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Indigenous Peoples Resilience Fund is pleased to welcome Janine Manning as its new Executive Team Lead

Janine Manning (she/her)is Anishinaabe and a member of the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation (Neyaashiinigmiing, ON), and lives and works in her maternal traditional territory, Saukiing Anishinaabekiing (Owen Sound, ON). For over a decade, Janine has been in the not...

The Indigenous Peoples Resilience Fund enters a new season
Today, IPRF enters a new season. As the pandemic diminishes and the world adjusts, we are in a place of recovery and renewal. Last year, the IPRF with support from Victoria and Wanda, approved a leadership transition plan in recognition of this shift.
IPRF Releases It's 2022 Annual Report
The stories in this year's Annual Report will offer a glimpse of the diversity of Indigenous Peoples in Canada. IPRF has the privilege to uplift and share these stories with you and recognizes that all stories are meaningful. Unfortunately, we cannot share them all, though we wish we could.

Indigenous Peoples Resilience Fund (IPRF) recognizes that Indigenous communities and organizations, throughout the pandemic, met the urgent and critical needs of their communities with the assistance of the bundles provided to them by IPRF. As the pandemic diminishes, and the world adjusts, we ...

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation: A joint statement from the Indigenous Peoples Resilience Fund and Community Foundations of Canada

Today marks the first National Day of Truth and Reconciliation. It was created in response to the recommendation # 80 of the Truth & Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action where they called “upon the federal government, in collaboration with Aboriginal peoples, to establish, as a statutory ...

Press Release | Leading Canadian Foundations Increase Investments to Advance Reconciliation

Toronto | Tkaronto – June 17, 2021 

On the first anniversary of the Indigenous Peoples Resilience Fund, we acknowledge not only the truth of the legacy of residential schools but also the ongoing efforts at reconciliation. 

At the closing event of the Truth and Reconciliation Commi...

Press Release | Indigenous Peoples Resilience Fund awards close to $900,000 to Indigenous-led organizations across Canada

[Ottawa, un-ceded Anishinabe Algonquin territory; 22 September 2020]

The Indigenous Peoples Resilience Fund (IPRF) has awarded $836,896.50 in financial support to 35 Indigenous-led organizations across Canada. The Fund, led by Indigenous philanthropic leaders a...