Good news for Eva Rothwell

A surprise anonymous gift of $100,000 will support the Eva Rothwell Centre in the Keith neighbourhood.

Vital Signs TV

Stewart Chisholm and Chris Phillips are on to talk about the Hamilton Revitalization Action Campaign. Watch it here (link may be available only to cable subscribers)

Governor General: Look forward to the future and ask “what’s next”?

In this 60th anniversary message to HCF, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston called on Hamiltonians to use their care and concern as a guiding light to address the challenges of the future. 

HCF wins Excellence in Governance Award

The Foundation has been awarded for best practices to enhance boardroom diversity by the Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries.  Read more.

What does HCF do?

Terry Cooke explained it to Urbanicity radio in this short interview leading up to our 60th.

Community loan story

Read this case study about how the Mustard Seed Co-op used social financing to make positive change in Hamilton. 

Application forms now available

Click on the links below for more information

Community Health, Education & Research Fund (CHER)
Application deadline:  January 30, 2015

The Dougher Community Fund
Application deadline:  February 2, 2015

The Hamilton Spectator Summer Camp Fund
Application deadline:  April 10, 2015

Celebrate 60 Years Day

Check out the fun Hamiltonians were having when they joined us to Celebrate 60 years.

We need to grow up and not out

Read the Spec column by Terry Cooke and Dr. Jim Dunn

The best friend Hamilton’s never heard of

Read Paul Wilson’s article about HCF’s 60 years.