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Nominate an outstanding access to justice champion

February 3, 2023
The Guthrie Medal

The Foundation is seeking nominations for the Guthrie Award, our signature award to recognize access to justice champions.

Noah Aiken-Klar joins The Law Foundation of Ontario as Director, Grants & Programs

January 24, 2023
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The Foundation is pleased to announce the hiring of Noah Aiken-Klar as Director, Grants & Programs.

Job posting: Associate Counsel, Class Proceedings Fund

January 17, 2023
Join our team

We are seeking an Associate Counsel for the Class Proceedings Fund.

Job posting: Senior Financial Analyst

January 9, 2023
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We are seeking a Senior Financial Analyst.

Roberto Lattanzio Guthrie Award celebration

December 17, 2022
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We gathered on December 8, 2022 to present Roberto (Robert) Lattanzio with the Guthrie Award, The Law Foundation of Ontario’s signature award to recognize exceptional access to justice champions.

Remissa Hirji promoted to Director and Counsel, Class Proceedings Committee

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The Foundation and Class Proceedings Committee are pleased to announce the promotion of Remissa Hirji to Director and Counsel, Class Proceedings Committee.

Responsive grants enable community-focused legal navigation and supports

December 14, 2022
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The Foundation granted over $1.8M to fund 25 Responsive grants in 2022.

National resource guides people through refugee determination process

December 6, 2022
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Kinbrace recently launched My Refugee Claim, a national resource to help refugee claimants navigate Canada’s refugee protection process.

Job posting: Legal Assistant

November 29, 2022
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We are seeking a Legal Assistant for the Class Proceedings Committee and Fund.

Heather Johnston appointed to Board of Trustees

November 22, 2022
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We’re pleased to announce the appointment of Heather Johnston, CPA, CA, BMath, to our Board of Trustees.

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Job posting: Summer Law Student, Class Proceedings Fund

By Nathalie Noel | March 7, 2022

We are seeking a Summer Law Student, Class Proceedings Fund

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New tip sheet to help prepare a compelling application

By Nathalie Noel | March 1, 2022

Applying for a Foundation grant? Download our new new tip sheet to help you prepare a compelling application.

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Changing hearts and minds: Elders’ Council receives prestigious justice award

By Nathalie Noel | February 1, 2022

The Ministry of the Attorney General is thrilled that the Elders’ Council has been recognized with the Guthrie Award

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Responsive Call for Applications

By Nathalie Noel | January 27, 2022

Call for applications information and application form to apply to the Responsive program
Deadline: April 1, 2022, 5:00 p.m.
Grant amounts: up to $100K

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Video celebrates Elders’ Council

By Nathalie Noel | January 17, 2022

Video celebrates the 2020 Guthrie Award recipient: the Elders’ Council of the Indigenous Justice Division of the Ministry of the Attorney General

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New Queer Refugee Hearings Program Toolkit

By Nathalie Noel | October 31, 2021

The Queer Refugee Hearings Program Toolkit helps individuals claiming refugee protection based on sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and/or sex characteristics.

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