Giving kids the big picture

An HCF grant will help Hess Street School students share in Colonel Chris Hadfield’s journey around the earth.  Read more.

Legacy Newsletter Fall 2015

Our latest Legacy newsletter is here.

HCF is hiring

Click here to view our posting for the position of Advisor, Philanthropic Services.  Deadline is November 27, 2015.

Vital Signs TV

Terry Cooke discusses findings from HCF’s newest report: Hamilton’s Economic Renaissance: A prosperity unevenly shared with author Sara Mayo and Howard Elliott from The Hamilton Spectator.  Watch it here.


New arts grants

HCF announces first grants from its Creative Arts Fund.  Read the media release and link to the full list of grants here.

Hamilton’s Economic Renaissance: A prosperity unevenly shared

Read the latest Vital Signs report from Hamilton Community Foundation, prepared by the Social Planning and Research Council of Hamilton.

Read the media release here.

Income disparity in Hamilton

Read Terry Cooke’s October 3rd editorial from the Hamilton Spectator – a prelude to the upcoming Vital Signs report.

Vital Signs TV

Ines Rios from the Immigrants Working Centre and Keith Monrose from Mohawk College are on Vital Signs discussing how Hamilton can create a welcoming community for newcomers.  Watch it here.

Miss the ABACUS info session for grantees?

  Watch it here.

ABACUS: Advancing post-secondary access

Thinking about applying for a grant? Check out these answers to some questions you may have about ABACUS proposals.