Alumna donates $5M to McGill for food security research

October 12, 2018

McGill University alumna Margaret A Gilliam has donated $5M to the university’s Institute for Global Food Security. A release states that the donation will help faculty and student researchers understand the root causes of global hunger, and to develop novel solutions for food insecurity worldwide. “Ms. Gilliam’s investment will extend far beyond McGill and will ultimately have a powerful impact on the health and well-being of our entire global community,” said McGill Principal Suzanne Fortier. McGill adds that it will rename the institute in Gillam’s honour. McGill