Terry Cooke and Kitestring’s Chris Farias talked about the importance of closing the digital literacy gap and the #HamOntForever initiative. Watch it here.


To make a tax receiptable donation to this new fund, please click on the Donate Today button at the top of the page.  The fund will appear in the dropdown list.  For more information about the fund and its purpose visit hamontforever.ca

Vital Signs TV

We talked social enterprise, with Michael Bowyer from 541 Eatery and Exchange and Chris Beltrano from the YWCA’s At the Table on our November show.  Watch it here (link may be available only to cable subscribers)

Community Health, Education & Research (CHER) grants

The deadline for applications to the CHER fund is January 30, 2015.  Details and application forms can be accessed here.

Giving for the health of it

Sheree Meredith discussed the health benefits of giving in the Hamilton Spectator.  Read more here.

Impact Investing with the Hamilton Community Foundation

Read Terry Cooke’s article in the November Urbanicity.

Pairing teens and seniors: a recipe for community

Read this great story from Neighbour 2 Neighbour.

Legacy Newsletter Fall 2014

Our latest Legacy newsletter is here

Making an impact through education

How does financial support for education change a young person’s life? Read about the impact of HCF’s scholarships and bursaries told in the recipients own words, in this new section of our website.

Neighbourhood Leadership Institute

Want to know what the Neighbourhood Leadership Institute is about?  Watch this fun video and to learn more click here