Our partners and sponsors

The following is a list of organizations who have participated in the work of the Institute, as a partner or sponsor:

Government/Public Sector

Canadian Millennium Scholarship Foundation

City of Edmonton

City of Toronto

Durham Regional Police

Elections Canada

Government of Canada

Government of Alberta

Government of Manitoba

Government of Nova Scotia

Government of Ontario

Government of Saskatchewan

Halifax Regional Municipality

Mental Health Commission of Canada

Ontario Trillium Foundation

Regional Municipality of Durham

Regional Municipality of Peel

Regional Municipality of York

Toronto Police Service

York Regional Police


Community Foundations and Service Organizations

Calgary Foundation

Edmonton Community Foundation

Toronto Foundation

Winnipeg Foundation

Vancouver Foundation

Service Organizations

African Canadian Legal Clinic

Macauley Child Development Centre

Midanyta Immigrant Settlement and Somali Immigrant Services

More than a Haircut - The Barbershop Project

Redemption and Reintegration Services

TAIBU Community Health Centre

Toronto Centre for Community Learning & Development

Tropicana Community Services

United Way Alberta Capital Region

United Way Peel/Black Council Advisory Committee

United Way Toronto
YMCA of Greater Toronto

Youth Challenge Fund (United Way Toronto)

Private Foundations and Institutes

Atkinson Charitable Foundation

Canada’s World

Canadian International Council

The Circle on Aboriginal Governance and Philanthropy

The Counselling Foundation of Canada

David Suzuki Foundation

IndSpire (formerly the National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation)

Inspirit Foundation

Institute for Canadian Citizenship

Institute on Governance


The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation

Metcalfe Foundation

Mosaic Institute

Olive Tree Foundation

Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation

The Simons Foundation

Tessellate Institute

Tides Canada


Universities and Academic Institutions

Bill Graham Centre for Contemporary International History

Ryerson’s Diversity Institute

Vanderbilt University

Algonquin College (Applied Research and Innovation Program)

University of Toronto, Munk School for Global Affairs

University of Toronto, Centre for European, Russian, and Eurasian studies (CERES)

Centre for the Study of Democratic Citizenship

McGill University

Simon Fraser University Public Dialogue

York Centre for Education and Community

The National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation (University of Manitoba)

York University


Professional and Cultural Associations

African Canadian Development Council

Association of Black Law Enforcers

Black Artists Network in Dialogue (BAND)

Black Business Professional Association

Black Leadership Health Network

Heritage Toronto

Inuit Tapiritt Kanatami (ITK)

Jamaican Canadian Association (JCA)

Ontario Black History Society

United Black Students Conference

Urban Financial Services Coalition (UFSC)


Private Sector


TD Bank Group


Aboriginal People’s Television Network (APTN)


CBC News

CBC Toronto

The Globe and Mail

Le Devoir

Le Presse

Discourse Media


Other Organizations

Apathy is Boring

Canadians for a New Partnership

Think for Actions (Calgary)