People working together can make a difference


Yellowknife Community Foundation

About us.

The Yellowknife Community Foundation was formed in 1993 to provide interested individuals and organizations with a means of supporting projects in our community for the enduring future. It embodies a simple concept – that people working together can make a difference.

Yellowknife Community Foundation

Our Mission.

Our mission is to enhance the quality of life of the citizens of Yellowknife, and the surrounding area by: identifying and addressing current and anticipated community needs; and, raising, managing, and distributing money from donated funds to meet those needs.

Yellowknife Community Foundation

Get Involved.


Support our work in the community by donating today through CanadaHelps! You get your tax receipt straight away!

Planned GIVING

Make a gift for the enduring future. You can leave a bequest by writing a will, or by adding a codicil to your existing will.


Do you want to be on our Board or support our work in the community? We look for volunteers year-round, so get in touch!

Yellowknife Community Foundation


Yellowknife Community Foundation


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