CANWEST GLOBAL FOUNDATION , THE

Financial Information

Total Assets: $7,187,605

Total Giving: $2,729,469

Area of Service:

Canada-wide

Areas of Interest:

Not Available

Programs

None

Grants

The following grants were reported in 2008:
$170,000 to Vancouver Public Library Foundation, 350 West GA. For Education, payable over 1 year.
$125,000 to Literacy British Columbia, Vancouver, BC. For Education, payable over 1 year.
$100,000 to Canucks For Kids. For Miscellaneous Philanthropy, payable over 1 year.
$88,178 to Frontier College, Toronto, ON. For Education, payable over 1 year.
$86,397 to Saskatchen Literacy Network. For Education, payable over 1 year.
$80,000 to Red River College, Winnipeg, MB. For Education, payable over 1 year.
$75,000 to Westshore Centre Of Learning And Training SD62. For Miscellaneous Philanthropy, payable over 1 year.
$75,000 to Victoria Reads Society. For Miscellaneous Philanthropy, payable over 1 year.
$70,217 to Saskatchewan Literacy Network. For Education, payable over 1 year.
$60,000 to CNIB. For Health, payable over 1 year.

Limitations

Applications accepted.

Summary

The foundation supports to Arts & Culture Communications, Education, Journalism, Literacy, and Media.

Additional

Type of Grantmaker: Private foundation, Established in October, 1997 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Quick Facts Sheet
URL:

http://www.canwestglobal.com/

Located in:

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada,

Canada-wide

Canada

Contact Information / Process

Phone: (204) 956-2025

Email: Not Available

Address:
3100-201 Portage Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B3L7

Procedure:
Guidelines must be obtained prior to submitting a request. You must send an initial letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full proposal. Please include the following information within your request:
Organization name, address and phone number
Contact name and title
Charitable registration number
Brief history of your organization
Brief project description
Amount of contribution sought
How the donation will be used
Who will benefit from your project or program
Full proposals must be invited by the foundation.
Fiscal year end is December 31.

Donors & Leadership

Directors and Officers:
Leonard J Asper
Gail S Asper
David A Asper

EIN:

883902645RR0001