Our foundation supports nonprofit and charitable organizations in Campbell River. We work closely with our donors to connect them with causes that matter.
A Way to Give Back to Campbell River
We bring people together who care about our community. As a local, independent, volunteer-driven, charitable organization; our mission is to enrich life in Campbell River. We do this by facilitating philanthropy, by helping people help others.
“Helping People Help Others”
The Campbell River Community Foundation supports nonprofit and charitable organizations in Campbell River. To date, we have distributed over $947,000 in grants to support art, culture, education, youth, health, and our environment. All of these community projects help to make our city a healthier, more vibrant, and livable community. Our grants are made possible through the generosity of community-minded donors. We work closely with our donors to connect them with causes that matter in a variety of areas.
Our Foundation’s mission is to enrich life in Campbell River by:
Connecting donors, non-profits, and charities to help create a vibrant, livable, and healthy community.
Helping people leave their legacy by developing a permanent endowment.
Assessing and responding to emerging and changing community needs.
Providing a vehicle and service for donors with varied interests and levels of giving.
Donate, Save and See The Impact On Your Community
You can now use our donation tax savings calculator to determine the impact of your generous donation on the community that means so much to you, and all of us. Calculate your tax savings in the form of monies, stocks, mutual funds and RRSPs/RRIFs. Our new donation savings calculator is as easy as 1-2-3. Following the steps, entering in your information one piece at a time and see the final results of your donation, prior to committing to any sort of donation.
The six types of gifts you can donate to the Foundation!
Did you know you can use any of these types of gifts to make a one-time donation or to start your very own fund with the Foundation? We’ve updated our donations page to include a summary of each of these gifts, or you can read on right here! Gift 1:
Registration is open! Strategic Planning Basics – Building Plans for Success with Colin Sauer of the Governance Group
Date: November 9th Time: 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Location: Maritime Heritage Centre Cost: $700 per organization This workshop is designed for organizations that don’t have the resources to hire a consultant to develop and execute a strategic planning process for their organization. It will be a highly engaging and
Campbell River Community Foundation delivers $383,762 in funding to 11 community service organizations through the Government of Canada’s Community Services Recovery Fund
September 18th, 2023 The Campbell River Community Foundation is pleased to announce the delivery of $383,762 in funding to support 11 projects in Campbell River and the North Island through the Government of Canada’s Community Services Recovery Fund. The Community Services Recovery Fund is a one-time investment of $400 million
$80,000 given to 13 charities in the 2023 Community Grants Cycle!
June 16, 2023 The Campbell River Community Foundation gathered in the Grand Foyer at the Museum on Tuesday, June 13th along with representatives from 13 other charities in Campbell River to celebrate the 2023 successful grant applications! Each organization applied for a grant from the Foundation in the 2023 Spring
Campbell River Community Foundation takes part in the Community Services Recovery Fund – a $400 million investment in charities and non-profits
Now more than ever, charities and non-profits are playing a pivotal role in addressing the persistent and complex social problems all Canadians face. The Community Services Recovery Fund is a $400 million investment from the Government of Canada to support charities and non-profits as they focus on how to adapt