Stronger Together 2018 grant announcement

Mark PetersenGrants, News

Seven foundations joined together in 2018 to collectively award $1,098,000 in innovation grants to 14 projects run by Canadian Christian charities.  Participating donors included founding members Bridgeway Foundation and John & Rebecca Horwood, along with more recent partners Kehila Foundation, Redleaf Foundation, River Dali Foundation, and the David & Dorothy Lam Foundation. This year, new collaborator Burro Foundation joined in to make … Read More

Peter Roebbelen: Discerning a new way forward (Episode 015)

Mark PetersenPodcast

This podcast introduces us to Peter Roebbelen, President of Charis Foundation, a significant Christian grantmaking organization based in Oakville, Ontario.  Peter invested his career into pastoral ministry, and then, suddenly a few years ago, found himself directing a large family foundation who lost its principals to ravaging fatal illnesses. In this interview Peter tells this tragic story, and explains how the … Read More