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A collective of Quebec foundations that looks at inequalities

On January 26, the Collectif des fondations arranged a study day to gain a better understanding of how inequalities arise in our societies and to compare the situation in Quebec with the limited data available, in Canada and elsewhere in the world, using OECD data. (more…)

Parents and children love Ressources Parents Vanier

On this grey Friday in October, the Domaine du Parc Savard housing complex on Bernatchez Avenue offers a little light with the bright yellow accents on its nearly new buildings. The Ressources Parents Vanier organization, established in 1995, moved into the ground floor in 2013 to rooms that were freshly renovated for its activities. (more…)

I love my mom because we often play together.

One from the heart

A partner distinguish himself

A satchel full of surprises

In Mongolia, Adolescent Development Center (ADC), as part of the Dream Key project, the young girls were invited to create handicraft items as an alternative to prostitution. Knowing that the foundation funding this project was Canadian, the girls sent a handbag to our offices, which we offered as a draw prize at our last consultation meeting. Chantal Larouche, coordinator of Maison Richelieu, was the winner of that handbag and decided to use it as a tool for mobilizing the girls of the Maison. The satchel has become a suggestion “box”. Yet the girls at this shelter, much affected by this story, created solidarity scarves that were issued to Dulmaa L., our coordinator in Mongolia, when she came to the Maison in June. As a result, contact has been established between the Quebec and Mongolian realities.

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