Vancouver Foundation works with donors from all walks of life.

When you give with us, you can give in a way that aligns with who you are.

How to Give

We’ve helped thousands of donors make a positive impact in their communities, and we’d love to help you get started on your giving journey. Explore the many flexible options we give to prospective donors, and find the best fit for you.

Start a Fund

Start something new! Vancouver Foundation offers flexible, informed ways for you to improve the lives of others in your community by starting a fund. With our expertise and investment vehicles, your dollars can have the most impact.

Give to a Focus Area

Want to get involved, but not sure which charity to support? Consider our Focus Area donations, where community advisors direct your gift where it’s needed most — simply choose an issue that matters most to you.

Find a Fund or Charity

Know what you’re looking for? Find an existing fund hosted at Vancouver Foundation.

For Professional Advisors

Create a world of difference for your clients. By partnering with Vancouver Foundation, professional advisors can help their clients fulfill their charitable goals with a customized path that reflects their personal values and interests.

For Charities

Let us help you grow. Vancouver Foundation partners with organizations of all sizes and types. You can easily set up an endowment fund to support your charity’s mission for years to come.

For Businesses

Give back to your community. We can assist you in creating strategic giving plans to create a measurable and lasting local impact. We make it as easy as possible for businesses to create Donor Advised Funds.

For Private Foundations

Contribute to causes that matter to you. If you’re thinking about creating a private foundation in BC, Donor Advised Funds are an easy and cost-effective alternative way to leave a lasting legacy.