Waterloo Region, ON – Two local foundations are presenting cheques Thursday, July 19th in support of an innovative initiative that will benefit local seniors, while generating significant net new revenues for the charity that supports them.Read More
One of the easiest ways to make lasting connections between people is with a little bit of music.
According to Caroline Hissa, Executive Director of the Community Music School of Waterloo Region, “participating in the arts is a vital human experience.”
“Learning how to make music—and actually making it together—builds belonging in our community in very real ways,” she explains.Read More
What does “wellbeing” mean to you?
This question was posed to participants at four different Community Conversations.Read More
KWCF is currently hiring for the Fall 2018 position of Marketing Administrative Assistant (Student)Read More
Kinbridge Community Association has a new home in Cambridge, thanks in part to a $200,000 impact investment from Kitchener Waterloo Community Foundation (KWCF).Read More
KWCF’s 2018 Townhall on May 16, 2018 showcased how we are adapting to change by engaging people and organizations in our community in new and exciting ways.Read More
For Xiaopu and Joseph Fung, building a vibrant, inclusive community where they can raise their family is important. Not only is it a good social setting for their children to grow up in, but it’s an environment where everyone, regardless of who they are or where they came from, can thrive.Read More
After continued success of the Discover Your Wilmot Funding Initiative, Wilmot will distribute $10,000 over the next two years to keep the program thriving.Read More
Waterloo, Ontario — Monday, May 7th - Kiite, the world’s first intelligent sales coach, today announced the launch of the Kiite Community Fund.Read More
Re-post from The Record: Our charitable sector is on a collision course with inexorable trends in demographics and giving. Three-quarters of Canadian donations are made by people aged 50 and over. This donor population is shrinking and donation levels are dropping across all age categories.Read More
Immigration Partnership Fund for Syrian NewcomersRead More
Heart Disease is the leading cause of premature death among Canadian women, claiming the life of 25,000 each year.Read More
The non-profit and for-profit worlds don’t often collide, but when they do, awesome things can happen.Read More
We've just released our 2017 Annual Report.Read More
Demand for the City of Kitchener’s Neighbourhood Matching Grant – which funds resident-led, city supported projects that renew public places and bring neighbours together – has been so overwhelming that the $60,000 previously earmarked for 2018 has been entirely awarded.Read More
The France-Anne Sweeny Charity Golf Day is happening on Monday, June 11th.Read More
Join us as we discuss our role in "Making it Easy for People to Do More Good" in our community.
We have also invited serial social entrepreneur Andreas Souvaliotis who will share his thoughts on "the power of a Carrot, connecting and influencing a nation one ‘nudge’ at a time."Read More
For many newcomers in our community, seeking medical treatment isn’t easy especially if they have arrived as refugees.Read More