Grants are made based on the annual advice of donors. Charities cannot apply for these grants, but ECF provides expertise on the community and its emerging needs to help inform donor advice.

OrganizationAmount Granted
Abbottsfield Youth Project (AYP) Society 100,000
ABC Head Start Society 51,295
ABWE Global Inc. 4,000
Aga Khan Foundation Canada 6,726
Agriculture for Life Inc. 3,305
Al Shamal Shrine Hospital Patient Transportation Fund200
Alberta Ballet Company 4,400
Alberta Baroque Music Society 2,798
Alberta Cancer Foundation 25,309
Alberta Caregivers Association250
Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation 1,500
Alberta Council for Environmental Education 25,000
Alberta Council of Women's Shelters 1,500
Alberta Craft Council 10,000
Alberta Ecotrust Foundation 500,600
Alberta Genealogical Society400
Alberta Hospice Palliative Care Association 35,000
Alberta Life Issues Educational Society 25,000
Alberta Lung Association 1,384
Alberta Music Education Foundation 4,000
Alberta Riparian Habitat Management Society 15,000
Alberta Science Network 1,000
Alberta SPCA 2,300
Alberta Theatre Projects Society 10,000
Alberta Wilderness Association 15,000
All One Sky Foundation 10,000
Alzheimer Society of Alberta & Northwest Territories 5,546
Amarok Society 7,000
Angel Flight Alberta Society 3,824
Anglican Parish of Christ Church 22,100
Arctic Children and Youth Foundation 2,500
Art Gallery of Alberta 123,411
Arthritis Society (Alberta Division)266
Association Franco-Albertaine de L'Unitheatre836
Attachment Association of Canada800
Autism Society of Edmonton Area600
Awo Taan Healing Lodge Society 5,000
Azimuth Theatre Association 5,000
Ballet Victoria Society 15,000
Banff Canmore Community Foundation 145,000
Banff Centre 60,000
Baptist Mid-Missions 3,164
Bent Arrow Traditional Healing Society 51,460
Billy Graham Evangelistic Association of Canada 3,000
Bissell Centre 42,725
Board Of Education Of School District No. 64 (Gulf Islands) 1,000
Bockman Foundation For Spinal Cord Injuries 5,000
Boyle McCauley Health Centre 38,033
Boyle Street Community Services 206,950
Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton & Area Society 81,606
Braemar Baptist Society of Edmonton 19,373
Breast Cancer Supportive Care Foundation200
Brentwood College Association 500,000
British Columbia Guide Dog Services 70,000
British Columbia Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals 50,000
Brock University 2,000
Calgary Foundation 165,000
Calgary Opera Association 5,000
Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra Foundation 25,000
Calgary Young Men's Christian Association 5,000
Calgary Youth Orchestra Society 7,000
Camp Health, Hope & Happiness Society 24,208
Camp Nakamun 10,000
Canadian Association for Disabled Skiing - Edmonton Zone 5,000
Canadian Baptist Ministries 3,500
Canadian Bible Society / Societe Biblique Canadienne 1,000
Canadian Cancer Society 8,385
Canadian Diabetes Association 1,066
Canadian Down Syndrome Society 4,000
Canadian Heritage Arts Society 2,000
Canadian Institute for Advanced Research 1,000
Canadian Liver Foundation746
Canadian Lung Association - Association Pulmonaire Du Canada500
Canadian Mountain Arts Foundation 23,000
Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB) 3,000
Canadian Olympic Foundation 10,000
Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society 54,650
Canadian Red Cross Society, Edmonton 39,000
Canadian Rockies Regional Division No. 12 25,000
Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan Inc. 5,000
Canmore & Area Health Care Foundation 1,700
Cantilon Choral Society908
CARE Canada 10,481
CARSA Inc.400
CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health 33,091
CASA Foundation 14,005
Catalyst Theatre Society of Alberta 3,576
Catholic Archdiocese of Edmonton 6,500
Catholic Parish of St Alphonsus 2,000
Catholic Social Services 6,828
CEASE: Centre to End All Sexual Exploitation 32,650
Centre for Affordable Water and Sanitation Technology600
Centre for Evangelical Spiritual Formation of Edmonton770
Centre for Family Literacy Society of Alberta 81,696
CFRN-TV Good Neighbour Fund Society 2,937
Change for Children Association 11,038
Child Evangelism Fellowship of Canada 1,000
Children of the Promise Canada 18,533
Children's Autism Services of Edmonton 3,200
Chimp: Charitable Impact Foundation (Canada) 10,000
Chinook's Edge School Division No. 73 10,000
Christ the Redeemer Catholic Separate Regional Division No. 3 1,200
Christcity Church Ltd. 10,000
Christian Blind Mission International500
Christian Research Institute - Canada 1,000
Christmas Bureau of Edmonton 12,660
Chronos Music Society of Alberta 14,920
Chrysalis: An Alberta Society for Citizens with Disabilities 10,000
Citadel Theatre 168,266
Citie Ballet Society 4,008
City of Edmonton 46,887
CKUA Radio Foundation412
Clarkson University 15,000
Clean Scene Network for Youth Society 6,000
CNIB The Canadian National Institute for the Blind 2,484
Collaborative Radically Integrated Performers Society In Edmonton 7,000
Community Foundations of Canada 15,000
Compassion Canada 1,946
Concordia University College 8,000
Connect Charter School Society 10,000
Contemporary Calgary Arts Society 5,000
Council for the Advancement of African Canadians in Alberta 21,684
County of Wetaskiwin 5,000
Covenant Foundation 12,711
Cowichan Valley Regional District 20,000
Cowtown Opera Company Society 5,000
CPA Education Foundation 12,500
Creating Hope Society of Alberta500
Cross-Country Ski de Fond Canada 10,000
Dalhousie University500
Dalit Freedom Network Canada Association 20,000
Dayspring Presbyterian Church 6,500
Devon General Hospital Foundation 10,000
Diabetes Research Institute Foundation, Canada, Inc. 6,445
Discovery House Family Violence Prevention Society 5,000
Doctors Without Borders Canada 96,368
Dogs with Wings Assistance Dog Society 7,438
Ducks Unlimited Canada 15,000
E4C (Edmonton City Centre Church Corporation) 273,200
Early Music Alberta Society 1,000
Early Music Voices Concert Society in Elbow Park 5,000
Ecojustice Canada Society 55,789
Edmonton & District Historical Society 32,223
Edmonton and Area Land Trust 42,142
Edmonton Arts Council Society 115,000
Edmonton Beth Shalom Congregation250
Edmonton Buddhist Research Institute 4,000
Edmonton Catholic Separate School District 7 3,341
Edmonton Chamber Music Society 1,000
Edmonton Community Foundation 57,924
Edmonton Down Syndrome Society 5,000
Edmonton Gleaners Association 36,558
Edmonton Heritage Festival Association400
Edmonton Humane Society (SPCA) 112,120
Edmonton Inner City Housing Society 301,683
Edmonton Jazz Festival Society 1,200
Edmonton John Howard Society 25,500
Edmonton Kiwanis Music Festival Association399
Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers Society 59,113
Edmonton Native Healing Centre Society 28,146
Edmonton New Shadow Theatre Society 3,100
Edmonton Opera Association 5,500
Edmonton Police Foundation 10,000
Edmonton Public Library 15,749
Edmonton Public Schools 9,767
Edmonton Regional Parent/Guardian Partnership Society 15,000
Edmonton Symphony Society 106,385
Edmonton United Jewish Appeal 5,750
Edmonton Women's Shelter Ltd. 18,222
Edmonton Youth Orchestra Association 1,500
Eleanor Luxton Historical Foundation 25,000
Elizabeth Fry Society of Edmonton 1,790
EMAS Canada 26,500
EmployAbilities Society of Alberta 1,000
Environmental Defence Canada Inc. 5,500
Environmental Law Centre (Alberta) Society 50,000
Evan Grykuliak Memorial Society 4,000
Excel Resources Society 1,000
Fairview Aircraft Restoration Society 1,500
Faith & the Common Good600
Family Futures Resource Network Society 11,083
Fathers of Confederation Buildings Trust 1,443
Federation of Alberta Naturalists 10,000
Finca Canada500
First Pacific Theatre Society 18,533
Focus on the Family (Canada) Association 3,500
Fort Edmonton Foundation 11,400
Fort Saskatchewan Hospital Foundation 1,064
Foundation Of The Canadian Psychiatric Association/La Fondation De L'Association Des Psychiatres 1,000
Franciscan Sisters Benevolent Society 7,000
Free Will Players Theatre Guild 1,550
Fresh Start Recovery Centre475
Friends of Royal Alberta Museum Society 2,185
Fringe Theatre Adventures Society 1,000
Frontier College 11,500
George Spady Centre 2,500
Gideons International in Canada 2,000
Girl Guides of Canada - Alberta Council 5,000
Girl Guides of Canada - Edmonton Area 2,500
Glenbow - Alberta Institute 35,000
Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation519
Global Angel Charitable Organization 15,000
Good Women Dance Society 5,750
Goodseed Canada 2,942
Gordon Russell's Crystal Kids Youth Centre 1,998
Grant MacEwan University Foundation 280,097
Greater Edmonton Animal Rescue Society (Gears)351
Greenfield Community Church 10,000
Gull Lake Baptist Camp 1,000
H I K E Fund (Canada) 10,471
Habitat for Humanity Canada Habitat pour L'Humanité Canada600
Habitat for Humanity Edmonton Society 67,816
Hadassah -WIZO Organization of Canada500
Hazel Bluff Community Agricultural Society 2,000
Heart and Stroke Foundation 1,349
HIV Network of Edmonton Society 5,000
Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Parish 6,000
Hope International Development Agency 1,000
Hope Mission 163,520
Hugs for Africa600
Hungry For Life International 2,009
Huntington Society of Canada 1,635
iHuman Youth Society 369,637
Inclusion Alberta 4,100
Indo-Canadian Women's Association of Edmonton 5,000
Inn from the Cold Society 5,000
Instrumental Society of Calgary 5,000
International Justice Mission Canada 1,500
International Nepal Fellowship Canada 20,000
Iqaluit District Education Authority 10,000
Islamic Family and Social Services Association692
Jasper Place Wellness Centre 27,500
Jazz Is Society of Alberta 5,000
Jellinek Society266
Jewish National Fund of Canada (Keren Kayemeth Le'Israel) Inc.400
John Cameron Changing Lives Foundation750
Junior Achievement of Northern Alberta & NWT 35,211
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Canada 25,000
Kidney Foundation of Canada 2,000
Kids Cancer Care Foundation of Alberta 1,000
Kids Help Phone500
Kids Kottage Foundation 77,000
Kids on Track Association of Edmonton 1,022
Kids Up Front Foundation (Edmonton) 31,800
Kids with Cancer Society of Northern Alberta 60,000
KidSport Edmonton 116,000
KidSport Greater Victoria 50,000
King's University 1,000
Knowledge Network Corporation 1,550
Knox College 2,000
Knox Presbyterian Church 20,000
Laugh for Life Foundation Of Canada 1,500
Learning Disabilities Association of Alberta 5,000
Learning Disabilities Association of Alberta - Edmonton Chapter 4,233
Lester B. Pearson College of the Pacific 400,000
Light Up Your Life Tri-Community Palliative/Hospice Care Society 2,136
Literacy & Learning Day Society of Edmonton 4,233
Little Warriors 1,811
Living Positive Through Positive Living Society of Alberta 1,500
Luminous Voices Music Society 5,000
Lurana Shelter Society 50,000
Luxton Museum Society 75,000
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northern Alberta 40,000
Mamawi Atosketan Native School 5,000
Marian Centre 1,250
Mark Mercier Foundation 25,000
McDougall House Association 56,000
McDougall United Church 2,000
McMan Youth Family & Community Services Association 2,000
Mental Health Foundation 66,000
Metro Cinema Society 1,002
Miistakis Institute for the Rockies Inc. 15,000
Missionaries of Charity Inc. 2,000
Momentum Community Economic Development Society 10,000
Monarca Canada Foundation 10,000
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD Canada) 4,615
MPA - Motivation, Power & Achievement Society745
Multicultural Family Resources Society 3,000
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Alberta and NWT Division 1,250
Music by the Sea Society 75,000
Mustard Seed Foundation 53,807
Natural Step Canada 1,000
Nature Canada 10,000
Nature Conservancy of Canada 8,550
Neuchatel Junior College Fund 2,000
New Tribes Mission of Canada 11,500
Newly United Operatic Vocalists Association (NUOVA) 8,500
Nextwave Foundation 25,000
Niginan Housing Ventures 28,746
Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts100
NorQuest College Foundation 19,283
Northern Alberta Institute of Technology 42,400
Northern Light Theatre 3,100
Norwood Child & Family Resource Centre 1,000
Novayana Society for Eastern and Western Studies 1,000
NSTEP (Nutrition Students Teachers Exercising with Parents) 1,277
Oldman Watershed Council 10,000
Olive Tree Projects Society 19,233
One Hope Ministries of Canada Alberta Branch 2,603
Onoway and District Historical Guild400
Operation Eyesight Canada 1,000
Operation Friendship Seniors Society 4,572
Ovarian Cancer Canada351
Oxfam Canada981
Pacific Opera Association 15,000
Parents Empowering Parents (PEP) Society 10,777
Parkinson Alberta Society 1,384
Parkland School Division #70 1,000
Pembina Foundation for Environmental Research and Education 100,000
Peter & Catharine Whyte Foundation 10,000
Pigeon Lake Watershed Association 13,361
Pilgrims Hospice Society 204,077
Plan International Canada Inc.468
Power to Change Ministries500
Prelature of the Holy Cross and Opus Dei for Canada Trust 2,000
Primrose Place Family Centre Association 8,976
Prince's Charities Canada200
Providence College 1,000
PSFA Primary Schools For Africa Society 20,000
Rainbow Society of Alberta750
Rapid Fire Theatre Society 9,000
RCMP Foundation 72,337
Recreation for Life Foundation500
Red Deer College 5,500
Red Sky Performance 5,000
Rehoboth Christian Ministries Foundation 6,012
Rio Terrace Moravian Church 9,200
Riverwatch Institute of Alberta 10,000
Robin Hood Association for the Handicapped 2,000
Roman Catholic Bishop Of The Diocese Of Calgary 1,500
Ronald McDonald House Southern Alberta 1,500
Room to Read Canada 15,000
Rotary Foundation Canada 40,147
Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation 17,604
Royal Canadian Geographical Society 25,000
Royal Conservatory of Music 2,000
Royal Military Colleges of Canada Foundation Inc. 5,000
Sage Seniors Association 1,250
Salvation Army Alberta & NWT Division 50,692
Salvation Army Calgary Agape Hospice 7,000
Samaritan's Purse - Canada 33,000
Save the Children - Canada 2,481
Schizophrenia Society of Alberta704
Scottish Rite Charitable Foundation Learning Centre for Edmonton250
Scouts Canada - Northern Lights Council 9,211
Scouts Canada Chinook Council 5,000
Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton 2,773
Shakespeare Company Theatre in the Round Guild 10,000
Shiloh Rebman Youth Ranch Society 2,000
Sing for Life Society of Alberta 3,963
Somali Canadian Education & Rural Development Organization (SCERDO) 1,000
South Peace Regional Archives Society446
Southern Alberta Land Trust 10,000
Sport Central Association 2,000
Springboard Dance Collective Calgary Society 5,000
St. George's-in-the-Pines Anglican Church of Canada 10,000
St. Mary's University200
St. Paul's United Church 3,000
STARS (Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society) 43,466
Stephen Lewis Foundation 1,681
Stollery Children's Hospital Foundation 52,158
Stratford Shakespearean Festival of Canada 1,550
Strathcona Shelter Society Ltd. 5,000
Student Christian Movement of Canada 1,000
Students On Ice Foundation/Fondation Des éTudiants Sur Glace 50,000
Suit Yourself - Wardrobe for Women Association 20,000
Sun West School Division No. 207 1,000
Surfrider Foundation Canada200
Synod of the Diocese of Edmonton 1,000
Taylor College & Seminary 10,000
Teatro La Quindicina Theatre Society 5,522
Temple Beth Ora Congregation of Edmonton 1,450
Tempo School 28,514
Terra Centre for Teen Parents 142,299
Terry Fox Foundation 1,000
Theatre Alberta Society 5,000
Theatre Calgary 13,000
Tides Canada Foundation 80,000
Town of Hay River 1,000
Town of Mayerthorpe 2,000
TUXIS Parliamentary Alumni Society of Alberta500
Ugandan Girls Scholarship Foundation750
Ukrainian Shumka Dancers 5,000
Uncles & Aunts at Large (Edmonton Area) Society500
UNICEF Canada 34,731
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Canada 3,681
United Way of Calgary and Area 75,000
United Way of Greater Victoria 20,000
United Way of the Alberta Capital Region 140,219
United World Mission of Canada, Inc 5,500
University Hospital Foundation 1,653,601
University of Alberta 478,913
University of Calgary 161,000
University of New Brunswick 3,000
University of Regina 10,000
University of Saskatchewan 5,500
University of Victoria300
Urban Manor Housing Society500
USC Canada929
Valhalla Wilderness Society627
Valour Place Society 2,334
Vancouver Society for Early Music 1,550
Varscona Theatre Alliance Society 1,000
Victoria Women's Transition House Society 20,000
War Amputations of Canada 4,380
WE Charity 4,926
Wellspring Edmonton 9,862
Westlock Educational Scholarship Society 1,000
Westmount Charter School Society 100,000
Wildlife Rehabilitation Society of Edmonton 20,311
Wildsight 10,000
WINGS of Providence Society 7,974
Wolf Creek School Division No. 72200
Women Building Futures Society 1,000
Women in Need Society of Calgary 5,000
Wordfest 5,000
Works International Visual Arts Society 2,994
Workshop West Playwrights' Theatre Society 3,100
World Renew 1,000
World Vision Canada 5,162
World Wildlife Fund Canada 2,581
Writers' Guild of Alberta 5,000
Wycliffe Bible Translators Of Canada Inc. 2,000
Wye String Ensemble Society816
Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative Foundation 3,424
YOUCAN - Edmonton 20,000
Young Life of Canada 1,000
Young Men's Christian Association of Edmonton 8,626
Young Women's Christian Association 5,000
Young Women's Christian Association of Banff 5,000
Youth Emergency Shelter Society of Edmonton 139,219
Youth Restorative Action Project 35,000
YouthWrite Society Canada 5,000
YWCA Agvvik Nunavut 5,000
YWCA Edmonton 67,984
Zebra Child Protection Centre Society 1,000
Zoe's Animal Rescue Society 1,250

Total amount granted: $12,144,651