The Calgary Foundation exists to nurture a healthy, vibrant, giving and caring community.  We are taking a proactive role in strengthening the charitable sector in order to best address current and emerging needs.  We are committed to helping charitable organizations build capacity in order to strengthen your organization’s ability to serve the current and emergent needs of our community.




Community Knowledge Centre – Share your story

CKC connects donors, community members, policy-makers and media to the vibrant charitable sector. CKC allows charities to share compelling stories and provides meaningful ways to make an impact. JOIN CKC!


Calgary Foundation responds to community needs and opportunities and advances vital community issues through its grants and awards

Capacity Building Initiatives

Our support extends beyond grantmaking – we also offer workshops and consultations that address some of the high-priority needs of any healthy organization. 


Charitable Organization Funds allow charities to benefit through investing.  By placing your organizations charitable assets at the Calgary Foundation, you earn a rate of return over the long-term that preserves the real purchasing power of the capital.