Growing a Thriving Community

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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

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. . .

Why I Volunteer | A Peek Inside the CFOW
Why I Volunteer | A Peek Inside the CFOW

We even had our retirement all planned out . . . we would sit in her “English Country Garden” in Isobel McLaurin hand-painted Adirondack chairs, sipping tea by the rose bushes.

But life had another plan, and that good friend. . .

Anonymous Art Show Fundraiser was a Huge Hit!
Anonymous Art Show Fundraiser was a Huge Hit!

The Anonymous Art Show raised $15,000 toward Arts Whistler’s 2018 fundraising target of $30,000. And we're excited they've established an annual event that's so much fun.

Community Foundation of Whistler

BRAIN MATTERS

3:30 - 5:30 PM on Thursday, July 19, 2018 at the Whistler Public Library

The speakers for this event:

Bronwyn James, Support & Education Coordinator for Alzheimer Society of BC
Nicolette Richer MA, EEC, Chair & Founder, Sea-to-Sky Thrivers Society
Lulu Leathley BA, Village Music Circles Certified Facilitator 

Registration is required! Call the library at 604-935-8435 or email publicservices@whistlerlibrary.ca to sign up.