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2013 Stewardship Report
The 2013 Stewardship Report is available for download as a PDF, please click here to review.

The 9th Annual McGannon Foundation 5KM Run/Walk
Roughly 40 delegates of the Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS) Canada Conference in Saskatoon, laced up their running shoes.

McGannon Scholarship Winners for 2012
The McGannon Foundation awarded two scholarships in 2010 and four in 2011.

News Archive


It is a year for great celebration, as the Foundation is now 10 years old! This is a milestone in our history filled with many successes. The Foundation was established in October 2002 with the CRA granting “Charitable Status” under the terms of the Canadian Income Tax Act.

Our Mission:

“To provide funding for the advancement of Risk Management and Insurance to students, organizers and stakeholders”.

Highlights from the successes of 2012 include the following:

Since inception we have awarded:

The Foundation wishes to acknowledge Joe Hardy, a founding Director of the Foundation, for his efforts over the years that have allowed the Foundation to flourish and grow beyond the original dream. We wish him well in his retirement.

The foundation is pleased to announce that Mr. Hardy will now act as the Students Ambassador on behalf of the foundation. Thank you Joe.

The Foundation’s current directors are as follows:

Finally, the McGannon Foundation has been busy behind the scenes rolling out events and marketting initiatives in celebration of the 10th Year anniversary celebration to applaud its accomplishments, thank its donors, volunteers and stakeholders and to continue to generate interest in its plans, activities and future objectives.

The celebration was officially launched at the RIMS Canada night event held at the 2012 RIMS Conference in Philadelphia whereby the Foundation’s 10th year anniversary logo... and in keeping with the times… the foundations’s QR code were both unveiled.

On behalf of the Board of Directors, I wish to thank all who have contributed to our success, without you, it is not possible to have realized such achievement.

Thank You,
Joe Restoule