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) Society101,600
ABC Head Start Society54,458
Aga Khan Foundation Canada4,452
Agriculture for Life Inc.3,530
Alberta Aviation Museum Association3,649
Alberta Ballet Company4,619
Alberta Baptist Association2,000
Alberta Baroque Music Society1,960
Alberta Book Fair Society1,000
Alberta Cancer Foundation31,049
Alberta Caregivers Association1,500
Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation 1,500
Alberta Council for Environmental Education 25,000
Alberta Council of Women's Shelters2,500
Alberta Craft Council5,000
Alberta Dachshund Rescue2,229
Alberta Ecotrust Foundation 600,000
Alberta Emerald Foundation1,104
Alberta Genealogical Society500
Alberta Helping Animals Society1,100
Alberta Hospice Palliative Care Association 35,000
Alberta Lawyers' Assistance Society1,300
Alberta Life Issues Educational Society 25,000
Alberta Lung Association 200
Alberta Museums Association5,000
Alberta Parenting For The Future Association2,249
Alberta Riparian Habitat Management Society10,000
Alberta Science Network 6,000
Alberta SPCA6,821
Alberta Theatre Projects Society11,000
Alberta Tomorrow Foundation10,000
Alberta Wilderness Association10,400
All One Sky Foundation10,000
Alpine Club of Canada25,000
Alzheimer Society of Alberta & Northwest Territories3,567
Amarok Society8,500
Anglican Parish of Christ Church23,000
Aqueduct Foundation15,000
Art Gallery of Alberta139,988
Arthritis Society (Alberta Division)300
Arthritis Society (Northern Region)400
Autism Society of Edmonton Area12,229
Avalanche Canada Foundation5,000
Awo Taan Healing Lodge Society5,000
Ballet Victoria Society20,000
Banff Canmore Community Foundation65,000
Banff Centre40,000
Bent Arrow Traditional Healing Society50,500
Big Lake Environment Support Society (BLESS)5,000
Billy Graham Evangelistic Association of Canada3,000
Bird Studies Canada5,000
Bissell Centre76,182
Black Gold Regional Division #1817,721
Board Of Education Of School District No. 64 (Gulf Islands)1,000
Board of Elders of the Canadian District of the Moravian Church in America5,892
Boyle McCauley Health Centre91,479
Boyle Street Community Services2,500
Boyle Street Services Society181,600
Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton & Area Society58,935
Breakfast Club of Canada3,794
Brentwood College Association500,000
Breton And District Historical Society5,000
Briarpatch Family Life Education Centre1,710
British Columbia Guide Dog Services70,000
British Columbia Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals100,000
Brock University2,000
CAGP Foundation1,500
Calgary Counselling Centre25,000
Calgary Foundation140,000
Calgary Humane Society For Prevention Of Cruelty To Animals1,500
Calgary Opera Association5,000
Calgary Outlink: Centre for Gender and Sexual Diversity20,000
Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra Foundation26,000
Calgary Shaw Charity Classic Foundation9,000
Calgary Youth Orchestra Society10,000
Camp Health, Hope & Happiness Society16,512
Camp Nakamun10,000
Canadian Bible Society / Societe Biblique Canadienne1,000
Canadian Cancer Society8,957
Canadian Canoe Museum5,000
Canadian Diabetes Association2,736
Canadian Down Syndrome Society4,452
Canadian Environmental Grantmakers' Network/Reseau Canadien Des Subventionneurs En Environnement15,000
Canadian Foundation For The United World College Of The Atlantic10,000
Canadian Institute for Advanced Research2,000
Canadian Liver Foundation750
Canadian Lung Association - Association Pulmonaire Du Canada500
Canadian Mental Health Association Edmonton Region5,561
Canadian Mountain Arts Foundation 23,500
Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB)12,009
Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society42,206
Canadian Red Cross Society, Edmonton38,087
Canadian Rockies Regional Division No. 1250,000
Canadian Roots Exchange5,000
Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan Inc.5,891
Canmore & Area Health Care Foundation500
Canterbury Foundation400
CARE Canada10,506
CARSA Inc.500
CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health31,078
CASA Foundation9,552
Catalyst Theatre Society of Alberta5,543
Catholic Archdiocese of Edmonton6,785
Catholic Parish of the Annunciation400
Catholic Social Services10,203
CEASE: Centre to End All Sexual Exploitation31,250
Centre for Affordable Water and Sanitation Technology600
Centre for Evangelical Spiritual Formation of Edmonton811
Centre for Family Literacy Society of Alberta85,560
CFRN-TV Good Neighbour Fund Society50,000
Change for Children Association13,123
CHED Santas Anonymous Incorporated500
Child Evangelism Fellowship of Canada1,000
Childhood Cancer Canada Foundation / Fondation Canadienne Du Cancer Chez L'Enfant3,000
Children's Autism Services of Edmonton6,000
Chimp: Charitable Impact Foundation (Canada)30,500
Chinook's Edge School Division No. 7310,000
Christ the Redeemer Catholic Separate Regional Division No. 310,500
Christcity Church Ltd.10,000
Christian Blind Mission International500
Christian Reformed Church In North America - Canada Corporation50,000
Christian Research Institute - Canada1,000
Christmas Bureau of Edmonton14,150
Citadel Theatre344,245
City of Edmonton59,282
CKUA Radio Foundation2,691
Clarkson University15,000
Clean Economy Fund75,000
Clean Scene Network for Youth Society2,000
Community Foundations of Canada10,000
Community Options - A Society for Children and Families500
Compassion Canada1,646
Compassion House Foundation5,096
Concordia University College of Alberta9,500
Connect Charter School Society5,000
Council for the Advancement of African Canadians in Alberta87,173
Covenant Foundation13,588
Cowichan Valley Regional District10,000
Cowtown Opera Company Society5,000
CPA Education Foundation12,000
Cross-Country Ski de Fond Canada10,000
Dalit Freedom Network Canada Association20,000
David Suzuki Foundation8,000
Diabetes Research Institute Foundation, Canada, Inc.6,874
Discovery House Family Violence Prevention Society5,000
Doctors Without Borders Canada65,554
Dogs with Wings Assistance Dog Society7,827
Dominican Starfish Foundation750
Douglas Cardinal Foundation for Indigenous Waldorf Education25,000
Dreamspeakers Festival Society5,000
Ducks Unlimited Canada15,000
E4C (Edmonton City Centre Church Corporation)269,014
Early Music Alberta Society1,000
Early Music Voices Concert Society in Elbow Park5,000
Ecojustice Canada Society55,725
Edmonton & District Historical Society29,160
Edmonton and Area Land Trust29,587
Edmonton Arts Council Society250,000
Edmonton Catholic Schools Foundation2,000
Edmonton Catholic Separate School District 7906
Edmonton Community Foundation37,196
Edmonton Crestwood Presbyterian Church4,000
Edmonton Down Syndrome Society5,500
Edmonton Garrison Military Family Resource Centre Society4,000
Edmonton Gleaners Association40,428
Edmonton Heritage Festival Association35,400
Edmonton Humane Society (SPCA)91,058
Edmonton Jewish Community Charitable Foundation1,000
Edmonton John Howard Society25,000
Edmonton Kiwanis Music Festival Association3,150
Edmonton Meals on Wheels500
Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers Society74,668
Edmonton Men's Health Collective Society10,000
Edmonton New Shadow Theatre Society5,000
Edmonton Opera Association105,000
Edmonton Police Foundation25,948
Edmonton Public Library26,994
Edmonton Public Schools35,127
Edmonton Regional Parent/Guardian Partnership Society15,000
Edmonton Rotary Club Foundation400
Edmonton Society For Christian Education68,413
Edmonton Symphony Society245,570
Edmonton United Jewish Appeal5,000
Edmonton Women's Shelter Ltd.18,054
Edmonton Youth Orchestra Association3,100
Elderdog Canada Inc.1,250
Eleanor Luxton Historical Foundation40,000
Elizabeth Fry Society of Edmonton500
Elk Island Public Schools Regional Division No. 1417,721
EMAS Canada25,000
Emmanuel Foundation For International Community Development400
EmployAbilities Society of Alberta1,000
Environmental Defence Canada Inc.5,500
Environmental Law Centre (Alberta) Society50,000
Ethnos Canada6,000
Faith & the Common Good500
Fathers of Confederation Buildings Trust1,518
Federation of Alberta Naturalists10,000
Finca Canada500
First Pacific Theatre Society25,000
First Peoples' Cultural Foundation5,000
First Presbyterian Church800
Focus on the Family (Canada) Association2,000
Fort Edmonton Foundation9,039
Fort McMurray School District No. 28331,000
Fort Saskatchewan Hospital Foundation1,120
Fort Simpson Historical Society10,000
Foundation Of The Canadian Psychiatric Association/La Fondation De L'Association Des Psychiatres1,000
Francis Winspear Centre for Music1,000
Franciscan Sisters Benevolent Society7,400
Fraser Institute5,00
Free Will Players Theatre Guild1,700
Fresh Start Recovery Centre524
Friends of St. Albert Children's Theatre Society1,000
Friends Of Thorhild Library Society1,202
Friends Of Western Canada High School Society1,000
Fringe Theatre Adventures Society2,000
Frontier College10,000
Gay Lesbian Bisexual and Transgendered Pride Centre of Edmonton10,000
George Spady Centre8,550
Gideons International in Canada2,000
Girl Guides of Canada - Alberta Council5,000
Girl Guides of Canada - Edmonton Area2,500
Glenbow - Alberta Institute25,000
Glenbow Ranch Park Foundation1,000
Global Angel Charitable Organization15,000
Good Women Dance Society2,500
Goodseed Canada3,637
Gordon Russell's Crystal Kids Youth Centre2,628
Grant MacEwan University Foundation173,656
Greater Edmonton Animal Rescue Society (Gears)386
Greater Edmonton Foundation - Housing for Seniors2,242
Greenfield Community Church12,000
Gull Lake Baptist Camp2,000
H I K E Fund (Canada)11,026
Habitat for Humanity Canada Habitat pour L'Humanité Canada57,527
Hadassah -WIZO Organization of Canada500
Hazel Bluff Community Agricultural Society 2,000
Healthbridge Foundation Of Canada696
Heart and Stroke Foundation1,614
Heritage Park Society10,000
History & Heroes Foundation5,000
Hope International Development Agency1,000
Hope Mission97,188
Hugs for Africa600
Hungry For Life International4,119
Huntington Society of Canada2,154
iHuman Youth Society355,256
Inclusion Alberta4,744
Inn from the Cold Society5,000
Inner City Youth Development Association500
Insight For Living Ministries Canada2,000
Instrumental Society of Calgary5,000
International Justice Mission Canada1,500
Iqaluit District Education Authority10,000
Islamic Family and Social Services Association329
Jasper Place Child & Family Resource Society2,528
Jasper Place Wellness Centre34,638
Jazz Is Society of Alberta5,000
Jellinek Society300
Jewish National Fund of Canada (Keren Kayemeth Le'Israel) Inc.1,000
Jewish Senior Citizens Centre1,091
John Humphrey Centre for Peace and Human Rights1,371
Junior Achievement of Northern Alberta & NWT37,935
Junior League of Edmonton500
Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms2,250
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Canada25,000
Keyano College2,000
Kidney Foundation of Canada 2,000
Kids Help Phone1,000
Kids Kottage Foundation82,500
Kids on Track Association of Edmonton1,078
Kids Up Front Foundation (Edmonton)32,410
Kids with Cancer Society of Northern Alberta60,000
KidSport Edmonton113,935
KidSport Greater Victoria50,000
King's University1,000
Knowledge Network Corporation1,700
Kootenay Society For Lifelong Learning 700
Learning Disabilities Association of Alberta - Edmonton Chapter4,458
Legacy of Hope Foundation5,000
Lester B. Pearson College of the Pacific300,000
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada2,500
Little Warriors2,077
Living Positive Through Positive Living Society of Alberta1,500
Loran Scholars Foundation / Fondation Boursiers Loran12,500
Luminous Voices Music Society5,000
Lurana Shelter Society50,000
Luxton Museum Society45,000
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northern Alberta40,000
Marian Centre1,250
Mark Mercier Foundation20,000
McDougall House Association56,000
McDougall United Church1,000
McMan Youth Family & Community Services Association2,000
Mental Health Foundation66,000
Metabolic Syndrome Canada1,500
Metro Cinema Society1,054
Miistakis Institute for the Rockies Inc.50,000
Missionaries of Charity Inc.2,143
Momentum Community Economic Development Society10,000
Monarca Canada Foundation3,096
Moosehill Community Cemetary Foundation1,603
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD Canada)1,500
MPA - Motivation, Power & Achievement Society834
Multicultural Family Resources Society47,997
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Alberta and NWT Division1,500
Music by the Sea Society75,000
Mustard Seed Foundation57,439
National Music Centre5,000
Natural Step Canada6,000
Nature Canada10,000
Nature Conservancy of Canada71,819
Neuchatel Junior College Fund2,000
Newly United Operatic Vocalists Association (NUOVA)9,857
Nextwave Foundation10,000
Niginan Housing Ventures834
Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts600
NorQuest College Foundation18,356
Northern Alberta Institute of Technology42,400
Northern Light Theatre5,000
Northern Youth Abroad10,000
Norwood Child & Family Resource Centre 5,000
Novayana Society for Eastern and Western Studies1,000
Old Strathcona Youth Society9,281
Olive Tree Projects Society20,000
One Hope Ministries of Canada Alberta Branch2,742
Onoway and District Historical Guild500
Operation Eyesight Canada1,500
Operation Friendship Seniors Society4,642
Operation Smile Canada Foundation300
Opportunity International Canada3,406
Our House (Edmonton) Ltd.19,881
Outward Bound Canada5,000
Owl (Orphaned Wildlife) Rehabilitation Society1,000
Oxfam Canada2,451
Pacific Opera Association15,000
Paralympic Sports Association1,500
Parents Empowering Parents (PEP) Society11,564
Parish of Saint Dunstan620
Pawsitive Match Rescue Foundation1,500
Pembina Foundation for Environmental Research and Education100,000
Peter & Catharine Whyte Foundation10,000
Pigeon Lake Watershed Association8,356
Pilgrims Hospice Society216,351
Plan International Canada Inc.468
Policywise for Children & Families30,000
Prelature of the Holy Cross and Opus Dei for Canada Trust2,143
Presbyterian Church In Canada7,400
Primate's World Relief And Development Fund219
Proarts Art Society5,000
Projet De La Réalité Climatique Canada/ The Climate Reality Project Canada1,700
Prostate Cancer Canada500
Providence College1,071
Providing Animals with Safety for Life Foundation11,892
PSFA Primary Schools For Africa Society20,000
Rainbow For The Future1,000
Rainbow Society of Alberta750
Ralph Connor Memorial United Church300
Rapid Fire Theatre Society4,000
RCMP Foundation76,531
Red Deer College5,000
Red Sky Performance5,000
Rehoboth Christian Ministries Foundation2,269
Richard Eaton Singers211
Right at Home Housing Society110,000
Rio Terrace Moravian Church5,200
Robertson Wesley United Church1,000
Robin Hood Association for the Handicapped2,000
Rocky Mountain Calvary Chapel5,085
Roman Catholic Bishop Of The Diocese Of Calgary1,000
Ronald McDonald House Southern Alberta2,269
Room to Read Canada15,000
Rosebud School Of The Arts200
Rotary Foundation Canada56,535
Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation21,188
Royal Canadian Geographical Society10,000
Royal Conservatory of Music2,000
Sage Seniors Association12,500
Salvation Army Alberta & NWT Division71,880
Salvation Army Calgary Agape Hospice9,000
Samaritan's Purse - Canada31,000
Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation25,000
Save the Children - Canada3,506
Scottish Rite Charitable Foundation Learning Centre for Edmonton250
Scouts Canada - Northern Lights Council11,935
Scouts Canada Chinook Council5,000
Second Chance Animal Rescue Society500
Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton2,890
Shakespeare Company Theatre in the Round Guild10,000
Shaun Anthony Lewis Cable Foundation14,146
Shiloh Rebman Youth Ranch Society2,000
Shriners Hospitals For Children4,722
Sierra Club of Canada Foundation5,000
Skills Society - Supporting the Citizenship of People with Disabilities8,209
Somali Canadian Education & Rural Development Organization (SCERDO)1.050
South Alberta Light Horse Regiment Foundation5,000
South Peace Regional Archives Society500
Southern Alberta Land Trust10,000
Spinal Cord Injury Treatment Centre (Northern Alberta) Society35,000
Spirit North20,300
Sport Central Association5,255
Springboard Dance Collective Calgary Society5,000
St. George's-in-the-Pines Anglican Church of Canada10,000
St. Paul's Church Runnymede10,000
St. Paul's Foundation (Edmonton)54,290
St. Paul's United Church200,000
STARS (Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society)56,200
Stephen Lewis Foundation2,206
Stollery Children's Hospital Foundation31,888
Stratford Shakespearean Festival of Canada1,700
Student Christian Movement of Canada1,000
Students On Ice Foundation/Fondation Des éTudiants Sur Glace15,000
Suit Yourself - Wardrobe for Women Association20,000
Sun West School Division No. 2071,000
Sundre Hospital & Care Centre Auxiliary Society300
Surfrider Foundation Canada1,000
Taylor College & Seminary10,673
Teatro La Quindicina Theatre Society6,865
Tempo School30,056
Terra Centre for Teen Parents147,326
Terry Fox Foundation1,500
Terwillegar Community Church13,266
The First Alberta Campus Radio Association3,850
The Foundation Fighting Blindness308
The Good News Broadcasting Association Of Canada6,000
The Today Family Violence Help Centre17,000
The University of Western Ontario10,000
Theatre Alberta Society15,000
Theatre Calgary11,000
Theatre Network (1975) Society12,429
Thorhild District Historical Society & Museum400
Thorhild Golden Age Drop-In Centre400
Tides Canada Foundation35,000
Toronto Alliance Church Of The Christian And Missionary Alliance In Canada10,000
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church100
TUXIS Parliamentary Alumni Society of Alberta500
Ugandan Girls Scholarship Foundation750
UNICEF Canada1,756
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Canada3,000
United Way of Calgary and Area75,000
United Way of Greater Victoria20,000
United Way of the Alberta Capital Region140,613
United World Mission of Canada, Inc5,000
University Hospital Foundation43,718
University of Alberta870,525
University of Calgary191,000
University of New Brunswick4,000
University of Regina10,000
University of Saskatchewan6,200
University of Waterloo1,000
USC Canada1,983
Valhalla Wilderness Society25,000
Valley Zoo Development Society1,703
Valour Place Society3,952
Vancouver Society for Early Music1,700
Varscona Theatre Alliance Society30,486
Vertigo Theatre Society1,000
Victoria Women's Transition House Society30,000
Walrus Foundation15,000
Walterdale Theatre Associates5,000
War Amputations of Canada9,456
WE Charity5,652
Wellspring Edmonton11,056
Westlock Educational Scholarship Society400
Westlock Educational Scholarship Society1,000
Westmount Charter School Society100,000
Wheelchair Sports Alberta Association200
Wildlife Conservation Society Canada5,000
Wildlife Rehabilitation Society of Edmonton20,800
Wildsight10,000
Windmill Microlending694
WINGS of Providence Society15,250
Winnifred Stewart Foundation5,000
Wolf Creek School Division No. 72420
Women Building Futures Society11,986
Women in Need Society of Calgary5,000
Women's Hostels Incorporated500
Wood Buffalo Community Foundation200,290
Word & Deed Ministries Canada Inc.900
Wordfest5,000
Works International Visual Arts Society3,153
Workshop West Playwrights' Theatre Society10,000
World Vision Canada5,390
World Wildlife Fund Canada5,506
Writers' Guild of Alberta5,000
Wycliffe Bible Translators Of Canada Inc.2,000
Wye String Ensemble Society800
Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative Foundation3,551
YOUCAN - Edmonton20,000
Young Life of Canada1,000
Young Men's Christian Association of Edmonton9,749
Young Women's Christian Association5,000
Young Women's Christian Association of Banff13,000
Youth Emergency Shelter Society of Edmonton179,751
Youth Restorative Action Project35,000
Youth Science Canada / Sciences Jeunesse Canada10,000
YouthWrite Society Canada5,000
YWCA Edmonton82,710
Zebra Child Protection Centre Society1,500

Total amount granted: $12,522,877