Hamilton’s Economic Renaissance: A prosperity unevenly shared

Read the latest Vital Signs report from Hamilton Community Foundation, prepared by the Social Planning and Research Council of Hamilton.

Read the media release here.

Income disparity in Hamilton

Read Terry Cooke’s October 3rd editorial from the Hamilton Spectator – a prelude to the upcoming Vital Signs report.

Vital Signs TV

Ines Rios from the Immigrants Working Centre and Keith Monrose from Mohawk College are on Vital Signs discussing how Hamilton can create a welcoming community for newcomers.  Watch it here.

Miss the ABACUS info session for grantees?

  Watch it here.

ABACUS: Advancing post-secondary access

Thinking about applying for a grant? Check out these answers to some questions you may have about ABACUS proposals.

Getting There from Here

This report summarizes the research on early intervention programs that is behind Hamilton Community Foundation’s ABACUS: Advancing Post-Secondary Access initiative.  Download the report here.

ABACUS info session

The presentation from yesterday’s grantee information session for ABACUS: Advancing post-secondary access is now available here.  Keep checking back for more updates. 

Info session for ABACUS grant seekers

Organizations considering applying for these grants are invited to this session on August 10. Click here for more information.

New resources

Check out our research page for two new articles on HCF’s focus areas including post-secondary access.

Edith H. Turner Foundation Fund

The deadline for applications to the EHTF fund is November 20, 2015.  Details and application forms can be accessed here.