7 May 2014

Trudeau Mentors Janice MacKinnon and Monica Patten were invested Members of the Order of Canada at a ceremony attended by the General Governor of Canada on May 7th, 2014. During the ceremony, it was noted that Mrs. MacKinnon "has earned the respect by her participation in public policy debates" during her career as a politician and academic. As for Mrs. Patten, who was CEO of Community Foundations of Canada, she was rewarded for having "encouraged Canadians to invest in their communities."


Janice MacKinnon

A former Minister of Finance, Minister of Social Services, Minister of Economic Development and Government House leader at the Government of Saskatchewan.

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Monica Patten

As President and Chief Executive Officer of Community Foundations of Canada, she serves as an advisor to many Canadian non-profit and philanthropic programs.

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