Join the HCF team!

We are looking for an Impact & Evaluation Specialist for a 14-month contract. Read more about the position and how to apply here. Deadline to apply is Tuesday, May 23, 2023

New Vital Signs episode: LRT and affordable housing

Terry Cooke welcomes Angie Burden (General Manager, Healthy and Safe Communities, City of Hamilton) and Brian Doucet (Associate Professor, School of Planning, University of Waterloo) to discuss how transit and housing intersect and what it means for Hamiltonians. Watch here.

New Vital Signs episode: The Bruce Trail

Grace Diffey hosts Michael MacDonald (CEO, Bruce Trail Conservancy) to talk about the “ribbon of wilderness” that runs through Hamilton on its way from Niagara to Tobermory. Watch here.

New Vital Signs episode: Food security in Hamilton

Grace Diffey hosts Krista D’Aoust (Neighbour to Neighbour Centre) and Kevin Hamilton (McQuesten Urban Farm) to talk food security and agriculture in Hamilton. Watch here.

New report hears from residents about impacts of LRT

A new study funded in part by HCF looks at what residents think about LRT and its impact on housing and transportation. Read the full report here.

Spring 2023 Legacy newsletter out now!

From a commitment to Truth and Reconciliation to the latest grant and donor stories, check out the latest edition of our newsletter here.

New Vital Signs episode: Six Nations history

Rudi Wallace welcomes Dr. Rick Monture to discuss the history of Six Nations and Haudenosaunee culture on the latest episode of Vital Signs. Stream here.

ABACUS Evaluation Request for Proposals

HCF is seeking brief proposals to assist in the evaluation of our ABACUS-supported programs. Read the full request for proposals here.

Edith H. Turner Foundation Fund grants

HCF recently granted $642,603 from the Edith H. Turner Foundation Fund. See the full list of projects here.

Community Services Recovery Fund

HCF is distributing local grants as part of the Community Services Recovery Fund (CSRF), a new $400 million investment by the federal government to support charities and non-profits as they adapt their organizations for pandemic recovery. Read more here.