strategic planning to “who’s doing this?” questions, we’re here to track down resources, and connect you with the right information — and the right people — to put your vision into action.