The Trustees of the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation have approved the following grants and contributions:
Tetra Society of North America ($150,000)
To enable Tetra to conduct product and market research, strengthen its sales team and create marketing material with the goal of improving the lives of individuals with disabilities.
Toronto Atmospheric Fund ($276,000)
To support the Toronto Atmospheric Fund’s Building Value project in accelerating energy retrofitting in cities across Canada using innovative financing and policy.
Les Grands Ballets Canadiens ($600,000)
To enable LGBC to implement the initial phase of their dance and movement therapy (DMT) program, which will promote dance therapy in Canada and provide associated training and career options for dancers.
Canadian Fair Trade Network ($150,000)
To support the Canadian Fair Trade Network’s development of internal structures and external partnerships needed to sustain its operations.