+1 867 446 4527 5007 - 50 Avenue (W.H. Bromley Building)
P.O. Box 1620
Yellowknife, NT
X1A 3S9
CRA # 88910 1978 RR 0001

Grants

  • Administrative Endowment Fund

    Administrative Endowment Fund

    The Yellowknife Community Foundation is administered by a volunteer board of directors who are assisted with day-to-day operations by volunteers,donated professional and administrative services, and a part-time paid Executive Director. The Foundation is able to minimize its administrative costs and maximize its grant-making ability through these valuable contributions. Donations to…

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  • Albert Hall Seniors Enhancement Fund

    Albert Hall Seniors Enhancement Fund

    Born in Edmonton in 1930, Albert was lured North in 1952 to work at Giant Yellowknife Mines, where he met Hilya. Together they raised four boys and lived the adventure. Active was Albert’s middle name. He loved and respected the outdoors, whether boating, fishing, guiding, hunting, gardening or cutting firewood.…

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  • Barb Bromley Fund for Seniors and Elders

    Barb Bromley Fund for Seniors and Elders

    Established in memory of Barbara Meriel Bromley. The Barbara Bromley Memorial Fund was established to support issues related to seniors and elders such as housing, nursing and long-term care, hard of hearing, Alzheimers or similar dementias, and mobility. Prerequisites To be eligible, applicants (organizations or individuals) must be based in…

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  • Chris Argue Memorial Fund

    Chris Argue Memorial Fund

    The Chris Argue Memorial Fund was established to assist individuals or organizations involved in the development of leadership skills and self-confidence through self-propelled wilderness travel in the Northwest Territories. Grants may be used for travel, providing leadership or skills training, attending courses, programs or training or promotional activities related to…

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  • Gary Robinson Memorial Fund

    Gary Robinson Memorial Fund

    Established in memory of Gary Robinson. The Gary Robinson Memorial Fund provides financial support to those individuals or charitable organizations involved in search and rescue/recovery or emergency response activities. Although priority will be given for these purposes grants can also be awarded to individuals or charitable organizations involved in outdoor…

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  • Helmets for Hardy

    Helmets for Hardy

    The Yellowknife Community Foundation is pleased to announce that it is now affiliated with Helmets for Hardy, a non-profit organization to support helmet use for biking, skate boarding and other activities to prevent head injuries. "Helmets for Hardy was created in July 2012, when Josh Hardy, age 18 lost his…

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  • Jonas Konge Memorial Fund

    Jonas Konge Memorial Fund

    Established in 2010 in memory of Jonas Konge The Jonas Konge Memorial Fund was established to: Support NWT residents pursuing post secondary studies in medicine or nursing, and Provide support to the Stanton Territorial Hospital Foundation to fund the purchase of new capital equipment or programs (approved and identified by…

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  • Loraine Minish Cooper Garden of Hope

    Loraine Minish Cooper Garden of Hope

    The Loraine Minish-Cooper Memorial Fund was established to build and support the operation of the Garden of Hope in Yellowknife so that it can provide a place of peace and comfort, especially for those with breast cancer and their families. The Garden of Hope was officially opened in September 2003…

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  • NWT Mining Heritage Centre Fund

    NWT Mining Heritage Centre Fund

    The NWT Mining Heritage Centre Fund was established by the NWT Mining Heritage Society in 2008. The NWT Mining Heritage Society is developing a museum and tourist centre in the A-shaft head frame area of the old Giant Mine using some of the former Giant Mine buildings. The fund is…

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  • Walter Gibbins Memorial Fund

    Walter Gibbins Memorial Fund

    Established in memory of Walter Gibbins Walter Gibbins was born in Winnipeg in 1940, and received his B.Sc. from the University of Manitoba , M.Sc. from Northwestern University (Illinois) and Ph.D. from MacMaster University. He worked for the NWT Geological Division of the Department of Indian Affairs, Yellowknife from 1974…

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  • Yellowknife Community Fund

    Yellowknife Community Fund

    The Yellowknife Community Fund was established to assist the Foundation with addressing its mandate in a wide range of areas. As such, grant requests will be considered for projects in or around Yellowknife which: advance the welfare of the needy and alleviate human suffering and poverty; assist and promote arts…

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