Levante Foundation grants for 2020

Nate PetersenGrants

We are excited to announce the opening of Levante Foundation’s grant application process for 2020! Levante Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Levante Living LP, Canada’s premier creator of senior living funds. The goal of the foundation is to provide charitable support for seniors in the communities where Levante Living operates. They are currently seeking LOIs from registered charities that … Read More

River Dali Foundation grants for 2020

Nate PetersenGrants

River Dali Foundation recently booked a strategic planning retreat with us at Stronger Philanthropy, where they were able to identify the values that they wish to instill in their philanthropy. Under the overarching theme of building community, River Dali defined their mission/vision, the timetable for their granting, and their desire to be invested in the Waterloo, Ontario region. We absolutely … Read More

Tamara Foundation grants for 2020

Nate PetersenGrants

This is the second year that Tamara Foundation has operated under their current strategic plan and we are excited to announce that their application process is now open! The foundation has defined the empowerment of women and girls as their intended focus, with an emphasis on British Columbia as well as an interest in supporting international organizations. Tamara Foundation is … Read More

Redleaf Foundation grants for 2020

Nate PetersenGrants

Redleaf Foundation has been working hard to develop its strategic plan and we are thrilled to announce that their grants are now available! The foundation has decided to focus its funding on three geographic regions that it has developed deep relationships with over the years, which include Colombia, Charlotte County, NB, and Oakville, ON. We applaud Redleaf Foundation for how … Read More

Another year of grants for Toronto churches

Mark PetersenGrants

Once again in 2020, Mustard Seed Foundation of Washington DC is continuing its intentional strategy for small matching grants to those closest to the need in the world’s largest urban centres, including Toronto. This unique model for funders is one I’ve admired for years. I admire the willingness of MSF to forsake large easy grants in the parachurch sector and … Read More

Stronger Together 2019 grants announced

Nate PetersenClients, Collaboration, Grants, News

Eight foundations joined together in 2019 to collectively award $1,013,000 in innovation grants to 15 projects by Canadian Christian charities. Participating donors included founding members Bridgeway Foundation and John & Rebecca Horwood, along with David and Dorothy Lam Foundation, River Dali Foundation, Kehila Foundation, Burro Foundation, and Redleaf Foundation. This year, new collaborators Alexandra Horwood & Andrew James Labbad joined … Read More

Innovation grants with Stronger Together 2019

Mark PetersenGrants

Stronger Philanthropy is hosting its tenth year of Stronger Together Grants for charity innovation. The Stronger Together program is a giving circle of major private donors and foundations motivated by their faith to positively impact their communities and world through generosity and collaboration. In this unique round of grants, this group seeks to enable significant investment into innovation for Canada’s … Read More

Poets, apply for the Mitchell Prize

Mark PetersenGrants

The biennial Ross and Davis Mitchell Prize seeks to recognize Canadian poets whose work wrestles with the beauty and complexity of religious faith. In 2019, the winner and runner-up will be awarded $20,000 and $5,000 respectively, by a panel of three celebrated writers: Lorna Goodison, Chelene Knight, and Scott Cairns. This prize is sponsored by the Mitchell Foundation, and is offered through … Read More

Tamara Foundation grants now available

Mark PetersenGrants

We have some exciting news! Our new partner Tamara Foundation is announcing a new round of grants for Canadian charities in 2019. Tamara Foundation is a British Columbia-based private family foundation that was established in 1994 and to date has disbursed over $5.3m to charitable work. The family is passionately focused on developing opportunities for women and children. They believe that funding … Read More