Financial Information

Total Assets: $10,675,690

Total Giving: $1,547,415

Area of Service:

British Columbia

Areas of Interest:

Not Available




The following grants were reported in 2008:
$833,333 to Tides Canada Foundation, 680 – 220 Cambie St, Vancouver. For Social & Human Services, payable over 1 year.
$175,000 to Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC. For Education, payable over 1 year.
$100,000 to Fraser River Sturgeon Conservation Society, Vancouver, BC. For Environment, payable over 1 year.
$50,000 to Vgh And University Of British Columbia Hospital Foundation, 855 W. 12th Avenue Vancouver, BC. For Health, payable over 1 year.
$30,000 to Astc Science World Society, Vancouver, BC. For Education, payable over 1 year.
$15,000 to Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre, Vancouver, BC. For Environment, payable over 1 year.
$14,872 to University Of Alberta, Edmonton, AB. For Education, payable over 1 year.


Applications accepted.


The foundation supports Biology, Conservation, Developing Countries, Environment, Forests, Marine Biology, Oceanography, Scientific Research, Water , Wildlife.


Type of Grant maker: Private foundation
Established in December, 1992 in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Quick Facts Sheet

Not Available

Located in:

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada,

British Columbia


Contact Information / Process

Phone: (604) 688-5440

Email: Not Available

Suite 830, One Bentall Centre 505 Burrard Street, Box 56, Vancouver,British Columbia V7X1M4

Procedure: Please submit an initial letter of inquiry. 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 ends November 30.

Donors & Leadership

Director :
Rudolph North
Patricia North
Caroline North
Rory North