Imagine Canada

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Oversight

Imagine Canada Board

Imagine Canada’s volunteer Board is legally responsible for the Standards Program and appoints members of the Standards Council.

Imagine Canada’s Board is elected by the membership of Imagine Canada (which consists of charities and public-benefit nonprofits) for 3-year renewable terms.

Standards Council

The volunteer Standards Council is responsible for overseeing the Standards Program. This includes recommending Program policies and procedures to the Imagine Canada Board; approving revisions to the Standards; appointing members to peer review panels; reviewing and rendering decisions on complaints about the Program and its participants; and, provide guidance on current and emerging issues relating to the Program.

The current members of the Standards Council are:

  • Don McCreesh

    Chair, Standards Council
    President, The Garnet Group
    Ontario
  • Yves Savoie

    Vice Chair, Standards Council
    CEO, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
    Ontario
  • Linda Brazier Lamoureux

    Director of Learning and Innovation (retired)
    United Way of Winnipeg
    Manitoba
  • Peter Broder

    Policy Analyst and General Counsel
    The Muttart Foundation
    Alberta
  • Lou Del Gobbo

    Vice-President & Chief Financial Officer
    BC Cancer Foundation
    British Columbia
  • Refat Jiwani

    Chief Financial Officer
    Aga Khan Museum
    Ontario
  • Debra Kerby

    President & CEO
    Canadian Feed the Children
    Ontario
  • Patrick Manley

    Vice-President, Finance
    Heart and Stroke Foundation
    Ontario
  • Leon Mills

    Executive Director
    Canadian Hard of Hearing Association-NL
    Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Luce Moreau

    Consultant
    Philanthropic Development
    Québec
  • Janet Rock

    Director of Knowledge Creation
    Propellus
    Alberta
  • Martha Tory

    Partner (retired)
    EY
    Ontario
  • Kristine Webber

    Executive Director (retired)
    NatureKids BC
    British Columbia

Our National Partners

  • great west life
  • Lawson Foundation
  • Muttart Foundation
  • RBC Foundation
  • Suncor
  • TD Bank
  • investors group

Learn more about our National Partners and other supporters.

Charitable Registration Number: 119218790 RR0001