The Hockey Canada Foundation understands the dynamic role that hockey plays in teaching important life-lessons and instilling the values that make Canadians truly unique. It is also aware that emerging trends and challenges are affecting participation in our national sport. Canada is becoming increasingly diverse and many new Canadians are not naturally drawn to the game. The more technology becomes ingrained in our lives, the more sedentary Canadians become.
The Hockey Canada Foundation knows how to address these challenges. The Foundation has developed a bold plan for the future to ensure hockey remains a strong and vital element of Canadian culture.
Our plan begins with a vision of the critical role that hockey plays in Canadian society, and establishes the Hockey Canada Foundation as responsible for its continued vitality and growth.
The Foundation accepts donations for the purpose of establishing and growing a selection of endowment and general-purpose Funds. Caring Canadians who want to give back to the game can now do so knowing their gift to the game will have an impact for generations to come. Working with the Hockey Canada team, the Foundation puts gifts to work to help ensure Canada remains at the forefront in the development and promotion of amateur hockey.
Uniting Canadians through hockey – one person, one community, one country.
The Hockey Canada Foundation preserves, nurtures, and strengthens the bond between Canadians and hockey.
To unite all Canadians and achieve our mission, the Hockey Canada Foundation is committed to three strategic priorities:
The fundraising strategy of the Hockey Canada Foundation is focused on seeking financial support from a cross-section of Canadians. Current fund development initiatives include:
The Hockey Canada Foundation seeks to develop lasting relationships with its supporters that are built on shared values, interests and needs.
The Foundation will serve its donors by: