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Scotiabank makes $3.1 Million Donation to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada

Funds Boost Nationwide Mentorship Programs TORONTO–Youth mentorship has been given a tremendous boost thanks to a transformational $3.1 million donation by Scotiabank to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada. Hundreds of thousands of young people across Canada are growing up in vulnerable situations including poverty, family instability, or identity-based discrimination. …

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Philanthropic Foundations Canada (PFC) Announces New President and CEO

MONTREAL–Philanthropic Foundations Canada (PFC) has appointed Jean-Marc Mangin as their new President and CEO, effective July 1, 2019. He succeeds Hilary Pearson, who has led PFC since 2001. Mangin brings a breadth of knowledge from his various roles spanning more than thirty years in civil society, the Federal Government, and …