Hartley T. Richardson, President of the Richardson Foundation Inc., is pleased to announce the election of Hilary A. Partner to the Board of Directors of the Richardson Foundation.
Ms. Partner is a registered social worker with a specialization in healthcare. Her professional experience includes adolescent drug abuse prevention research, clinical therapy for eating disorders, and hospital operations. She holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto, a Master of Science degree in Social Work from Columbia University and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Colgate University. Having completed the Institute of Corporate Directors of Canada’s Not-For-Profit Governance Essentials Program, Ms. Partner currently sits on the board of the Adoption Council of Ontario.
The Richardson Foundation helps registered Canadian charitable organizations achieve their goals by providing meaningful funding that will enrich the lives of the people in the communities served by James Richardson & Sons, Limited and its Affiliated Companies. The Richardson Foundation has surpassed $100 million in donations since its inception in 1957, and continues its focus on the Visual and Performing Arts, Youth Initiatives, Education and Environmental Issues and providing special support to United Way.