Welcome to Durham Community Foundation

Durham's Vital Signs Report 2023

Durham Community Foundation (DCF) has released its inaugural Vital Signs Report, featuring insightful analysis of Durham Region's well-being, spotlighting key areas like housing, health, civic participation, and income.

This report, part of a national initiative by Community Foundations of Canada, portrays a story of growth, emphasizes housing challenges amidst population surges, and delves into pressing health concerns, notably mental health and pandemic-induced strains.

Durham's Vital Signs Report 2023 underscores the importance of community support, urging heightened engagement through volunteering, philanthropy, and civic participation.

Community report

The causes we care about, the time we invest, the people we bring together – all shape our communities now and for future generations
Community Report (PDF)

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Contribute to your community by donating to an existing forever fund (endowment fund) or by creating a new one tailored to your interests
Endowment funds

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Charity Reg. #: 898797931RR0001
2-157 Harwood Avenue North
Box 250
Ajax, Ontario
L1Z 0B6

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