A word from Crossroads International Executive Director Carine Guidicelli

In 2017, Crossroads’ partners Union Nationale des Femmes Coopératrices du Sénégal (UNFCS) and Papillon MDC piloted a unique mentor-mentee program to provide young women in the Diourbel region of Senegal, especially those with little education and jobless, with leadership skills that encourage them to engage with UNFCS women soap making collectives.  A key goal was […]

Papillon MDC Inc. Partners with Crossroads International and Green Beaver

Papillon MDC Inc. believes in the power of giving of ourselves, and asking for nothing in return. We are incredibly excited about our partnership with Green Beaver and Crossroads International, who is spearheading this project. This initiative aims to increase the productive capacity and ultimately incomes for a women run soap making business in Senegal. […]

The Arthritis Society

Having social purpose means seeking out meaningful partnerships with organizations whose sole purpose is to have a positive impact on the world and those who live in it. At Papillon MDC Inc., we put our time and our money where our mouth is to bring about social change. In 2017, we were proud and honored […]

Fernando Barbosa: Young leader in Action against Child Labour

Fernando Barbosa was born and raised in Cochabamba, Bolivia. He holds an Economics and International Business degree from Concordia University’s John Molson School of Business. He is also a trained actor. His passions for acting and social change inspired him to co-found “Educating the Streets – Building Society” an award winning capability building program for […]

Margaux Roncière: Young leader making a difference in the world

Margaux Roncière is sixteen years old and currently in Secondary 4 at Collège Ste-Anne de Lachine. Her keen eye for beauty and simplicity is captured in her paintings of landscapes. She began painting when she was 8 years old, and it has become for her a means of celebrating life, giving, and communion with nature and […]

Papillon MDC Inc. a Major Sponsor for “Radix: Designer by Nature” Event

For the first time ever, Papillon MDC Inc. was extremely proud to be the major sponsor of the second edition of the art exhibition Radix: Designer by Nature from September 7th to September 9th, 2016 hosted by Sandy Cavallo at Cavallo Design. Radix welcomes and brings together local artists who embody the essence of creative […]

Seven Inspiring Leaders

In 2014, Papillon MDC Inc. set out to discover what makes leaders inspiring and great at their work. The seven leaders selected shared their stories about their unique process of leadership. Through their stories, you discover what it means to be truly aligned with one’s inner core, and how to always bring your best forward […]