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LAWS student reflections: seeing behind the scenes of grantmaking

September 17, 2019

We participate in LAWS’ Summer Job Program and this year we were joined by Makayla. Here are some of her reflections of her time working with us.

Pamela Cross receives 2019 Guthrie Award

September 11, 2019

The Law Foundation of Ontario is pleased to announce that the 2019 Guthrie Award recipient is women’s rights advocate, Pamela Cross.

Environmental Sensitivities and Housing

September 3, 2019

CERA developed resources for community workers to help them support clients with environmental sensitivities in rental housing.

Accessible legal help for domestic violence survivors in rural and remote communities

The Law Foundation of Ontario Catalyst granting is helping Luke’s Place to expand its services, including the Virtual Legal Clinic.

Championing the most complex refugee applications

August 20, 2019

Catalyst granting from The Law Foundation of Ontario is helping FCJ Refugee Centre extend its services and outreach.

2018-2019 PIAF articling highlights

August 19, 2019

We asked our 2018-2019 Public Interest Articling Fellowship participants to share some highlights of their articling experience. Here is some of what they shared.

Comic helps newcomers and frontline workers understand labour rights

July 4, 2019

Newcomers Facing Labour Struggles is a comic book produced by KEYS Job Centre that illustrates the types of law-related issues newcomers can face when trying to get, and keep, employment in Canada.

Close to $680K in grants to enhance the ways frontline workers help clients with legal problems

July 2, 2019

The Law Foundation of Ontario recently granted close to $680K for nine projects that aim to improve the ways that frontline community workers or “trusted intermediaries” help their clients who have legal problems.

Investor Rights 2019 Call for Applications

May 8, 2019

Call for applications information and application form to apply to The Law Foundation of Ontario’s Investor Rights 2019 Call for Applications
Deadline: July 15, 2019
Grant amounts: Research and project grants – up to $100,000; Investor Rights Articling Fellowship – up to $69,500

Helen Tewolde announced as Director of Policy and Programs

The Law Foundation of Ontario is pleased to announce Helen Tewolde has joined as its Director of Policy and Programs. Ms Tewolde brings more than a decade of management experience developing research, programs, and partnerships related to access to post-secondary education and employment.

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LAWS student reflections: seeing behind the scenes of grantmaking

By Nathalie Noel | September 17, 2019

We participate in LAWS’ Summer Job Program and this year we were joined by Makayla. Here are some of her reflections of her time working with us.

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Pamela Cross
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Pamela Cross receives 2019 Guthrie Award

By Nathalie Noel | September 11, 2019

The Law Foundation of Ontario is pleased to announce that the 2019 Guthrie Award recipient is women’s rights advocate, Pamela Cross.

Read More
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Environmental Sensitivities and Housing

By Nathalie Noel | September 3, 2019

CERA developed resources for community workers to help them support clients with environmental sensitivities in rental housing.

Read More
Min Jin
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Accessible legal help for domestic violence survivors in rural and remote communities

By Nathalie Noel | September 3, 2019

The Law Foundation of Ontario Catalyst granting is helping Luke’s Place to expand its services, including the Virtual Legal Clinic.

Read More
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Championing the most complex refugee applications

By Nathalie Noel | August 20, 2019

Catalyst granting from The Law Foundation of Ontario is helping FCJ Refugee Centre extend its services and outreach.

Read More
The Law Foundation of Ontario Public Interest Articling Fellowship
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2018-2019 PIAF articling highlights

By Nathalie Noel | August 19, 2019

We asked our 2018-2019 Public Interest Articling Fellowship participants to share some highlights of their articling experience. Here is some of what they shared.

Read More