Donate to any of these funds online. If you have any questions contact us at 519-637-8230 or by email tcarroll@escf.ca.

Donate To Fund

Fund Name Description
Unrestricted
Community Fund Donate to the Community's greatest needs.
Operations Continuing operations for the Foundation office.
Managed Funds
Elgin County Railway Museum Managed Fund Support restoration plan for the museum
St. Thomas Elevated Park Project Fund Help us complete the Elevated Park. All donations are appreciated and will receive an official tax receipt. Donations of $2000 or more will include a personalized plaque on site. You will be contacted with details.
Agency Fund
Elgin Children's Foundation Fund Ongoing support of programs and operations
Elgin St. Thomas Community Foundation Endowment Fund Ongoing support of programs and operations
Family YMCA of St. Thomas - Elgin Endowment Fund Ongoing support of programs and operations
Pearce Williams United Church Christian Centre Endowment Fund Ongoing support of programs and operations
YWCA of St. Thomas-Elgin Fund Ongoing support of programs and operations
Donor Advised
Bud and Melba Marr Fund Support charities focus on healthcare, community and youth
Colchester Fund Support local and regional charities
#ivegotyourback911 Fund Support charities focused on first responders mental health.
Jaden Ella Wood Memorial Fund Scholarship/grant to support sick children
Janet and Marion Morgan Environmental Fund Support environmental , animal welfare and wildlife protection
Jean and Fred Biehl Fund Support environmental and animal welfare protection
Jim O'Grady Legacy Fund Support registration and equipment for children in sporting activities
Joanne Brooks Community Fund Support local charities and projects
June Evangeline Anne Horton Fund Support animal welfare, kidney disease, ballet and other
Kiwanis Club of St. Thomas Endowment Fund Promote healthy living and active lifestyles in children
Kohler Family Community Fund Support local charities and projects, provide scholarships
Marg and Harold Carroll Fund Support local and regional charities
McGregor Morris Fund Support arts in public places
Nancy, Jim and David Douglas Fund Support specific charities
Parks and Recreation/Pinafore Endowment Fund Maintain St. Thomas parks and recreation heritage
Sweetgrass Fund Support local charities and projects to build community
Thomas C. Fox Fund Support Elgin County charities
Turnberry Fund Support local and regional charities
Donor Advised-SF
Costello Music & Storytelling Scholarship Fund Celebrates music and storytelling performers through scholarships
Dennis Redman Memorial Scholarship Fund Post Secondary education in firefighting and emergency services
Elgin CFDC-Helen LeFrank Scholarship Fund Scholarship for youth interested in business and/or entrepreneurial disciplines
Donor Designated
Howard and Alice Williams Fund Focus on Education
Donor Designated-SF
St. Thomas Elgin Tourist Association Scholarship Fund Post secondary education to support travel and tourism
Field of Interest-SF
Active Living Scholarship Fund Post Secondary education in the area of physical activity
FlowThrough Funds
Elgin Welcome Fund Support resettlement services and support for Syrian refugees
Other Funds