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.
Muttart Releases New Report – It’s Time to Go: A Self-Guided Workbook to assist with Nonprofit Organizational Closure
January 29, 2021
Discussions about closing down a program or charity have always been tough, but a new workbook released today by The Muttart Foundation may help organizations better understand the many considerations that go into a decision. The workbook was written by four students from Carleton University as their capstone project to obtain their Master of Philanthropy…
Muttart Releases New Report – Paths Forward in Financially Troubled Times: A Restructuring and Insolvency Guidebook for Charities and Non-profit Organizations
December 11, 2020
The Muttart Foundation, in collaboration with the law firm Miller Thomson LLP, has produced a resource to assist groups in coping with the financial hardships that are now upon them. Paths Forward in Financially Troubled Times – A Restructuring and Insolvency Guidebook for Charities and Non-profit Organizations is now available through the Foundation’s website. The…
Muttart Releases New Report – An Examination of Regulatory and Other Measures to Support Quality Early Learning and Child Care in Alberta
December 2, 2020
This report, commissioned by the Edmonton Council for Early Learning and Care and the Muttart Foundation, was written with the intent of promoting discussion about improving the quality of early learning and care in Alberta. It provides a comprehensive review of how jurisdictions can, and do, support quality in early learning and care through a…