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Jean-Marc Fontan

Opinion Diane Alalouf-Hall, Jean-Marc Fontan and David Grant-Poitras 13 April 2020

Philanthropy and the coronavirus crisis: Making the shift towards a preventive model

The COVID-19 pandemic has provoked an unprecedented state of emergency in Quebec, Canada, and the rest of the world. Reassuringly, we are also witnessing a wave of solidarity, mutual aid and generosity that rises to …

Special feature Hilary Pearson and Jean-Marc Fontan 7 March 2017

Studying philanthropy in Canada: from benevolence to impact 

Three years ago, the two infrastructure organizations for foundation philanthropy in Canada, Philanthropic Foundations Canada (PFC) and Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) joined forces with a national partnership of scholars dedicated to creating a more …