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John and Sandra Black’s philanthropy is directed to meeting Hamilton’s greatest needs. They particularly like HCF’s research-based approached to understanding  community needs and the best way to meet them, as they discussed in this 2014 video.

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News and events

  • Read about how the Gibson and Landsdale neighbourhoods are using an HCF grant to put new life into local alleyways.

  • May 13, 2015

    What is President & CEO Terry Cooke reading? You can catch up with his personal top ten articles for the past two weeks here.

  • May 12, 2015

    Terry Cooke talks about Hamilton's art scene with Jeremy Freiburger, Stephanie Vegh and Trishia LeClair.  Watch it here (link may be available only to cable subscribers)

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