Grants to help celebrate Canada’s 150th

Through a partnership with Community Foundations of Canada and the Federal Government, HCF is offering grants of up to $5,000 for community projects that celebrate our country.  Find out how your community group or charity/non-profit could be eligible for a matching grant for your project here.


Legacy newsletter Fall 2016

Our latest Legacy newsletter is here.


Women 4 Change more important now than ever

Over 100 people gathered for breakfast on November 16th to celebrate women’s philanthropy, an annual event hosted by Hamilton Community Foundation’s Women 4 Change initiative.  Read more here.


Do you have a vision to lead in your community?

McMaster Centre for Continuing Education has launched a brand new Leadership in Community Engagement Certificate program. Sign up for the free preview webinar on November 1 and read the press release here.


Creative Arts Fund

HCF announces latest round of Creative Arts Fund grants


The National Vital Signs report is out

Have a look here.


Legacy newsletter Summer 2016

Our latest Legacy newsletter is here.


HIVEX conference

We’ll be hosting a workshop at Hamilton HIVE’s HIVEX Conference this year! Read more here.


Donor leaves a purrfect legacy to local felines

Read about this remarkable estate donation that will benefit local cats with a $65,000 annual grant….forever


2015-16 annual report

We just released our 2015-16 annual report.  Read the poem that inspired the cover here.