Donation Information

A primary goal of The William H. McGannon Foundation is to create, manage and build endowment funds. Most donations are therefore held as endowment capital, and grant amounts are controlled to protect the long-term value of the fund and the grants that will be derived therefrom in the future.

Consequently, we request that you fill out our Donor Fundraising Application form below.

If you have any further information requests for our Foundation, please reach out to us via mail:

William H. McGannon Foundation
c/o Joseph Restoule, President
6093 Signal Ridge Hts. S.W.
Calgary, Alberta  T3H 2P1  Canada

Additional details about the McGannon Foundation’s activities can be viewed in the upcoming Stewardship Report.

Thank you to our Foundation Donors.

2018 McGannon Foundation Donors

  • Charles Taylor Adjusting
  • Chubb Insurance Company of Canada
  • Iridium Risk Services Inc. 
  • Oilfield Insurance Agencies 
  • Southern Alberta Risk & Insurance Management Society (SARIMS)
  • Deloitte
  • Iridium (Mark R.)
  • RIMS CANADA
  • AXA XL
  • FM GLOBAL
  • AIG
  • BRAEMAR
  • CALGARY ENERGY CLAIMS
  • LIBERTY

2017 McGannon Foundation Donors

  • AIG Canada
  • Braemar Technical Services (Adjusting) Limited 
  • Calgary Energy Claims Golf Tournament
  • Charles Taylor Adjusting
  • Chubb Insurance Company of Canada
  • Friends of Mark Roberton
  • Iridium Risk Services Inc.
  • RIMS Canada Council
  • Southern Alberta Risk & Insurance Management Society (SARIMS)
  • XL Catlin

Calgary Energy Claims Golf Tournament

Joe Restoule, President of McGannon Foundation is pictured above receiving a donation from proceeds of the Calgary Energy Claims Golf Tournament.

 

 

 

 

 

2017 Toronto RIMS Canada Conference

The McGannon Foundation held an event in Toronto during the RIMS Canada Conference in order to celebrate inspiration of the Foundation’s founding father, William H. McGannon, and to recognize their McGannon Foundation Donors and Supporters. Wine and cheese was enjoyed by all as Marley Drainville recognized and thanked all of McGannon’s supporters for their kind and generous support and commitment to the work of the Foundation. McGannon President Joe Restoule presented the Class of 2017 attendees in the Student Involvement Program, shared his fond memories of Bill with the attendees and reiterated the purpose of the Foundation…to provide education, work experience and research opportunities to students of Risk Management.

2016 Calgary Donor Appreciation Event

The McGannon Foundation celebrated with their Calgary Donors for their kind and generous support and commitment to their work with the Foundation. Enjoy some images from the event:

Fundraising Information

Several Canadian RIMS chapters have been using their annual Golf Tournaments as fundraisers for the Foundation and other charities. SARIMS and NARIMS have made substantial contributions to the Foundation over the past number of years though this method.

If any other chapter or organization wishes to raise funds in this manner we would be more than happy to assist with the event organization.

Past Fundraising Events

2017 SARIMS Golf Tournament
SARIMS contributed $5,000 to the McGannon Foundation.

2016 SARIMS Golf Tournament
SARIMS contributed $10,000 to the McGannon Foundation.

Donor Fundraising Application

A primary goal of The William H. McGannon Foundation is to create, manage and build endowment funds to support charitable organizations and projects now and forever (in perpetuity). Most donations are therefore held as endowment capital, and grant amounts are controlled to protect the long-term value of the fund and the grants that will be derived therefrom in the future. In addition, we will also hold gifts for a period of not less than 10 years as part of our endowment capital.

Canada Revenue Agency requires that we receive your written direction to invest your donation on a long-term basis to build endowment funds. In the absence of your specific direction we are required to distribute, as grants, where it is receipted a minimum of 80% of such donation in the year received or in the following fiscal year.

Consequently we request that you complete the following declaration to become a donor.

Thank you for your contribution to The William H. McGannon Foundation’s endowment fund.