Investing in a Thriving Community

Mission and vision

Mission Statement

The Community Foundation of Whistler is a catalyst for improving the quality of community life by:

  • Providing philanthropic leadership by responding to changing community needs and challenges;
  • Serving as a vehicle for generous citizens and corporations that want to contribute to the community, by attracting and managing charitable gifts mainly cash, pledges, bequests, memorials and proceeds from life insurance;
  • Investing donations prudently and using earnings to make creative grants alone, or in partnership with others, to qualified donees involved with charitable activities.

Vision Statement

Whistler is a community where everyone thrives; and

  • All residents feel a sense of belonging;
  • Residents participate in community life in the way they want;
  • Community members and groups can adapt and overcome challenges.