Reports Archive

Submission to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance

Pre-budget consultations for budget 2015

August 2014The Muttart Foundation

The Muttart Foundation has called upon the federal government to reinstitute studies into Canada’s voluntary sector. In a submission to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance, the Foundation encouraged the committee to recommend funding be restored to Statistics Canada to allow the agency to reinstitute three studies – the National Survey of Nonprofit and Voluntary Organizations, the Satellite Accounts and the Canadian Survey of Giving, Volunteering and Participating. A copy of the Foundation’s submission is available here.

Pre-budget Consultations 2015

Advancing the Educational Preparation and Professional Development of Alberta’s Early Learning and Care Workforce

October 2014The Muttart Foundation and Dr. Rachel Langford

Advancing the Educational Preparation and Professional Development of Alberta’s Early Learning and Care Workforce Summary Report. The Muttart Foundation has prepared the current discussion paper (and summary report) to begin the process of rethinking how the Alberta early childhood education and care workforce might best be developed to meet the needs of children and their families. The paper considers the knowledge, skills and competencies early childhood educators (including certificated teachers) require to deliver high-quality learning and care for children below the mandatory school age, as well as the educational preparation and professional learning requirements that supports these bodies of knowledge, skills and competencies. Dr. Rachel Langford, Director of the School of Early Childhood Studies, at Ryerson University, served as the lead researcher and writer for the paper and worked closely with Muttart Foundation staff in its development.

Alberta Full Report Alberta Summary Report

Children and Families in the New Saskatchewan in Regina: A Discussion of Early Learning and Child Care

A Record of Early Childhood Education and Care Stakeholder Discussions - Regina Forum

March 2014The Muttart Foundation

The Muttart Foundation, in partnership with the Saskatchewan Population Health and Evaluation Research Unit, hosted a stakeholder discussion on the organization, funding and delivery of early learning and child care in Saskatchewan, in Regina on December 2, 2013. The report provides a transcript of these discussions.

Regina Forum

Children and Families in the New Saskatchewan in Saskatoon: A Discussion of Early Learning and Child Care

A Record of Early Childhood Education and Care Stakeholder Discussions - Saskatoon Forum

March 2014The Muttart Foundation

The Muttart Foundation, in partnership with the Saskatchewan Population Health and Evaluation Research Unit, hosted a stakeholder discussion on the organization, funding and delivery of early learning and child care in Saskatchewan, in Saskatoon on November 29, 2013. This report provides a transcript of these discussions.

Saskatoon Forum

Prepare your Non-Profit Organization to Help Create a Wave of Positive Change

December 2013Dr. Marlo Raynolds The Muttart Foundation

“Leadership” is a multi-faceted concept, confusing to some, challenging to most. In this “leadership notebook,” former Pembina Institute CEO Marlo Raynolds reflects on some of the things he learned from his years of heading this environmental charity. An easy read, Dr. Raynolds’ book is a thoughtful and practical guide that will be of value to those in leadership roles and those who aspire to such roles.

Prepare Your Non-Profit Organization to Help Create a Wave of Positive Change