An Additional Funding Priority – Policies for Recovery from the Pandemic

Governments at all levels in Canada have responded to the COVID-19 crisis quickly and at scale. They have made a range of policy decisions intended to manage the public health effects of the pandemic, and broadly sought to offset the economic consequen …

Updated Funding Priorities

We seek to support projects that have a high likelihood of informing public policy and/or practice. To help ensure that happens, we look for alignment between government priorities and our own program priorities. Every three years we conduct an environ …

Nancy Reynolds and Suzanne Tough are Max Bell Foundation and Burns Memorial Fund Fellows

Burns Memorial Fund and Max Bell Foundation are pleased to announce the appointment of Nancy Reynolds and Suzanne Tough as Senior Policy Fellows. The jointly-funded Fellowships launch a partnership between the two foundations in support of evidence-bas …

Joanne Schroeder is Max Bell Foundation’s New Senior Fellow

The Fellowship project will develop a framework for strengthening leadership in BC’s child-serving systems (health, education and child development). Over the next two years Joanne will develop a toolkit of best practices and then work with two or thre …

Updated Funding Priorities

Max Bell Foundation seeks to support work that has a strong likelihood of informing public policies and practices. One way we try to ensure that happens is by focusing our grants on issues that decision makers are grappling with today and into the fore …