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Welcome to

The Manning Foundation



Our Values



The Manning Foundation believes that Canadians share certain core values that, when properly applied to education and training programs, will strengthen Canada’s political leadership and encourage strong grassroots political participation and decision making:

  • Individual liberty, dignity and responsibility
  • Free markets, freedom of choice and limited government
  • Living within our means, both financially and ecologically
  • Respect for Canada’s cultural, religious and democratic traditions
  • Recognition of the relevance and limitations of science 5
  • Strong families and communities
  • Care for those who cannot care for themselves
  • Decentralized power and delivery of services
  • An informed and deliberate citizenry
  • Principled and prepared leadership