Future Intended: Supporting a greener Hamilton

It’s Earth Week! To celebrate, we want to tell you about some great local programs and organizations we support that help protect the environment. Read more here.


Future Intended: Hamilton has art in its heart

The arts have become a major facet of Hamilton’s rejuvenation. Art – in one form or another — is also important for a thriving community. Read more about some of the latest arts programs we support in our city.


Vital Signs TV: Cancer screening in Hamilton

In the first episode of 2018, Terry Cooke hosts Carol Rand (Director, Juaravinski Cancer Centre) and Dr. Bill Evans (Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Oncology, McMaster University) to discuss the importance of cancer screening. Watch this and other episodes of Vital Signs here.


Future Intended: Read all about it!

Reading and writing can be two of life’s greatest joys. In our latest Future Intended blog we highlight five recent projects that help to spread the joy of literacy in Hamilton. Read more here.


Future Intended: Empowering women and girls in Hamilton

At HCF we believe that supporting and empowering women and girls is a crucial element in building a vibrant and inclusive Hamilton. Read more about some of our recent granting in this area.


Future Intended: Spreadin’ rhythm around

Hamilton is definitely a music town. Through a variety of funds, we’re glad to be able to support local projects and organizations that spread the joy of music. Read more here.


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.