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Philanthropy in Ottawa: RBC helps NAC ensure the shows go on

Philanthropy in Ottawa: RBC helps NAC ensure the shows go on

BY: Sam Laprade Who: RBC Royal Bank The donation: $200,000 The recipient: National Arts Centre Foundation The inspiration: “At RBC we have a long standing tradition of supporting the arts as it is about building community.” – Marjolaine Hudon, regional president,...

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Foundation WCPD closes historic $33.3M offering

Foundation WCPD closes historic $33.3M offering

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, flow-through share deal with Skeena Resources ‘truly exceptional’ and shows ‘commitment to Canadian charities’  During this time of economic uncertainty, the Foundation WCPD recently closed a $33.3 million flow-through share offering with...

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Nonprofits Struggle to Survive Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Nonprofits Struggle to Survive Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Willie Briggs, a volunteer with Catholic Charities, helped with the distribution of pantry items at a San Francisco food bank last week.ALEJANDRO LAZO/THE WALL STREET JOURNAL  By Ian Lovett and Alejandro Lazo - THE WALL STREET JOURNAL SAN FRANCISCO—Catholic Charities...

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How mining fuels charities

How mining fuels charities

While the discovery of minerals and precious metals can build communities, it can also have significant benefits for donors   When Shawn Khunkhun arrived at a remote area of Manitoba, he remembers being employee number five. After years of prospecting and raising...

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Culture of kindness

Culture of kindness

The Foundation (WCPD) supports the OSM’s Opening Night Concert as a Presenting Sponsor, as it continues to recognize the importance of music and culture for all of society Victor Hugo once said, “Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible...

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