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CAMH Launches Strategy to Dismantle Anti-Black Racism

Strategy includes 22 actions to decrease anti-Black racism at CAMH by 2022 TORONTO, ON–CAMH is launching Dismantling Anti-Black Racism, a strategy that includes 22 actions to decrease anti-Black racism at CAMH by 2022. The strategy was developed in consultation with an external community advisory group and outlines a plan to …

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RBC Foundation $1 million gift kickstarts careers of students, recent alumni

Gift of $1 million from RBC Foundation will support initiatives TORONTO, ON–OCAD University students and recent graduates will benefit from a series of initiatives designed to support them in launching their careers as artists, designers, makers and creators thanks to a $1 million gift from the RBC Foundation, through its …

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McGill’s Faculty of Education receives $7.3 million in philanthropic support

Two donations, one from the estate of Mary Marsh and another from The Molson Foundation, will support students and spur innovations in pedagogy MONTREAL, ON–At a time when school teachers everywhere are being challenged by the second wave of the pandemic and by technological advances that are changing where, when …

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CHARITY INTELLIGENCE RELEASES ITS 2020 TOP IMPACT CHARITIES

Toronto, ON–Charity Intelligence released its 2020 Top 10 Impact Charities to direct Canadian donors, who are putting much greater scrutiny into their giving, to the charities making the greatest impact. Most charities claim that they “make a difference” in the lives of those they work with. Charity Intelligence’s rigorous analysis …

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RBC Summit brings young people together virtually, helping them stay future ready and prepared for a post-COVID workforce

The summit will feature relevant advice and inspiring stories from leading Canadian professionals, industry experts, young influencers and elite athletes TORONTO, ON–For young Canadians, navigating the transition from education to work can be challenging during the best of times. Young people across Canada are being disproportionately hit by the COVID-19 …

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New Matched-Donation Campaign to Provide More Free Visits to the ROM

Kensington Tours will match community donations up to $50,000, with free admission passes distributed through ROMCAN partners TORONTO, ON–The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) and Kensington Tours announce the launch of a new donation-matching campaign to increase access to the ROM once it is safe to reopen and we can welcome …

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COVID-19Education Programs

York University School of Continuing Studies Receives 10K Gift For Emergency Benefit

TORONTO, ON—-Days after launching their Continuing Studies Emergency Benefit to support workers who have lost their jobs due to the pandemic, the York University School of Continuing Studies received a $10,000 donation to help an additional seven individuals access continuing studies. The donation was generously provided by Gautham Kolluri, Founder …

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Toyota Canada Foundation announces a $150,000 investment in Let’s Talk Science, future of Canadian STEM education

Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada contributes an additional $50,000 to Let’s Talk Science CAMBRIDGE, ON–The Toyota Canada Foundation announced a $150,000 investment in Let’s Talk Science to support national science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education outreach for youth across Canada, regardless of gender, geography, culture, language, abilities, or financial status. …

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First responders to receive more than $1 million in free mental health, addiction care

TORONTO, ON–Trafalgar Addiction Treatment Centres has launched its Local Hero Support Program, which will provide up to 50 residential concurrent disorder treatment spaces each year to first responders who currently do not have access to care, at no cost. This represents more than $1 million in care over the course …

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Augmented reality provides a distinct learning environment for Canadian classrooms

MindFuel and Agents of Discovery collaborate on new Wonderville.org lesson plans CALGARY–Canadian classrooms can soon experience a new form of immersive learning through the incorporation of augmented reality (AR) curriculums. MindFuel (also known as the Science Alberta Foundation) and Agents of Discovery have collaborated on the forthcoming launch of its …

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