Growing a Thriving Community

Choose your charity

We work to enhance community connections. Our endowment funds give us a solid foundation with which we respond to the changing needs of the community

Serving Whistler and Pemberton

We help you create a legacy that will grow and leave continuing support for what you value in your community.

Make a difference

Our grants nurture and strengthen community groups in a wide variety of areas, spreading vitality and enhancing lives.

Our Mission

The Community Foundation of Whistler manages donations as long term investments in the community, supporting grants to local charities year after year. We are building a community where charities have long term sources of stable funding to support the full range of community life. As the only local option for creating a permanent personal legacy for your community, we help you to support the causes that you care about. The Community Foundation of Whistler is working to build a thriving community. Learn more

Where there's a Will, there's a way
Where there's a Will, there's a way

Have you prepared a Will and an estate plan?

A packed room at the Estate Planning Workshop on March 14th caught us just a wee bit off-guard!

Clare's Kathy Barnett Leadership Grant helped SSISC grow
Clare's Kathy Barnett Leadership Grant helped SSISC grow

With a Kathy Barnett Leadership Grant, Clare Greenberg was able to rise to the challenge when the Community Foundation of Whistler asked "What could your organization do to address this community problem if we gave you more support?"

Vital Dialogue with the Whistler Nonprofit Sector
Vital Dialogue with the Whistler Nonprofit Sector

The Whistler non-profit sector is a vibrant, dedicated, and caring community. However, the sector is facing the challenge of how to meet the demands created by a growing and changing community.

Announcing Environmental Youth Mentorship Grants
Announcing Environmental Youth Mentorship Grants

Helping local environmental organizations connect with youth.

Community Foundation of Whistler

Who will be the next Whistler Citizen of the Year?

Tell us who you think deserves to be recognized for their volunteer contributions to the community.

Submit your nomination

Learn more about the Whistler Citizen of the Year Award