• Historic $8M Donation to George Brown College

    Jack Cockwell and the Brookfield Partner Foundation donated $8 million dollars to George Brown College

    Jack Cockwell and the Brookfield Partner Foundation presenting their eight million dollar donation cheque to George Brown College.

    George Brown College has received a donation of eight million dollars from Toronto business leader and philanthropist Jack Cockwell and the Brookfield Partners Foundation. Officially announced on October 13, 2015, this contribution represents the largest one-time donation in George Brown's history and in the history of the Ontario college system.

    This gift will fund the college’s redevelopment and expansion plans. George Brown's building at the Waterfront Campus has been renamed The Daphne Cockwell Centre for Health Sciences, to honour Cockwell’s late mother. Learn more on the full-time website about this donation.