Launched on May 19, 2020, we’ve invested $632,089 through the ECSF since to fund local charities and qualified donees supporting populations experiencing heightened vulnerability during this crisis.
$632,089 – total
Mental Health Supports: $253,588 At-Home Supports: $126,686 Basic Human Needs: $156,068 PPE/Adaptive Equipment: $45,747 Food Security: $50,000
Our Foundation was among the first to reallocate unrestricted funding towards an immediate community response. Partnering with United Way of Central Alberta, we worked together to successfully and equitably address local needs in the early days of the pandemic lockdown.
COVID COMMUNITY RESPONSE FUND
$58,843 – total
Mental Health Supports: $2,000 At-Home Supports: $9,398 Basic Human Needs: $8,625 PPE/Adaptive Equipment: $18,820 Food Security: $20,000
Help us grow our unrestricted fund! Donate today to the Smart & Caring Communities Fund.
The Smart & Caring Communities Fund the smartest way to ensure funding is getting to the areas that need it most within your community. Our Smart & Caring Community Fund is a flexible granting model. This means that a collection of our community-minded volunteers can create grants to aid the areas that need it most without having to worry about limitations or specific parameters.