DONNER CANADIAN FOUNDATION

Financial Information

Total Assets: $90,092,177

Total Giving: $28,588,844

Area of Service:

Canada-wide

Areas of Interest:

Not Available

Programs

None

Grants

The following grants were reported in 2009:
$1,000 to Canadian Art Foundation, Toronto, ON For Arts & Culture, payable over 1 year.
$1,000 to French For The Future, Toronto, ON For Arts & Culture, payable over 1 year.
$2,000 to Ohafrica, Toronto, ON For Miscellaneous Philanthropy, payable over 1 year.
$3,000 to Pen Canada, Toronto, ON For Arts & Culture, payable over 1 year.
$3,000 to Historica-Dominion Institute, Ottawa, ON For Miscellaneous Philanthropy, payable over 1 year.
$3,000 to Chester Theatre Council Society, Chester, NS For Arts & Culture, payable over 1 year.
$4,000 to Arts & Culture, Walrus Foundation, Toronto, ON For Arts & Culture, payable over 1 year.
$5,000 to Bhutan Canada Foundation, Toronto, ON For Miscellaneous Philanthropy, payable over 1 year.
$5,000 to Human Rights Watch -Canada-, Toronto, ON For Miscellaneous Philanthropy, payable over 1 year.
$5,000 to Alberta Spay Neuter Task Force Society, Calgary, AB For Miscellaneous Philanthropy, payable over 1 year.

Limitations

Applications accepted.

Summary

The foundation supports Arts & Culture, Education, International Affairs & Development Projects, Land & Wildlife Conservation, Medical Research, Public Policy Research, Social Services, Alternative Education, Child Care Services, Counseling Services, Crisis Intervention, Prevention & Treatment of Substance Abuse, Provision of Basic Necessities, Services for People with Disabilities, Services for Seniors, Traditional Education.

Additional

Type of Grantmaker: Private foundation
Established in January, 1977 in Toronto, Ontario.

Quick Facts Sheet
URL:

http://www.donnerfoundation.org/

Located in:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada,

Canada-wide

Canada

Contact Information / Process

Phone: (416) 920-6400

Email: [email protected]

Address:
8 Prince Arthur Avenue, 3rd Floor
Toronto, Ontario M5R1A9

Procedure:
The Donner Canadian Foundation does not regularly respond to letters of inquiry or unsolicited requests for funding.
However, it does maintain files about charitable organizations and their work. The Foundation uses this information – along with proactive research and input from advisors – in its search for high-potential projects. To inform this search, charitable organizations may send the Foundation’s Executive Director a two- to three-page description of their goals and programs. If there is a potential match between this work and the interests of the Foundation, Staff will contact the charity for more information. .
For information regarding Donner Awards for Excellence in Delivery of Social Services, please visit http://www.donnerawards.org.
Deadline information for the Donner Awards for Excellence in the Delivery of Social Services has yet to be released, please visit http://www.donnerawards.org regularly for updates.

Donors & Leadership

Not Available

EIN:

129826210RR0001