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Friday December 22 8:30am-Noon
Monday December 25 CLOSED
Tuesday December 26 CLOSED
Wednesday December 27 CLOSED
Thursday December 28 8:30-4:30
Friday December 29 8:30-3:00
Monday January 1

Tuesday January 2



To receive a 2017 tax receipt, gifts must be:
  • Delivered to our office during regular business hours until Friday, December 29, 2017.
  • Mailed to our office, postmarked December 31, 2017 or earlier.
  • Made securely, online until 11:59 pm on December 31, 2017 through the foundation’s online donation site.
  • Gifts of publicly traded securities: To ensure you receive a 2017 tax receipt, please call us at 905-523-5600 before December 21, 2017

Legacy newsletter Fall 2017

Our latest Legacy newsletter is here.

Double your impact with our matched funds

Thank you for all your donations! Giving Tuesday is over but we’re still matching all contributions to our Arts Endowment Fund and Environment Endowment Funds. Click here to donate.

Giving Tuesday: Double your impact with our matched funds

Are you a lover of the arts? A champion of the environment? Double your impact by contributing to our Arts Endowment Fund or Environment Endowment Fund – we match every gift dollar for dollar. Click here to donate.

Hamilton’s Millennials and Community Belonging

Click here to read Hamilton’s Millennials and Community Belonging, a new snapshot report that looks at millennials’ sense of belonging in Hamilton.

Dougher fund grants close to $150,000

This fund reflects one donor’s love for her home community of Dundas.  Read about latest grants from the fund here.

Community Health, Education & Research Grants

We recently announced over $200k in grants that supports innovative research and partnerships in community health.  Read about the projects here.

A Place to Belong

We had a great day on July 2nd for a Place to Belong.  Check out some highlights here.

2016-17 annual report

We just released our 2016-17 annual report.  Read it here.

Canada 150 grants

Hamilton Community Foundation highlights cultural awareness for Canada 150 with almost $200,000 in granting. Read the media release here.