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Yellowknife Community Foundation

Who is the Yellowknife Community Foundation?

The Yellowknife Community Foundation is a non-profit organization created by and for the people of Yellowknife. The Foundation was formed in 1993 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.

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Celebrating 25 Years

In 2018, the Yellowknife Community Foundation celebrated its 25th anniversary. Explore our interactive timeline and watch our documentary celebrating the milestone.

Photo by Alexander Legaree

What Does the Yellowknife Community Foundation Do?

Since 1993, the Yellowknife Community Foundation has been working collaboratively with the community as a trusted partner to fulfil impact philanthropy and bring about positive, systemic and sustainable change.

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