About Us

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The Drayton Valley Community Foundation was established in 1994. It facilitates collaborative philanthropy by making powerful connections between donors and community organizations for the long term benefit of Drayton Valley and surrounding area.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Community Foundation?

In the simplest terms, community foundations are charitable organizations dedicated to improving communities in specific geographical areas. Foundations do this by pooling the charitable gifts of donors to create endowment funds and using the investment income to make grants.

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The Drayton Valley Community Foundation is a member of Community Foundations of Canada “ the national membership organization for the 191 community foundations across Canada.

Community Foundations Canada Fact Sheet