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$54,234
ABWE Global Inc.$5,000
Action For Healthy Communities Society of Edmonton$533
ADHD Association of Greater Edmonton$1,923
Aga Khan Foundation Canada$4,229
Agriculture for Life Inc.$3,353
Alberta Abilities Lodges Society$14,066
Alberta AdaptAbilities Association$200
Alberta Aviation Museum Association$3,467
Alberta Ballet Company$4,708
Alberta Baptist Association$1,000
Alberta Baroque Music Society$247
Alberta Cancer Foundation$28,923
Alberta Council for Environmental Education$25,000
Alberta Council of Women's Shelters$1,500
Alberta Craft Council$5,000
Alberta Ecotrust Foundation$600,600
Alberta Emerald Foundation$1,048
Alberta Genealogical Society$600
Alberta Health Services$15,500
Alberta Helping Animals Society$500
Alberta Hospice Palliative Care Association$35,000
Alberta Lawyers' Assistance Society$1,500
Alberta Life Issues Educational Society$28,097
Alberta Lung Association$650
Alberta Museums Association$5,000
Alberta Music Education Foundation$15,000
Alberta Psychiatric Association Foundation$1,000
Alberta Riparian Habitat Management Society$10,000
Alberta Science Network$6,000
Alberta Spay and Neuter Task Force$2,500
Alberta SPCA$7,050
Alberta Theatre Projects Society$11,000
Alberta Tomorrow Foundation$10,000
Alberta Wilderness Association$10,000
All One Sky Foundation$10,000
Alpine Club of Canada$10,000
Alzheimer Society of Alberta & Northwest Territories$32,173
Amarok Society$6,000
Anthroposophical Society in Canada$500
Art Gallery of Alberta$157,265
Arthritis Society (Alberta Division)$304
Arthritis Society (Northern Region)$400
Avalanche Canada Foundation$5,000
Awo Taan Healing Lodge Society$5,000
Ballet Edmonton Society$1,993
Ballet Victoria Society$20,000
Banff Canmore Community Foundation$75,000
Banff Centre$35,000
Basically Babies Ltd.$1,500
Beakerhead Creative Society$5,000
Beaverhill Bird Observatory Society$504
Believe in the Gold$3,500
Bent Arrow Traditional Healing Society$63,400
Billy Graham Evangelistic Association of Canada$3,000
Bissell Centre$97,637
Black Gold Regional Division #18$19,717
Board Of Education Of School District No. 64 (Gulf Islands)$1,000
Bow Valley Choral Society$1,211
Bow Valley Society For The Prevention Of Cruelty To Animals$1,211
Boyle McCauley Health Centre$91,935
Boyle Street Services Society$208,100
Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton & Area Society$66,413
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 House Society$500
Brock University$2,000
CAGP Foundation$1,500
Calgary Counselling Centre$25,000
Calgary Foundation$100,533
Calgary Health Trust$3,000
Calgary Opera Association$5,000
Calgary Outlink: Centre for Gender and Sexual Diversity$20,000
Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra Foundation$26,000
Calgary Youth Orchestra Society$10,000
Camp Health, Hope & Happiness Society$17,485
Canadian Amateur Football Association$2,100
Canadian Bible Society$1,000
Canadian Blood Services$10,000
Canadian Cancer Society$1,500
Canadian Diabetes Association$2,604
Canadian Environmental Grantmakers' Network$10,000
Canadian Foundation For The United World College Of The Atlantic$10,000
Canadian Institute for Advanced Research$2,000
Canadian Jesuit Missions$500
Canadian Liver Foundation$750
Canadian Lung Association$500
Canadian Mental Health Association Edmonton Region$1,000
Canadian Mountain Arts Foundation$23,000
Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB)$16,984
Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society$40,709
Canadian Red Cross Society, Edmonton$35,113
Canadian Tennis Association$1,000
Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities$400
Canadian Wildlife Federation$1,958
Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan Inc.$5,000
Canmore & Area Health Care Foundation$3,500
Canterbury Foundation$350
Capital Care Foundation$5,483
CARE Canada$10,909
CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health$32,024
CASA Foundation$4,063
Catalyst Theatre Society of Alberta$5,569
Cathedral Church Of St. James$10,000
Catholic Archdiocese of Edmonton$5,500
Catholic Social Services$4,404
CEASE: Centre to End All Sexual Exploitation$32,651
Centre For Addiction And Mental Health Foundation$500
Centre for Affordable Water and Sanitation Technology$600
Centre for Autism Services Alberta$4,000
Centre for Evangelical Spiritual Formation of Edmonton$770
Centre for Family Literacy Society of Alberta$81,866
Centre for Sexuality Society$10,000
Centre for Spiritual Living (Edmonton Society)$2,318
CFRN-TV Good Neighbour Fund Society$7,000
Chalice (Canada)$300
Change for Children Association$12,466
CHED Santas Anonymous Incorporated$500
Child Evangelism Fellowship of Canada$1,000
Childhood Cancer Canada Foundation$3,000
Chimp: Charitable Impact Foundation (Canada)$30,500
Chinook's Edge School Division No. 73$10,000
Christ the Redeemer Catholic Separate Regional Division No. 3$10,500
Christcity Church Ltd.$10,000
Christian Research Institute - Canada$1,000
Christmas Bureau of Edmonton$14,654
Chrysalis: An Alberta Society for Citizens with Disabilities$3,000
Church of the Christian Community in Canada$500
Church of the Christian Community in Canada - Vancouver Centre$500
Citadel Theatre$357,826
City of Edmonton$30,590
CKUA Radio Foundation$2,704
Clarkson University$10,000
Clean Economy Fund$125,000
Clean Scene Network for Youth Society$1,000
Climate Reality Project Canada$1,100
Collaborative Radically Integrated Performers Society In Edmonton$10,000
Compass Centre for Sexual Wellness$1,000
Compassion Canada$1,104
Compassion House Foundation$1,000
Concordia University College of Alberta$15,500
Concrete Theatre Society$5,000
Connect Charter School Society$10,000
Contemporary Calgary Arts Society$25,000
Cornerstone Counseling Centre$5,000
Council for the Advancement of African Canadians in Alberta$136,000
Covenant Foundation$14,146
Cowtown Opera Company Society$5,000
CPA Education Foundation$12,000
Creating Hope Society of Alberta$1,679
Cross-Country Ski de Fond Canada$10,000
Dalit Freedom Network Canada Association$10,000
David Suzuki Foundation$8,000
Dayspring Presbyterian Church$2,400
Diabetes Research Institute Foundation, Canada, Inc.$4,155
Discovery House Family Violence Prevention Society$5,000
DIY Theatre Society$5,000
Doctors Without Borders Canada$135,838
Dogs with Wings Assistance Dog Society$16,834
Douglas Cardinal Foundation for Indigenous Waldorf Education$5,000
Dreams Take Flight (Canada)$5,000
Dreamspeakers Festival Society$5,000
Ducks Unlimited Canada$15,000
E4C (Edmonton City Centre Church Corporation)$313,304
Early Music Voices Concert Society in Elbow Park$5,000
Ecojustice Canada Society$58,917
Edmonton & District Historical Society$29,160
Edmonton and Area Land Trust$48,100
Edmonton Arts Council Society$135,000
Edmonton Catholic Schools Foundation$2,500
Edmonton Catholic Separate School District 7$880
Edmonton Chamber of Voluntary Organizations$15,750
Edmonton Columbian Choirs$1,100
Edmonton Community Foundation$38,224
Edmonton Community Legal Centre$1,600
Edmonton Crestwood Presbyterian Church$2,000
Edmonton Down Syndrome Society$9,455
Edmonton Dream Centre$10,000
Edmonton Gleaners Association$41,739
Edmonton Heritage Festival Association$400
Edmonton Humane Society (SPCA)$103,875
Edmonton Jewish Community Charitable Foundation$1,000
Edmonton John Howard Society$25,000
Edmonton Kiwanis Music Festival Association$2,956
Edmonton Meals on Wheels$500
Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers Society$87,677
Edmonton Men's Health Collective Society$15,000
Edmonton Native Healing Centre Society$1,000
Edmonton New Shadow Theatre Society$5,000
Edmonton Opera Association$253,491
Edmonton Police Foundation$12,948
Edmonton Public Library$11,771
Edmonton Public Schools$23,911
Edmonton Regional Parent/Guardian Partnership Society$15,000
Edmonton Rotary Club Foundation$300
Edmonton Society For Christian Education$88,570
Edmonton Space & Science Foundation$750
Edmonton Symphony Society$305,839
Edmonton Women's Shelter Ltd.$19,533
Edmonton Youth Orchestra Association$3500
Elderdog Canada Inc.$1,250
Eleanor Luxton Historical Foundation$20,000
Elizabeth Fry Society of Edmonton$30,500
Elk Island Public Schools Regional Division No. 14$19,726
EMAS Canada$53,000
Emmanuel Foundation For International Community Development$500
Ensemble Theatre Company Society$1,000
Environmental Defence Canada Inc.$5,500
Environmental Law Centre (Alberta) Society$50,000
Ethnos Canada$7,000
Evan Grykuliak Memorial Society$2,000
Faith & the Common Good$600
Fathers of Confederation Buildings Trust$2,128
Federation of Alberta Naturalists$10,000
Finca Canada$500
First Pacific Theatre Society$25,000
Focus on the Family (Canada) Association$2,000
Forks Foundation Inc.5,000
Fort Edmonton Foundation$18,900
Fort Saskatchewan Hospital Foundation$1,064
Foundation Fighting Blindness$410
Foundation of the Canadian Psychiatric Association$1,500
Francis Winspear Centre for Music$1,000
Franciscan Sisters Benevolent Society$7,000
Fraser Institute$1,859
Free Will Players Theatre Guild$10,000
Fresh Start Recovery Centre$475
Friends of Fridhem Society$15,000
Friends of Royal Alberta Museum Society$500
Friends of Thorhild Library Society$1,439
Fringe Theatre Adventures Society$9,022
Frontier College$1,500
Fung Loy Kok Institute of Taoism$400
Gay Lesbian Bisexual and Transgendered Pride Centre of Edmonton$10,000
George Spady Centre$1,250
Gideons International in Canada$3,500
Girl Guides of Canada - Alberta Council$5,000
Girl Guides of Canada - Edmonton Area$2,500
Glenbow - Alberta Institute$25,000
Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation$531
Global Angel Charitable Organization$15,000
Good News Broadcasting Association Of Canada$5,000
Good Samaritan Society$1,250
GoodSeed Canada$2,955
Goodwill Industries of Alberta$500
Gordon Russell's Crystal Kids Youth Centre$2,700
Grant MacEwan University$4,022
Grant MacEwan University Foundation$132,264
Greater Edmonton Foundation - Housing for Seniors$1,570
Greenwood Chamber Singers Society$1,000
Gull Lake Baptist Camp$1,000
H I K E Fund (Canada)$10,473
Habitat for Humanity Canada$600
Habitat for Humanity Edmonton Society$5,763
Hadassah -WIZO Organization of Canada$500
Hazel Bluff Community Agricultural Society$2,000
Health Arts Society of Alberta$15,000
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada$3,458
Heritage Park Society$10,000
Hope For Wildlife Society$600
Hope International Development Agency$1,000
Hope Mission$99,574
House of Omeed$2,500
Hugs for Africa$600
Hungry For Life International$5,902
iHuman Youth Society$519,537
Imperial Order Daughters of the Empire (IODE Ethel Cuts)$402
Inclusion Alberta Society$3,500
Indo-Canadian Women's Association of Edmonton$5,000
infinite WOOFS Animal Rescue Society (iWars)$1,000
Inn from the Cold Society$5,000
Insight For Living Ministries Canada$1,000
Instrumental Society of Calgary$5,000
International Justice Mission Canada$21,500
Islamic Family and Social Services Association$400
Jack.org$1,500
Jasper Place Child & Family Resource Society$2,401
Jasper Place Wellness Centre$26,706
Jazz Is Society of Alberta$5,000
Jellinek Society$304
Jewish Family Services$500
Jewish Federation of Edmonton$5,000
Junior Achievement of Northern Alberta & NWT$25,713
Junior League of Edmonton$500
Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms$2,750
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Canada$25,000
Keyano College$2,000
Kidney Foundation of Canada$2,000
Kids Cancer Care Foundation of Alberta$2,000
Kids Help Phone$500
Kids Kottage Foundation$79,000
Kids on Track Association of Edmonton$1,024
Kids Up Front Foundation (Edmonton)$31,750
Kids with Cancer Society of Northern Alberta$60,500
KidSport Edmonton$127,125
KidSport Greater Victoria$50,000
KidSport Parkland$10,102
King's University$1,000
Kokopelli Choir Association$3,000
Learning Disabilities Association of Alberta - Edmonton Chapter$4,234
Leduc & District Food Bank Association$5,483
Lester B. Pearson College of the Pacific and United World Colleges (Canada) Inc.$200,000
Little Warriors$2,510
Loran Scholars Foundation$20,000
Lo-Se-Ca Foundation$10,000
Luminous Voices Music Society$5,000
Lurana Shelter Society$51,300
Luxton Museum Society$45,000
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Canada$485
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northern Alberta$40,000
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Alberta$1,000
Marian Centre$1,550
Mark Mercier Foundation$15,000
McCauley Community After School Care Association$2,100
McDougall House Association$60,596
McDougall United Church$3,000
McMan Youth, Family & Community Services Association$2,250
Mealshare Aid Foundation$800
Mental Health Foundation$79,537
Metabolic Syndrome Canada$1,182
Metis Child & Family Services Society$1,041
Metro Cinema Society$1,000
Miistakis Institute for the Rockies Inc.$25,000
Mile Zero Dance Society$10,000
Missionaries of Charity Inc.$2,000
Momentum Community Economic Development Society$10,000
Monarca Canada Foundation$10,000
Monastery of Mount Carmel$1,957
Moosehill Community Cemetary Foundation$1,917
MPA - Motivation, Power & Achievement Society$840
Multicultural Family Resource Society$36,601
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Alberta and NWT Division$3,658
Music by the Sea Society$60,000
Mustard Seed Foundation$50,757
National Music Centre$5,000
Native Counselling Services of Alberta$1,500
Natural Step Canada$2,000
Nature Canada$10,000
Nature Conservancy of Canada$92,707
Neuchatel Junior College Fund$2,500
Nextwave Foundation$10,000
Niginan Housing Ventures$34,650
Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts$36,632
NorQuest College Foundation$21,823
Northern Alberta Institute of Technology$43,400
Northern Light Theatre$5,000
Northern Youth Abroad$10,000
Norwood Child & Family Resource Centre$12,250
Novayana Society for Eastern and Western Studies$1,000
Nunastar Properties Inc.$20,000
NUOVA Newly United Operatic Vocalists Association$8,837
Old Strathcona Youth Society$412
Old Trout Puppet Workshop Society$3,000
Oldman Watershed Council$10,000
Olds College$30,000
Olive Tree Projects Society$19,601
On the Ground Society for Documentary Photography$10,000
One Hope Ministries of Canada Alberta Branch$2,604
One! International Poverty Relief$800
Onoway and District Historical Guild$600
Operation Eyesight Canada$1,500
Operation Friendship Seniors Society$4,420
Operation Smile Canada Foundation$554
Opportunity International Canada$3,236
Osteoporosis Canada$500
Outreach for Life Association of Edmonton$500
Owl (Orphaned Wildlife) Rehabilitation Society$1,000
Oxfam Canada$1,709
Pacific Opera Association$15,000
Pacific Salmon Foundation$1,000
Palliative Care Society Of The Bow Valley$1,500
Parents Empowering Parents (PEP) Society$12,000
Parish of Saint Dunstan$589
Parkland School Division #70$4,810
Pembina Foundation for Environmental Research and Education$102,000
Peter & Catharine Whyte Foundation$10,000
Pigeon Lake Watershed Association$13,239
Pilgrims Hospice$1,800
Pilgrims Hospice Society$315,894
Plan International Canada Inc.$468
Prelature of the Holy Cross and Opus Dei for Canada Trust$2,000
Pro Coro Society - Edmonton$1,000
Proarts Art Society$5,000
Providence College$1,000
Providing Animals with Safety for Life Foundation$8,785
PSFA Primary Schools For Africa Society$20,000
Punctuate! Theatre Society$5,000
Rainbow Railroad$6,200
Rapid Fire Theatre Society$15,000
RCMP Foundation$72,428
Red Deer College$5,000
Refuge Mission Foundation$200
Rehoboth A Christian Association for the Mentally Handicapped of AB$2,000
Rehoboth Christian Ministries Foundation$2,128
Richard Eaton Singers$200
Right at Home Housing Society$105,499
Rio Terrace Moravian Church$5,200
Robin Hood Association for the Handicapped$5,000
Ronald McDonald House Charities Alberta Society$3,128
Room to Read Canada$15,000
Rotary Foundation Canada$57,675
Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation$35,833
Royal Canadian Geographical Society$5,000
Royal Canadian Legion Greater Edmonton Poppy Fund$500
Royal Conservatory of Music$2,000
Sage Seniors Association$2,500
Salvation Army Alberta & NWT Division$72,716
Salvation Army Calgary Agape Hospice$9,000
Samaritan's Purse - Canada$29,736
Save the Children - Canada$709
Scottish Rite Charitable Foundation Learning Centre for Edmonton$200
Scouts Canada - Northern Lights Council$12,213
Scouts Canada Chinook Council$5,000
Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton$2,699
Shakespeare Company Theatre in the Round Guild$10,000
Sherwood Park Alliance Church Society$1,561
Shock Trauma Air Rescue Service Foundation$5,483
Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society$62,877
Sierra Club of Canada Foundation$5,000
Sign of Hope Society, Archdiocese of Edmonton$5,000
Sing for Life Society of Alberta$5,000
Skipping Stone Scholarship Foundation$75,000
Sleep in Heavenly Peace$1,000
Society Of Saint Vincent De Paul - Our Lady Of Perpetual Help Conference$300
Somali Canadian Education & Rural Development Organization (SCERDO)$1,100
South Alberta Light Horse Regiment Foundation$5,000
South Peace Regional Archives Society$600
Southern Alberta Land Trust$10,000
Special Olympics Edmonton$1,162
Spinal Cord Injury Treatment Centre Society (Northern Alberta)$30,000
Spirit North$20,000
Sport Central Association$4,400
Springboard Dance Collective Calgary Society$5,000
St. George's-in-the-Pines Anglican Church of Canada$10,000
St. Paul's Church Runnymede$20,000
St. Paul's United Church$200,000
Stephen Lewis Foundation$1,909
Stollery Children's Hospital Foundation$65,026
Strathcona Food Bank Association$300
Student Christian Movement of Canada$1,000
Students On Ice Foundation$5,000
Suit Yourself - Wardrobe for Women Association$20,100
Sun West School Division No. 207$1,000
Sunshine Coast Festival Of The Written Arts$1,000
Surfrider Foundation Canada$1,000
Taylor College & Seminary$10,000
Tearfund Canada$3,500
Teatro La Quindicina Theatre Society$6,772
Telus World of Science Edmonton$1,200
Tempo School$18,000
Terra Centre for Teen Parents$142,076
Terry Fox Foundation$1,200
Terwillegar Community Church$21,665
Theatre Alberta Society$15,000
Theatre Calgary$17,000
Theatre Network (1975) Society$23,502
Thorhild District Historical Society & Museum$480
Thorhild Golden Age Drop-In Centre$480
Tides Canada Foundation$25,000
Tides Canada Initiatives Society$11,000
Transition Accelerator$100,000
TUXIS Parliamentary Alumni Society of Alberta$500
Ugandan Girls Scholarship Foundation$1,150
UNICEF Canada$65,084
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Canada$13,000
United Way of Calgary and Area$75,000
United Way of Greater Victoria$20,000
United Way of the Alberta Capital Region$225,401
United World Mission of Canada, Inc$6,000
University Hospital Foundation$114,121
University of Alberta$764,381
University of Calgary$68,118
University of Lethbridge$10,000
University of New Brunswick$3,000
University of Regina$10,000
University of Saskatchewan$2,500
Urban Manor Housing Society$500
USC Canada$1,168
Valhalla Wilderness Society$25,000
Valour Place Society$4,596
Varscona Theatre Alliance Society$5,000
Victoria Women's Transition House Society$30,000
Walrus Foundation$25,000
Walterdale Theatre Associates$5,000
War Amputations of Canada$4,665
WE Charity$4,829
Wellspring Edmonton$16,763
West End Christian Reformed Church$1,450
Westlock & District Tractor Museum Foundation$480
Westlock Educational Scholarship Society$1,000
Westmount Charter School Society$100,000
Wildlife Rehabilitation Society of Edmonton$20,323
Wildsight$10,000
Windmill Microlending$568
WINGS of Providence Society$24,018
Winnifred Stewart Association for the Mentally Handicapped$1,250
Winnifred Stewart Foundation$5,000
Women Against Violence Against Women / Rape Crisis Centre$15,000
Women Building Futures Society$11,000
Women in Need Society of Calgary$5,000
Wood Buffalo Community Foundation$106,000
Wordfest$5,000
Works International Visual Arts Society$2,995
Workshop West Playwrights' Theatre Society$5,000
World Renew$2,000
World Vision Canada$5,165
World Wildlife Fund Canada$6,709
Writers' Guild of Alberta$10,000
Writers' Trust of Canada$5,000
Wycliffe Bible Translators of Canada Inc.$1,000
Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative Foundation$226,000
YOUCAN - Edmonton$23,800
Young Life of Canada$2,000
Young Men's Christian Association of Edmonton$7,822
Young Women's Christian Association$5,000
Young Women's Christian Association of Banff$8,000
Youth Emergency Shelter Society of Edmonton$201,456
Youth Restorative Action Project$45,950
Youth Science Canada$10,000
YouthWrite Society Canada$5,000
YWCA Edmonton$101,497
Zebra Child Protection Centre Society$3,854
Zoe's Animal Rescue Society$1,250

Total amount granted: $13,274,316