Areas of Interest:

To continue the interests of the founder, primary emphasis is on programs and projects for people with intellectual disabilities.

Grant Information:

Grants are largely made to charitable organizations in Ontario whose programs or projects fall within The Foster Foundation’s areas of interest. Grants are not normally made for operating funds, personnel or to individuals.Grants range from approximately $2,000 to $30,000, many on a matching grant basis.

Application Procedure:

Proposals should include a concise but fully detailed outline and budget for the project or program for which funds are being requested, as well as some information regarding other fundraising initiatives. Please include a list of your current Board Members and most recent audited financial statement. Video files in an online format highlighting program activities are welcomed. Please complete the application form below and include it with your submission.

Applications and supporting documents can be submitted by email to:

Deadlines for semi-annual review of submissions are April 15th and October 1st.


Grant Reporting:

Project Reports help The Harry E. Foster Foundation to gauge the impact of funded activities and understand the challenges and successes of the organizations we support.