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
We help you create a legacy that will grow and leave continuing support for what you value in your community.
Our grants nurture and strengthen community groups in a wide variety of areas, spreading vitality and enhancing lives.
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
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Vital Connections is about engaging, building and celebrating community. Vital Connections combines the Whistler Vital Signs initiative with the Whistler Resilient Streets program.
We are seeking to fund projects and programs that build connections, knowledge and a sense of belonging in Whistler.
A growing resident population, growth in visitors, growth in diversity, growth in traffic, and urbanization is challenging our values of nature and how people develop a sense of belonging in Whistler.
This year, the Foundation was approached by Get Bear Smart Society and the Wind River Bear Institute to positively augment measures used by event coordinators to keep our bears safe.
Thank you to everyone who submitted nominations for the 2018 Whistler Citizen of the Year Award!
The winner will be announced on April 25th at the Whistler Excellence Awards.
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