Cities for People

Ethelo

A grant from the Foundation will support Ethelo Democracy to engage community and public sector partners in collaborative, inclusive approaches to revitalizing democratic processes and institutions.

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Institut universitaire en santé mentale de Montréal

The Institute universitaire en santé mentale de Montréal (IUSM) will use funds from this grant to engage project partners and public housing residents in placemaking efforts and improve the mental wellbeing of public housing residents.

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Entremise

A grant from McConnell would enable Entremise to work with the City of Montreal and partners to expand its project transforming transitional vacant urban spaces for use by community services.

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Maytree Foundation

The Urban Project aims to empower Canadian cities to take on the big challenges they face, and to generate the action and ideas needed to solve those challenges -- from immigration, affordable housing, and the need for new infrastructure, to adapting to advances in technology, urban mobility, and the impacts of climate change. The Urban Project will strengthen relationships and leverage expertise across all orders of government, civil society, the private sector, and academia in ways that will promote, build, and share innovative and scalable local best practices to tackle these challenges in cities, where the vast majority of Canadians call home.

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La Pépinière, Espaces Collectifs

A grant from the Foundation will help La Pépinière to expand its PEP Academy to Toronto in collaboration with Evergreen Brickworks, Future Cities Canada, Bombardier Foundation and the municipal government; and to open its new headquarters in Montreal, where it will provide ongoing training programs and a year-round space for local residents to experiment.

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Fiducie – Affordable Student Housing Loan Fund I

Fiducie manages financial tools for the Chantier de l’Economie Sociale. This fund provides debt to student housing co-operatives and not-for-profits to build and operate affordable student housing. Investment type: Private Debt

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Local Economic Development Lab (LEDlab)

Civic Innovation Award Winner

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Mount Royal University

Civic Innovation Award Winner

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Ryerson University

Civic Innovation Awards 2016

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University of Guelph – Institute for Community Engaged Scholarship – The Research Shop

Civic Innovation Award Winner

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