Who We Are & What We Do

Our Vision

The Coquitlam Foundation envisions a community where quality of life is enhanced by residents and organizations creating lasting legacies by contributing to endowment funds that benefit a broad range of eligible organizations.

Our Mission

The Coquitlam Foundation encourages and supports creative, targeted philanthropy that builds a vibrant, sustainable, and healthy community.

Our Values

The Coquitlam Foundation is a catalyst and resource for philanthropy throughout our community. It is a vehicle for caring citizens who want to provide a benefit to our community in perpetuity.

The Coquitlam Foundation is:

  • community focused, meeting needs in the City of Coquitlam
  • caring, supporting service and compassion for the entire Coquitlam family
  • collaborative; bringing together public, private, and non-profit organizations
  • a catalyst for positive change

The Coquitlam Foundation is registered with Canada Revenue as a charitable organization.

Charitable Registration Number
890762347 RR0001

Since the Foundation was created in 1992, the committed volunteers who run the Coquitlam Foundation have worked with generous, far-sighted donors to invest wisely, build the endowment funds and successfully bring more than six million dollars to support important community projects and local students in need.