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ECECAF in the Community

Members’ contributions have benefited many registered charity and benevolent organizations.


charities helped in 2020


donated to charities in 2020


donated to charities in the Edmonton region since 1941

In the past 25 years alone, ECECAF has donated over $20.5 million to charities

The ECECAF Board of Trustees allocates funds in accordance with established criteria and guidelines. Organizations must be Registered Charities and eligibility is determined by financial position, alternate funding sources, and value to the community. Funds may not be used towards salaries or operational costs. Financial assistance is awarded annually.

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Recently, ECECAF has donated to the following organizations, with many more since its establishment in 1941:

  • Alberta Cancer Fdn
  • Alberta Diabetes Fdn
  • Autism Edmonton
  • Bissell Centre
  • Brain Care Centre
  • Capital Care – Norwood
  • CASA Fdn
  • Cerebral Palsy Assoc
  • Children’s Wish Fdn
  • City of Edmonton Library Board
  • Clubhouse Society/Prosper Place
  • Covenant Fdn
  • Cystic Fibrosis Canada
  • Diabetes Canada
  • Donate-A-Ride
  • Easter Seals
  • Edmonton Catholic Schools Fdn
  • Edmonton Emergency Relief Services
  • Edmonton Police Fdn
  • Edmonton Public Schools Fdn
  • Edmonton Firefighters Burn Treatment Society
  • Edmonton’s Food Bank
  • Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital Fdn
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Hope Air
  • Kids on Track
  • Kids with Cancer Society
  • Legacy Place Society
  • March of Dimes Canada
  • Meals on Wheels
  • Mental Health Fdn
  • MADD Canada
  • Muscular Dystrophy Canada, Fire Fighters Rooftop Campaign
  • Make-A-Wish
  • Meals on Wheels
  • NorQuest College
  • Pilgrims Hospice Society
  • Rainbow Society
  • Royal Alexandra Hospital Fdn
  • Seniors Assisted Transportation Society
  • Sunshine Fdn
  • Society of St. Vincent de Paul
  • Stollery Fdn
  • Tetra Society
  • The Mustard Seed
  • U of A Diabetes Research Institute
  • U of A Engineering
  • U of A Steadward Centre
  • U of A Surgical Research
  • United Way:
    • …Ben Calf Robe Society
    • …E4C Edmonton School Lunch
    • …Kids in the Hall
  • Urban Manor Housing Society
  • Valley Zoo Development Society
  • WECAN Food Baskets
  • YOUCAN Youth Services
  • Youth Empowerment & Support Services (YESS)
  • Youth Restorative Action Project (YRAP)
  • YWCA