The Comox Valley Community Foundation is one of over 170 community foundations in Canada. Community foundations are charitable organizations dedicated to improving communities within a defined geographic area.
Community foundation pool charitable gifts from donors to create endowment funds and use the investment income to make grants. Community foundations are one of the world's fastest growing philanthropic movements with over 1,000 foundations in worldwide.
As a check-up to measure the vitality of communities and significant trends related to quality of life, the Comox Valley Community Foundation is undertaking its second Vital Signs report. The survey,...more
In 2015, Catherine (Mamie) Aitken created a permanent community legacy by establishing the Catherine Mary Aitken and Elizabeth Cherry Aitken Fund with the Comox Valley Community Foundation. Her $6...more
It's considered a check-up to measure the vitality of communities and significant trends related to the quality of life, and now the Comox Valley Community Foundation is in the midst of working on...more