HEC receives $2M donation for Hélène Desmarais Building, entrepreneurs


HEC Montréal Foundation has received a $2M donation from the Lise and Giuseppe Racanelli Foundation. Half of the donation will be put towards HEC’s Hélène Desmarais Building, while the other half will support the Cursus entrepreneurial series of activities, which are operated as part of the Pole Entrepreneuriat, Repreneuriat et Famille en affaires. The donation will support those completing business acceleration and incubation programs at La base entrepreneuriale HEC Montréal. The space used for Pole Entrepreneuriat, Repreneuriat et Famille en affaires will be named the Espace Fondation Lise et Giuseppe Racanelli in honour of the donation.