As a funder, we play many roles and often commit to one initiative for a decade or longer. We support risk-taking and experimentation, and seek opportunities to work with diverse stakeholders on transforming complex problems into opportunities for inclusive growth and reconciliation among Indigenous and non-Indigenous people. All of our granting aligns with our mission of supporting Canadians in building a better inclusive, innovative, sustainable and resilient society.

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Active Initiatives


Universities and colleges are uniquely positioned to build the next generation’s capacity to impact positive change.

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Sustainable Food Systems

This initiative aims to build food systems that create vibrant local economies, ensure environmental sustainability and contribute to health and wellbeing for all people.

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Cities for People

Our aim in Cities for People is to support inclusive urban innovation Inclusive urban innovation that contributes to resilient cities where all people and nature can flourish.

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Inactive initiatives


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