Together, we are strong.

With nearly 50 years of collective experience supporting the people of the North, the Yellowknife Community Foundation (founded in 1993) and the United Way NWT (founded in 2001) are joining forces to raise funds for the immediate requirements of community groups supporting those left vulnerable by the Covid-19 pandemic.

2020 Call for Scholarship and Grant Applications

The Yellowknife Community Foundation is pleased to announce that the 2020 Scholarship and Grant application season is here!  For students, funding is available in the Fine and Performing Arts, Health Care and Social Work, Sport and Recreation, Leadership and Community Development, Trades, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), Air Transportation, Finance...

Yellowknife Community Foundation announces the Adolph Duesterhus STEM Scholarship

The Yellowknife Community Foundation is pleased to announce the creation of the Adolph Duesterhus STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Scholarship. The scholarship will be open to students from Yellowknife pursuing a post-secondary education in a STEM related field. Quote by Robin Greig, President of the Yellowknife Community Foundation –...