Pointe-à-Callière Foundation

The Pointe-à-Callière Foundation, created in 1993, supports the Museum’s activities and growth, helps to create bonds with the Montréal community, and provides financial support for the Museum.

The Foundation actively supports the Museum’s development, by organizing fundraising activities, soliciting and receiving donations, manages the program for Members and volunteers and publishes Cité magazine.

Concrete achievements

Since it was founded, the Foundation has helped carry out a number of major development projects for Pointe-à-Callière, the Montréal Archaeology and History Complex. For example:

  • Preserving and showcasing Montréal’s first Catholic cemetery
  • Creating school programs
  • Renewing the multimedia show on the history of Montréal
  • Creating the Archaeological Field School
  • Acquiring and developing the Youville Pumping Station
  • Acquiring the Mariners' House – National Bank Pavilion


Robert Dumas
President and Chief Executive Officer
Sun Life Financial, Québec


Yves Bonin

Caroline Émond
Vice-President, Financial governance and optimization
Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec

Pierre Hébert
Norton Rose Fulbright


Robert Y. Girard
Fasken Martineau


Mario Bédard
Vice-President, Real Estate Investments Insurance and Financial Services
Industrial Alliance Financial Group

Maxime Boissonneault
Vice-President of Sales GSOFT

André Bouthillier
Executive Vice-President

Pierre Courchesne
Executive Vice-President – Finance and Administration
ESI Technologies

Louis Douville
Regional Director, Local Sales, Québec
Bell Media

Johane Frenette
HEC Montréal

Gilles Gaudreault
Quest Solution

Mireille Jaeger
Controller, Vice-Presidency Office of Financing, Treasury and Pension Fund

Karen Laflamme
Executive Vice-President, Finances, Retail
Ivanhoé Cambridge

Marc Légaré
Sérénia Funeral Brokers

Laurent Liagre

Michel Malo
Vice-President of Investments
CN Investment Division

Charles S.N. Parent
National Bank Financial

Maxime Rémillard
President and CEO
Groupe V Média

Simon Rivet
Vice-President, Legal Affairs and Secretary

Éric Rufer
Director - Customer Development
Casino de Montréal

Pierre Savard
Vice-President of Finance
Magnus Poirier

Luc Wiseman
Avanti Ciné Vidéo

Board of the Pointe-à-Callière Foundation
Gathered around Robert Dumas, President of the Board of the Foundation and Francine Lelièvre, Executive Director at Pointe-à-Callière, Board members of the Foundation are: Yves Bonin, Éric Rufer, Mario Bédard, Pierre Hébert, Laurent Liagre, Karen Laflamme, Robert Y. Girard, Charles S.N. Parent, Pierre Savard, Caroline Émond, Maxime Boissonneault, Luc Wiseman, Johane Frenette et Pierre Courchesne. Absent from the photo: Louis Douville, Gilles Gaudreault. Mireille Jaeger, Marc Légaré, Michel Malo, Alain Primeau, Maxime Rémillard et Simon Rivet.
© NH Photographes
© Lino Cipresso
© Lino Cipresso

Become a volunteer!

Want to play a role in an enriching environment that involves culture, heritage, and exclusive events? Want to help further the renown of Montréal’s birthplace?

See our registration form to learn about the various types of volunteer activities open to you at the Pointe-à-Callière Foundation. To apply to volunteer at the Foundation, please send your duly completed form to fondation@pacmusee.qc.ca.

For an internship relating to your area of study click here.

Contact us

Pointe-à-Callière Foundation
350 Place Royale
Montréal, Quebec H2Y 3Y5
Phone number : 514 872-4643
Fax: 514 872-8585

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