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Réussite éducative soutenue par la Fondation W.

Our mission

Contribute to equal opportunities and enable vulnerable populations to have real access to educational success*.

*Educational success means the process that encompasses academic success and allows for personal, social and professional development of the individual (Higher Education Council, 2008).

Our values

l'éthique est une valeur clée de la Fondation W.
  • Ethics

La cllaboration est une valeur importante de la Fondation W.
  • Collaboration

La transparence est une valeur importante de la Fondation W.
  • Transparency

Le bénévolat est une valeur clée à la Fondation W.
  • Volunteering

La justice sociale est une valeur fondametale de la Fondation W.
  • Social justice

prévention de la pauvreté par l'éducation à la Fondation W.

Our vision

Preventing and reducing poverty through education.

View our annual reports

Governance and teams

We are fortunate to be surrounded by an excellent team. We are a meritocratic team of administrators, employees and volunteers who share common values and mobilize towards a common vision.

Members of the Board of Directors

Jasmine Dupont, Eng.

 

Director a team of large construction sites within the material resources department.

 

Montreal School Services Centre

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President

Jasmine Dupont, Eng.

Noor Al-Haiek, CPA 

 

Senior Associate, Mergers and Acquisitions

Deloitte.

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Treasurer

Noor Al-Haiek, CPA

Hussein Wissanji, MD, MPH, FRCSC

 

General and Thoracic Pediatric Surgeon

 

Montreal Children's Hospital

 

McGill University Health Centre

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Vice-president

Hussein Wissanji,
MD, MPH, FRCSC

Jessica Dufresne, LL.M. LL.B.

Lawyer

 

PH.D Candidate in Law

 

Specialist in food accessibility and diversity law 

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Secretary

Jessica Dufresne,
LL.M., LL.B.

Tasheen Wissanji, MD, M.Sc., FRCPC

 

Internist and Intensive Care Fellow

 

University of Montreal

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Administratrice

Tasheen Wissanji, MD, M. Sc., FRCPC

Executive management

Alisha Wissanji, Ph.D.

 

Professor and researcher at the Cégep Marie-Victorin

 

Founder of the School of the Greats

 

Founder of la Fondation W.

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Executive Director

Alisha Wissanji, Ph.D.

Team 

Alessandro Sartor, BEng

 

Computer Engineering student at Polytechnique de Montéal

 

Contributes to the development of the computer programming curriculum as well as data capture and consolidation for impact measurement.

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Alessandro Sartor

Scientific Coordinator

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Research Assistant

Ana-Virginia Tejada-Cuerno

 

Student in the Department of Specialized Education and Training, University of Quebec in Montreal

 

Former participant of the School of Greats

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Ana-Virginia Tejada-Cuerno

Development of Transfer Tools

Mégane Francoeur

 

Student in microbiology, infectious diseases, and immunology at the University of Montreal.

 

Contributes to the development of the science curriculum as well as the capture and consolidation of data for impact measurement.

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Mégane Francoeur

Scientific Coordinator

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Research Assistant

Shirley Vuong

 

Graduated from Cegep Marie-Victorin.

 

Former participant of the School of Greats

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Shirley Vuong

Communication

Sabrine Lyna Hamouni

Graduated from Cegep Marie-Victorin in Natural Science.

 

 Participant of the School of Greats since 2016

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Sabrine Lyna Hamouni

technology coordinator

Aurélie Dussenne

Master of Liberal Arts, Harvard

 

Data Scientist - Founder, Data Science Company

Formerly data analyst at the United Nation

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Aurélie Dussenne

Data Analyst

Leslie Grah

 

Student at the Faculty of Human Sciences, University of Quebec in Montreal

 

Former participant of the School of Greats

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Leslie Grah

Administrative Assistant

Volunteer Disciplinary Experts

Volunteering is a key value of the Foundation W. We are fortunate to have a team of disciplinary experts who contribute to the Foundation W. mission through their generosity in time and knowledge.

Mélissa Goulet, Ph.D.

 

Professor, Department of Education and Specialized Training at the University of Quebec in Montreal.

 

Researcher, School Environment Research Group (GRES)

 

Researcher, University Institute Young In Difficulty-CIUSS-Of-Centre-South-Of-Montreal

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Mélissa Goulet, Ph.D.

Research Specialist

Isabelle Archambault, Ph.D.

 

Professor at the School of Psychoeducation at the University of Montreal

 

Canada Research Chair in Children's School, Well-being and Educational Success

 

Myriagone Co-Chair McConnell-UdM in Youth Knowledge Mobilization.

 

Director of the School Environments Research Group (GRES).

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Isabelle Archambault, Ph.D.

Research Specialist

Sarah-Lourdes
Tejada-Cuerno
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Assist elderly by offering home support aimed at the autonomy at the CLSC of Mercier-Est and Anjou 

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Sarah-Lourdes Tejada-Cuerno

Social service worker

Manon Laferrière,

 

B.E.E.I. Bachelor of Education in Inadequate Childhood, special needs sector,

University of Quebec in Montreal.

 

Practice in child psychiatry Founding member and consultant of the Association of Orthopedic Teachers of Quebec.

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Manon Laferrière, Remedial teacher

co-author of the mentor training guide for the School of the Greats program

Marie Beaumont, Erg. 

Occupational therapist working with various clients, including children with various developmental problems or difficulties in their daily activities.

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Marie Beaumont, Erg.

Consultant in educational content development

Advisory Committee

The Advisory Committee is a consultative body that meets three times a year and is made up of disciplinary experts who share the values and mission of the Foundation W. The committee's mandate is to take a critical and constructive look at the various facets of the Foundation W. and to inform the President and Executive Director of their recommendations.

Lony Tehini, Eng.

 

Global Product Manager

 

Hitachi ABB Powergrids

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Lony Tehini, Eng.

Julie Veilleux

 

 

Director of Communications - Leucan

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Julie Veilleux

Josée Desjardins

 

Executive Director - Phoenix de Sherbrooke

 

Former Vice-President, Development and Government Relations - Breakfast Club of Canada 

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Josée Desjardins