building a city of informed, engaged philanthropists committed to accelerating meaningful change for all
What's a Community Foundation?
We exist to improve quality of life for people in a specific geographic area — highlighting needs, engaging donors and making grants.
Philanthropists come to Toronto Foundation to simplify and enhance their charitable giving.
Our latest news, stories, research, and insights.
WHAT’S DRIVING NEW FUND SIGN UP IN 2022 // Trending so far: New fundholders are opting for our full range of offerings to broaden their impact—some choosing multiple funds to get started. When it comes to issues, new fundholders are bringing a passion for social innovation, education, the arts, Indigeneity, as well as animal rights and welfare. Read More
COLLABORATIVE PHILANTHROPY: FIVE WAYS TO GROW YOUR GIVING // Many people wish they could do more to help but often don’t know how. When donors come together to give to a shared fund, it's known as a giving circle or collaborative philanthropy. Members share a common goal of increasing their impact on the issues they care about while engaging with like-minded philanthropists at the same time. Read More
Understanding Toronto’s Greatest Needs
Research, insights, and recommendations to connect your philanthropy to the causes you care about.
THE CONNECTION E-NEWSLETTER
Read the latest news, stories and insights on the city's needs and opportunities; organizations working on solutions; and how to get involved with your philanthropy.