The Muttart Foundation is a private foundation which supports charities in Canada, primarily in Alberta and Saskatchewan.
Strengthening the Charitable Sector
The Muttart Foundation believes that Canada is best served through a strong, independent and interconnected voluntary sector. It also believes that foundations and other funders can help ensure the sector maintains and gains strength.
The Early years of a child’s life provide the foundation for development. A healthy birth, a nurturing home environment, and caring and supportive communities are critical in helping every child reach their full potential.
The Muttart Foundation, along with four other funders, is proving a grant to Carleton University for an exciting new initiative to gather near-real-time data about Canada’s charities. You can read more here.
Remarks to the Government of Alberta Standing Committee on Alberta’s Economic Future: Statutory Review of the Lobbyists Act
February 24, 2022
The Muttart Foundation presented to the Alberta Legislative Assembly’s Standing Policy Committee on Alberta’s Economic Future on the mandatory review of the Alberta Lobbyists Act. The Foundation is recommending the exemption for public benefit nonprofits remains intact.