How your brilliant giving has changed our community for the better.

People in Burlington have been giving brilliantly since our inception in 1999. The difference they make has been reverberating through our community ever since. Here are some of their inspiring stories.

Donor & Fundholder Stories

A performing arts legacy

Local youth who dream of excelling in the performing arts have a reason to celebrate as the Burlington Foundation has launched the Mavis Pieczonka Memorial Fund for the performing arts. [...]

Grant Stories

Corporate Proud Supporters Stories

Volunteer Stories

Ron Foxcroft

Ron Foxcroft joined the Burlington Foundation Board of Directors in July 2014 and is currently the Chair of the Board of Directors of Burlington Foundation. Ron is chairman, founder and CEO of [...]

Rick Burgess

Rick Burgess is currently the Honorary Chair of the Share to Care Gala. He was on the Board from 2007 to 2012, serving as Chair from 2008 to 2010.  During that time he sat on several Board [...]

Jodi Younger

Jodi Younger is the Clinical Director, General Psychiatry & Addiction Services at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton. When Jodi was presented with the opportunity to represent St. Joseph’s [...]

Stephanie Fontaine

In January 2014 Stephanie Fontaine started volunteering at the Foundation once a week, helping with a variety of tasks like community research, event logistics, social media and office [...]

Community Impact Videos






Grant making Videos

Food for Kids

Danielle’s Place


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