“I want them to feel great!”: The impact of HCF donors

In our final instalment, Celeste Licorish talks about what she loves most about her job at HCF. Read more here.

Building community from the ground up

This week, Celeste talks about the passion and energy of the Neighbourhood Leadership Institute.  Read more here.

ABACUS lets youth imagine new possibilities

This week Celeste talks about how ABACUS helps kids think differently about their lives. Read more here.

‘A beautiful thing to behold’: Hamilton Community Fund connects the community

In part 1 of our chat with Celeste Licorish, she discusses the power of the Community Fund and her own personal experience with HCF. Read more here.

Audacious but achievable: Maple Leaf Foods CEO tackles food insecurity

Sheree Meredith reflects on the launch of the Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security and how Hamilton fits into the equation. Read more here.

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