Investing in 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

Choose your charity

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

Whistler’s Vital Signs: Connect + Engage Report to be released October 1st
Whistler’s Vital Signs: Connect + Engage Report to be released October 1st

The Community Foundation of Whistler’s Vital Signs initiative uses local knowledge to measure the vitality of our community, create conversations and encourage collective action.
We believe that the . . .

Grant Winner Returns to School in Pursuit of Executive Leadership Certificate
Grant Winner Returns to School in Pursuit of Executive Leadership Certificate

Education helps our community develop knowledge, improve connections and stimulate participation. In 2018, the Community Foundation of Whistler awarded one of Whistler’s hard-working non-profit employees . . .

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. . .

Community Foundation of Whistler

VITAL CONVERSATIONS

You may have joined us for a Vital Conversation in the spring 2018, if so, your contributions are reflected in Whistler's Vital Signs Connect + Engage report.

 

But we'd like for the conversation to continue.

 

Join us for further Vital Conversations on the report findings, as well as on the topic of belonging.

 

October 23rd - 5:30 to 7:30 pm @ Whistler Public Library (Click to register)

October 30th - 5:30 to 7:30 pm @ Whistler Public Library (Click to register)

November 27th - 5:30 to 7:30pm @Whistler Public Library (Click to register)

 

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