Sources of Support

Philanthropic Initiatives

Philanthropic Initiatives with a focus on Indigenous people, communities and projects will be found here.

In this section, organizations that offer supports that may benefit students have been broken into categories.  

Click on the listings of individual organizations and explore which supports they offer. 

For each listing:

  • Click on the (+) symbol for organization  details, contact information and links where available.
  • You will  find links to the services the organization offers.

Philanthropic Initiatives


P: 1-855-463-7747
E: [email protected]

Box 5, Suite 100, 50 Generations Drive
Six Nations of the Grand River Ohsweken, Ontario Canada
N0A 1M0

Indspire is a national Indigenous registered charity that invests in the education of First Nations, Inuit and Métis people for the long term benefit of these individuals, their families and communities, and Canada. Our vision is to enrich Canada through Indigenous education and by inspiring achievement. In partnership with Indigenous, private and public sector stakeholders, Indspire educates, connects and invests in First Nations, Inuit and Métis people so they will achieve their highest potential.

Philanthropic Initiatives

Native Women’s Association of Canada

P: 613-722-3033
E: [email protected]

1-162 Du Mont-Bleu Blvd
Gatineau, Quebec Canada
R8Z 1K1

The Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) is a National Indigenous Organization representing the political voice of Indigenous women, girls and gender diverse people in Canada, inclusive of First Nations on and off reserve, status and non-status, disenfranchised, Métis and Inuit. An aggregate of Indigenous women’s organizations from across the country, NWAC was founded on the collective goal to enhance, promote and foster the social, economic, cultural and political well-being of Indigenous women within their respective communities and Canada societies.

Philanthropic Initiatives

Habitat for Humanity

P: 1-800-667-5137
E: [email protected]

Suite 403-477 Mount Pleasant Rd.
Toronto, Ontario Canada
M4S 2L9

We bring communities together to help families build strength, stability and independence through affordable homeownership.

Philanthropic Initiatives

Winnipeg Poverty Reduction Council

E: [email protected]

2nd Floor – 580 Main Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
R3B 1C7

The WPRC addresses the underlying causes of poverty by building and capitalizing on community strength.

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