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Year in Review 2021

For our first Year in Review, we shine a light on the work of our partners and share an overview of our finances for 2021, including both our charitable giving [...]

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Funding and Partnerships Guide

Funding and Partnerships Guide

The guide provides information on what types of funding partnerships we engage in and how we assess proposals.

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Application Orientation Webinar Video and Slides (2022)

The application orientation webinar provides an overview of our focus areas as well as the new process for applying for McConnell Foundation funding.

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McConnell Foundation Sample Application and Instructions

This document provides instructions and a sample application for our focus area funding streams.

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McConnell Initiatives

McConnell has founded or co-founded numerous initiatives, in the past, with the aim of making positive change in certain issue areas. Many of these initiatives are no longer active, and [...]

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Pour 3 Points Report: Toward A Shared Power Management Model

Pour 3 Points’ raison d’être is to reduce social inequalities by supporting the development of young people in disadvantaged areas through an approach that tends to redefine the power relationship [...]

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WellAhead: A 5-year journey supporting innovation in K-12 school wellbeing

As of January 2021, McConnell Foundation’s WellAhead initiative has sunsetted. To tell the story of the initiative, we recently developed this report, which recounts unexpected lessons, impacts and progress on [...]

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Future Economy Lab Montreal Report

Building an inclusive and resilient climate economy in Quebec At the Future Economy Lab (FEL) we are bringing together a select group of organizations to pioneer a new way of [...]

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Beyond the Binder

Towards More Systemic and Sustainable Approaches to Mental Health and Wellbeing in K-12 Education In Canada, K-12 education systems have a key role in developing strategies to support the mental [...]

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