28 Sep 2012

The 3rd Edition of the Rentrée nocturne, a fundraising event for the Fondation de la Place des Arts, took place on September 14. The event was organized by the Fondation de la Place des Arts’ 2012 young patrons committee (Comité des jeunes mécènes 2012), including member Christian Houle, a Tax Consultant at the Montréal office. Entitled Contrast’O, the evening event highlighted the contrasts between various eras and art forms.

The purpose of the Place des Arts foundation is to support the Société de la Place des Arts by contributing financially to projects and activities that promote education and public awareness of the performing arts, particularly among young people; increased accessibility to local and foreign artistic productions for various for segments of the public; audience development through innovative projects; as well as artistic research, experimentation, and creation. Montréal office Partner Pierre Monette is the Foundation’s Treasurer.

Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton has carved out a place for itself as a major partner of the Rentrée nocturne, asserting its leadership among young professionals along with its support to the Fondation de la Place des Arts.