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

Emerald Foundation donates $400k to Meadow Park Sports Centre Stretching Room Expansion
Emerald Foundation donates $400k to Meadow Park Sports Centre Stretching Room Expansion

The Emerald Foundation donors identified a need for more space in the stretching area at Meadow Park Sports Centre. This was put forward to the RMOW to discuss the feasibility of enclosing. . .

Empowering Community with Knowledge
Empowering Community with Knowledge

The Whistler Non-Profit Network began in 2012. We focused on peer learning but also occasionally brought in a local expert as a guest to share learning in particular areas that affect community organizations. Such as marketing. . .

Resilient Streets Helps Us Create Important Connections
Resilient Streets Helps Us Create Important Connections

The importance of a strong and healthy community can often be forgotten in the fast-paced lifestyle of today. Whistler is a town with opportunities to build connections, but with improvements in technology and the development of social media, are real connections . . .

Parenting Across Cultures 2017 pilot project fulfilling growing need
Parenting Across Cultures 2017 pilot project fulfilling growing need

Whistler is a changing community. In the past, immigrants were attracted by the mountains, the lifestyle or business opportunities. In recent years, the multi-cultural community has. . .

Community Foundation of Whistler

Non-Profit Network

2:30 - 3:30 PM on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at Maury Young Arts Centre

 

Are you looking to reach out to others who work or volunteer in the local nonprofit sector?

 

The Whistler Nonprofit Network meets once a month (September through June) to share knowledge, resources, and provide mutual support.

 

Everyone is welcome.