Creating healthy, vibrant and livable communities in B.C.

Vancouver Foundation

As Canada’s largest community foundation, is dedicated to creating healthy, vibrant and livable communities across B.C.

Through the help of donors, the Foundation uses a portion of the income generated by prudent investments to support hundreds of innovative projects and programs.

The remaining income is reinvested to help grow endowment funds each year. Since 1943, their donors have created 1,800 endowment funds and together have distributed more than $1 billion to charities.

From arts and culture, to the environment, to education, to health and social development, Vancouver Foundation exists to make meaningful and lasting improvements in communities across the province.

Vancouver Foundation provides investment and community expertise, and helps donors to be effective with their charitable giving. A single gift to can go on and on; leaving a legacy for the community that addresses the needs of today and tomorrow.